Based on our Charter Application and Georgia State Law, enrollment preferences will be given to:
- A sibling of a student enrolled in the school
- A student whose parent or guardian is a member of the governing board of the charter school or is a full-time teacher, professional or other employee at the charter school
- Students entering Kindergarten need to be age five (5) or older prior to September 1.
- Students entering 1st grade need to be age six (6) or older prior to September 1.
For students currently enrolled and returning to TMSA in the fall, Intent to Return forms were sent home in backpacks on Tuesday, January 14 and must be returned by Tuesday, January 28 to hold your child’s seat for the 2014 - 2015 school year. Siblings of returning students who wish to enroll for the 2014 - 2015 school year should also enroll during this pre-enrollment period.
For new students who wish to enroll for the 2014 - 2015 school year, Open Enrollment will be February 10 - 20. Applications will not be accepted prior to February 10. Prior to the first day of Open Enrollment, TMSA will provide the number of seats available in Open Enrollment for each grade. For each grade with seats available, all students who submit the necessary paperwork during Open Enrollment will receive an equal opportunity to attend TMSA. You must be a
During the Open Enrollment period, for each grade with seats available, if we receive more applications than spots available for a particular grade, a lottery will be held for the available seats. On Monday, February 24th the lottery for current siblings will be held in the mini-chapel at 10:00 a.m. of College Park First United Methodist Church (CPFUMC) and Tuesday, February 25th in the sanctuary of CPFUMC at 10:00 a.m. for applicants applying during open enrollment.
We will continue to enroll after the Open Enrollment period on a first come, first served basis. Once any particular grade is considered full then a numbered wait list will begin and continue through the start of the 2014 - 2015 school year. If the applications received during the Open Enrollment period for a particular grade do not exceed the number of available seats, all students will be accepted. All families will be notified in writing of acceptance or placement on the wait list.