Enrollment: 2019-20 School Year
We currently have openings in grades K and 2-5 for students residing
outside of the Allentown School District for the 2019-20 school year!
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As a public charter school, enrollment is by lottery for each grade level. The enrollment process is outlined below. If you are interested in a tour or in enrolling your child, click this link to Contact Us.
As a regional charter school, we accept all Pennsylvania students. There is no audition or interview required. To register or be added to a waiting list, parents must provide: a valid state identification card with photo (such as driver's license), 2 proofs of residency*, the child's birth certificate and immunization records.
Transportation: Students residing in a public school district located within a 10 mile radius of Allentown School District (ASD) will be provided transportation by their home district. Students residing within Allentown School District may qualify for transportation if they live beyond the 1.5 mile boundary for walkers.
Class Size: We have four classrooms at each grade level and will enroll up to 80 students per grade level. Arts Academy ECS has an agreement with ASD regarding an enrollment cap of 350 ASD students.
Students are enrolled by grade level
1. Siblings of students who are currently enrolled at AAECS, living in the same address.
2. Students from Allentown School District (our chartering district) if enrollment is under the ASD cap.
3. Students from other school districts. Note: if there is a waiting list of ASD students due to the enrollment cap, ONLY students from other districts may enroll.