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Specialty and Choice Options

Information about each School Specialty and Choice program is listed below on this page, scroll down.

APPLICATION

The application for 2019-20 programs will be open November 16, 2018 - December 21, 2018.

Application link will be below on this page. Applications are online only. Best viewed on Mozilla Firefox browser.

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Applicants to DAVIS MIDDLE and HERITAGE HIGH must also schedule an Audition Time after filling out the application.  HHS Auditions/Artistic Reviews will be held in January 2019.  DMS Auditions/Artistic Reviews will be held in January 2019.

*Please note: Non-traditional programs such as Rockdale Career Academy, Rockdale Magnet School for Science and Technology, Rockdale Open Campus and Rockdale Virtual Campus are NOT included in this application process. Please see your school counselor for more information about these programs.

*If you need help accessing the applications, email us at rcpsinfo@rockdale.k12.ga.us, again, that is, r c p s i n f o @ r o c k d a l e . k 1 2 . g a . u s
*Please note: Beginning with the 2019-20 school year, RCPS will be putting a moratorium on Choice options at the elementary level. The district will be evaluating the resources and structure of the Specialty and Choice programs during this time. Existing Specialty programs at the elementary level will continue with students from within their attendance zone and students already in their programs.





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2019-20 Program Information

Updated flyers for 2019-20 coming soon.

•  Center for Technology and Engineering at Conyers Middle (Click here for PDF PDF icon).

•  Academy for Performing and Visual Arts at Davis Middle  (Click here for PDF PDF icon).

•  Academy for Pre-Medical Science at Edwards Middle  .

•  STEM Program for Environmental Studies at Memorial Middle .

•  Academy for Performing and Visual Arts at Heritage High  (Click here for PDF PDF icon).


•  Institute of Advanced Technology at Rockdale County High .

•  International Entertainment and Business Leadership Academy at Salem High

•  Rockdale Magnet School for Science and Technology






Open House Schedule

OPEN HOUSES for the 2019-20 School Specialty and Choice Programs will be held in October and November 2018. Families are strongly encouraged to attend an Open House night for more information about applications, requirements, or auditions and artistic reviews.

(PDF of Specialty and Choice Open House Schedule)
(PDF en Español, Especialidad Escolar y Elección, Fechas de Exposición Escolar)

Click here for PDF of 2018 Open House Schedule for 2019-20 RCPS School Specialty and Choice Programs



The Specialty and Choice Open House Schedule (listed by order of Open House date) is as follows:


Davis Middle School,
Academy for Performing and Visual Arts at DMS,
Grades 6, 7, 8.
Open House Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 5-7 p.m.
Address 3375 East Fairview Road, Stockbridge, GA 30281.
Phone 770-388-5675.
Website www.dms.rockdaleschools.org/specialty .


Conyers Middle School,
Center for Technology & Engineering at CMS,
Grades 6, 7, 8.
Open House Thursday, October 25, 2018, 5-7 p.m.
Address 400 Sigman Road, Conyers, GA 30012.
Phone 770-483-3371.
Website www.cms.rockdaleschools.org/specialty .


Rockdale Magnet School of Science and Technology,
STEM,
Grade 9. Eighth grade students who meet eligibility requirements.                
Open House Monday, October 29, 2018 for students from DMS and EMS.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 for students from CMS and MMS.
Private School and Home School students may attend either Open House date.
6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. both nights.
Address 930 Rowland Road, Conyers, GA 30012.
Phone 770-483-8737.
Website www.magnet.rockdaleschools.org .


Rockdale County High School,
Institute of Advanced Technology at RCHS,
Grade 9.
Open House Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Address 1174 Bulldog Circle, Conyers, Ga  30012.
Phone 770-483-5428.
Website rchs.rockdaleschools.org/specialty .


Memorial Middle School,
STEM Academy for Environmental Studies at MMS,
Grades 6, 7, 8.
Open House Thursday, November 1, 2018, 6-7 p.m.
Address 3205 Underwood Road, Conyers, GA 30013.
Phone 770-922-0139. 
Website www.mms.rockdaleschools.org/specialty .


Edwards Middle School,
Pre-Medical Science at EMS,
Grades 6, 7, 8.
Open House Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 5-7 p.m. 
Address 2633 Stanton Road, Conyers, GA 30094.
Phone 770-483-3255.
Website www.ems.rockdaleschools.org/specialty .


Open Campus,
Non-traditional High School,
Students may apply after attending 2 years of high school and a minimum of 5 credits.
Open House Thursday, November 8, 2018, 5 p.m.
Address 1115 West Avenue, Conyers, GA 30012.
Phone 770-388-5727.
Website www.oc.rockdaleschools.org


Heritage High School
Academy for Performing and Visual Arts at HHS,
Grades 9, 10, 11, 12.
Open House November 8, 2018, 6-7:30 p.m.
Address 2400 Granade Road, Conyers, GA  30094.
Phone 770-483-5428.
Website www.hhs.rockdaleschools.org/specialty .


Salem High School,
International Entertainment and Business Leadership Academy at SHS,
Grades 9, 10, 11, 12. 
Open House Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 6-7 p.m.
Address 3551 Underwood Road, Conyers, GA 30013.
Phone 770-929-0176.
Website www.shs.rockdaleschools.org/specialty .


Rockdale Career Academy, 
Career Technical and Agricultural Education,
Grades 9, 10, 11, 12.
Open House January 24, 2019, 5-8 p.m.
Address 1064 Culpepper Drive, Conyers, GA 30094.
Phone 770-388-5677.
Website www.rca.rockdaleschools.org .


Rockdale Virtual Campus,
Personalized Online and Blended Learning,
All middle and high school grades.
Please talk to your school counselor for information about RVC classes.
Address 1064 Culpepper Drive, Conyers, GA 30094
Phone 770-388-5677
Website www.rockdalevirtualcampus.com









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