Specialized Academic Programs

  • For general questions:

    Vee Pryor,
    special programs manager
    (859) 381-2105

    Coming up:

    Program Information Night is Sept. 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. at host Frederick Douglass High School. 


    The window typically is Sept. 12 through Oct. 23 for the following school year. It's not a first-come, first-served system. Applications may be submitted anytime during the window, and all receive equal consideration. Note: Some programs might have specific applications or different deadlines; please check their webpage for the latest.

    Online application

    FAQ in English 

    FAQ in Spanish

  • Note: FCPS reserves the right to make changes to application and entrance requirements for all programs offered throughout the district.

    Web tip: The URL shortcut to this page is fcps.net/specialized