Specialized Academic Programs
Certain academic programs, some of which are not considered to be districtwide, offer specialized education within a school or are freestanding sites. See the links below for details, and please contact the program coordinator with specific questions. Note: Except for the three technical centers, these opportunities are open only to Fayette County residents.
- Academy of Information Technology at Bryan Station High School; Lorie Daugherty, 381-3308
- Carter G. Woodson Academy; Jaynae Boateng, 381-3933
- Eastside Technical Center; Wade Stanfield, 381-3740
- Locust Trace AgriScience Center; Anne DeMott, 381-3990
- Martin Luther King Jr. Academy; David Moore, 381-4040
- Opportunity Middle College; Mark Sellers, 381-4233
- Pre-Engineering Program at Lafayette High School; Diane Remley and Laura Gravitt, 381-3474
- Pre-Engineering Program at Leestown Middle School; Ali Wright, 381-3181
- Spanish Immersion Program; Laura Roché Youngworth, 381-4749
- Southside Technical Center; Daryn Morris, 381-3603
- StationARTS at Bryan Station High School; Kelly Mayes and Lynn Schentrup, 381-3308
- Success Academy; Janice Wyatt-Ross, 381-3795
- The Learning Center; Chris Salyers, 381-0597
- The Stables; Rachel Baker, 381-4778
- Air Force JROTC at Bryan Station High; Greg Coker, 381-3308
- Army JROTC at Henry Clay High School; Brian Hunt, 381-3423
Online application | The window typically is Aug. 15 to Oct. 7 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.
Notification: All applicants will get word in mid-January that they are either accepted, wait-listed, or declined.
- Jan. 11–12: high school offers
- Jan. 13–14: middles school offers
- Jan. 15: elementary offers
If your family does not hear anything by the end of January, please email the special programs staff.
Web tip: The URL shortcut to this page is fcps.net/specialized