We are excited to share this important information about the upcoming lotteries.

All families who complete an application through SchoolMint by January 31st will soon be receiving an invitation to the lottery for the school to which they applied.  Please note-all invitations will be sent via your SchoolMint account.

LOTTERY (all lotteries will be held at the respective campuses. Attendance is not mandatory, but you are warmly invited to attend.)
*Astrozon Campus (JICES, JICMS, JICHS) – an invitation will be sent the fourth week of January to attend the lottery on February 7, 2018.
*Howard Campus (JICA) – an invitation will be sent the first week of February to attend the lottery on February 15, 2018.
*PTEC – if a lottery is necessary, an invitation will be sent the second week of February to attend the lottery on February 21, 2018.

  • Once you are notified through SchoolMint that you have received a spot, please respond within 24 hours to accept or decline the spot.
  • All offered spots not accepted by the deadline will be considered declined by the family and the student will be removed from our list.
  • If you receive a waitlist number, please stay encouraged as our waitlists can move quickly and check your SchoolMint account frequently so you can stay informed as you move through the process.

Please check your SchoolMint account frequently for additional information and communication from us. Thank you!

James Irwin Charter Schools
Admissions Department