Program Specific

Magnet Schools by Academic Program

A printable single-page guide to Magnet Schools listed by Area and Program is available under Applying to Magnet Schools.

The Arts

Citywide —

  • The School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA) — grades K-6 magnet (7-12 high school) 

College Preparatory Program

West —

  • Covedale School — grades 4-6 magnet
  • Pleasant Hill -- grades 4-6 magnet

East —

  • Mt. Washington — grades 4-6 magnet
  • John P. Parker School — grades 4-6 magnet
  • Roselawn Condon School — grades 4-8 magnet

Foreign Language and Culture

Citywide —

  • Academy of Multilingual Immersion Studies (AMIS) — preschool to grade 8 (Spanish, English as a Second Language)
  • Academy of World Languages (AWL) — preschool to grade 8 (Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, English as a Second Language)
  • Bond Hill Academy -- kindergarten to grade 6 (French)
  • Fairview-Clifton German Language School — preschool to grade 6 (German)

Fundamental Academy

West —

  • College Hill Fundamental Academy — kindergarten to grade 6

Gifted

Citywide —

  • Cincinnati Gifted Academy (located at Hyde Park School) — grades 3-6 

Montessori

West —

  • Dater Montessori — preschool to grade 6
  • Parker Woods Montessori — preschool to grade 6

East —

  • North Avondale Montessori — preschool to grade 6
  • Sands Montessori — preschool to grade 6

Online Program

Citywide —

  • Cincinnati Digital Academy — grades K-6 magnet (7-12 high school)

Paideia

West —

  • Roberts Academy — grades K-8

East —

  • Silverton — preschool to grade 6
  • Woodford — preschool to grade 6

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Citywide —

  • W. H. Taft — preschool to grade 6

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