Program Specific

Magnet Schools by Academic Program

Printable single-page guide to Magnet Schools listed by Area and Program

The Arts

Citywide —

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

College Preparatory Program

East —

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

West —

  • Covedale School — grades 4-6 magnet
  • Pleasant Hill Academy -- grades 4-6 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 -- preschool 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 East  (located at Hyde Park School) — grades 3-6 
  • Cincinnati Gifted Academy West (located at Cheviot School)  — grades 3-6 (new program; opens August 17, 2016)

Montessori

East —

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

West —

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

Online Program

Citywide —

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

Paideia (py-day-uh)

East —

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

West —

  • Roberts Academy — grades K-8

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Citywide —

  • W. H. Taft School — preschool to grade 6

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