ADMISSIONS

2019/2020 6th Grade Admissions

See below for more information about the 6th grade admissions process and timeline for 2019/2020

 

Process

All students who apply and are accepted during their 6th grade year will begin the program in 7th grade. Student cohorts will enroll full-time at Cabrillo Middle School for the 7th and 8th grades and will continue with their cohort at Santa Clara High School for 9th through 12th grades. Transportation assistance available.

The online application (strongly preferred) closes December 5th, 2019 at www.49ersSLI.com. Families who are unable to submit the application online may also submit a paper application to the Cabrillo Middle School main office no later than 3:30pm on December 5th, 2019.

Key Dates

10/10/19: Application opens
11/13/19 & 11/14/19: Information Sessions at Cabrillo Middle School Lab, 5-6pm
12/5/19: Application closes 
1/17/20:
 Semi-finalists invited to interview
1/23 - 1/24 & 1/27-1/29: Semi-finalist interviews
2/7/20: Accepted students notified
2/10/20: Mandatory Commitment Meeting
2/28/20: Accepted students commit to program

Who Qualifies?

  • Current 6th graders who live within the geographic area of Santa Clara Unified School District (If you are a current 7th, 8th, or 9th grader and live with in the Santa Clara Unified School District, please go to our transfer application information below)
  • Students with a strong academic record (overall GPA of 3.0 or higher, strong math and science achievement in 6th grade and readiness for Algebra in 7th grade)
  • Students willing and able to commit to the 6-year program from 7th through 12th grade.

Attend a Family Information Session

November 13, 2019 or November 14, 2019
5pm – 6pm
Cabrillo Middle School Lab
2550 Cabrillo Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95051

All information sessions will cover the same material and are offered on multiple evenings for your scheduling convenience

Apply for Admission

The online application (strongly preferred) closes December 5, 2019. Families who are unable to submit the application online may also submit a paper application to the Cabrillo Middle School main office no later than 3:30pm on December 5, 2019.

Questions?

For questions, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page. If your question is not answered there, you can contact us at SLIAdmissions@SVEFoundation.org

2019/2020 Transfer Admissions

See below for more information about transfer applications for 2019/2020

 

Process

All students who apply and are accepted will begin the program the following school year. Student cohorts enroll full-time at Cabrillo Middle School for the 7th and 8th grades and will continue with their cohort at Santa Clara High School for 9th through 12th grades. Transportation assistance available.

The online application closes on Thursday February 27, 2020 at www.49ersSLI.com.

Key Dates

2/27/20: Application closes
3/11/20 – 3/12/20: Semi-finalists invited to interview
3/16/20 – 3/19/20: Semi-finalist interviews
3/25/20 – 3/26/20: Accepted students notified
4/6/20: Accepted students commit to program

Who Qualifies?

  • Current 7th, 8th, and 9th graders who live within the geographic area of Santa Clara Unified School District.
  • Students with a strong academic record (overall GPA of 3.0 or higher, strong math and science achievement in current classes and readiness for Geometry H in 8th grade, Algebra 2 H in 9th grade, and Trigonometry H in 10th grade)
  • Students willing and able to commit to the remainder of 6-year program through 12th grade.

Apply for Admission

The online application opens closes Thursday March 27, 2020.

For further information about the program, transfer applicants and their families can contact us to arrange an informational meeting (SLIAdmissions@SVEFoundation.org)

Questions?

For questions, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page. If your question is not answered there, you can contact us at SLIAdmissions@SVEFoundation.org