Applying to ELMS
All students must apply through the online application. The application process begins in early 2018 for the 2018-19 school year.
Criteria to Apply to ELMS
Based on a variety of academic and socio-emotional factors.
•Student must be a resident of the City of Syracuse.
•Student must be a current 5th grader entering 6th grade in September 2018.
•Successful completion of online application.
•Student demonstrates one or more of the following :
1. Strong interpersonal/leadership skills
2. An interest in being involved in project-based learning opportunities and working in small groups with peers.
3. Have other challenges or concerns that put the student at-risk for low academic performance or social isolation.
•Successfully participate in an interview.