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How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in CHAMPS Charter High School! Charter schools are open to ALL students and are committed to serving a student body that reflects the local community. As schools of choice, all charter schools are open to any student who wants to apply, regardless of where he or she lives, space permitting. Charters schools are public schools. They are non-sectarian, tuition-free and open to any student who wishes to attend. Choice is a powerful tool for parents seeking access to quality education for their children. Because CHAMPS is open to all students, we employ a lottery system to manage admissions. Please see the information on this page and on our FAQ page for more.

2018-2019 Applications for All Grades

Applications for the Spring 2019 are available now! An updated transcript is required to be considered for transfer to CHAMPS from another high school, and admission is contingent on availability in the classes required.


2019-2020 Applications for 9th Grade

Applications for the 9th-grade lottery are available now! Apply using the link below before February 19, 2019 to be eligible for the lottery drawing on February 22, 2019. 9th-grade applications received after the deadline will be ineligible for the drawing, but will be placed on a waitlist in the order they are received.


2019-2020 Applications for Grades 10-12

10th-12th-grade Applications for the 2019-2020 school year are not yet available.  Applications will be opened after the 9th-grade lottery has been completed. An updated transcript is required to be considered for transfer to CHAMPS from another high school, and is contingent on availability in the classes required.



Please contact the Admissions office if you have any difficulty with the
online application. We are here to help! 818-994-7614


In order to begin the application process, please create an account on our admissions portal (a one-time process that will allow you to submit applications for multiple students within your household). Each application will be pre-populated with your data, saving time and reducing errors. You can save your progress at any time if you need to stop in the middle of an application. Applications are available in English and in Spanish. You can create an account without submitting an application, if you would like to be on our mailing list to receive updates.

Admissions Office Hours:

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM - No Appointment Necessary

818.994.7614 ext. 210 or 211 (If you need a more convenient time, please schedule an appointment by emailing


Enrollment Preferences



Preference is given to residents in the Los Angeles School District.


Students who are currently enrolled in or who reside in the elementary school attendance area of the public elementary school in which CHAMPS Charter High School of the Arts is located.



We offer sibling privilege of enrollment through the lottery. This privilege is extended only to families that have multiple children concurrently enrolled in the same enrollment year. All siblings must still submit applications using the appropriate grade-level application. Sibling applicants who apply after the lottery will be placed on the waitlist.

For additional admissions questions or concerns, please contact:

Renee Rodriguez (Director of Finance & Enrollment)

Gay Freebern (Admissions Coordinator)