NEWS BRIEF: Fulton County Magnet programs taking applications

High school magnets drawing applicants

Courtesy Atlanta Public Schools
Photo credit: Courtesy Atlanta Public Schools
Students in Fulton County who are interested in specific areas of study such as business, performing arts, or STEM have until Jan. 15 to apply online for admission to its specialized academic programs known as Magnet. Fulton County Schools will notify applicants regarding acceptance starting on Feb. 15. The district also has two new science, technology, engineering and math high schools: Global Impact Academy in Fairburn and FCS Innovation Academy in Alpharetta, for which applications are being accepted as well. fultonschools.org