Pittsburgh Public Schools Magnet Information

Apply online today to complete your Magnet application.  Application is now live!  Click here.  

Existing PPS Parents:  If you are an existing PPS parent and already have your child enrolled in a PPS school, you will need your Home Access Center username and password to access the online Application.  Contact your school for this information. 
Non-PPS Parents:  If your son or daughter is currently attending a non-PPS schools, please complete a magnet application for students NEW to PPS. Click here to access that application.  

Magnet schools and programs allow students to pursue special interests, talents or career goals. Magnet schools are not neighborhood specific-so students who reside anywhere in the Pittsburgh Public School District can apply to attend.
The magnet application period for the 2017 – 2018 school year is now open.
The deadline for applications to be included in the magnet lottery is December 9th.
The deadline for applications to Pittsburgh CAPA was October 21st

Please don't hesitate to contact the magnet office if you have any questions: magnetoffice@pghboe.net or 412-529-3991

Magnet Program Descriptions and Locations:

School Name: Magnet Theme: Address: Phone Number:
Pittsburgh Allderdice High School Pre-Engineering 2409 Shady Ave,
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Pittsburgh Allegheny K-5 Traditional Academy 810 Arch Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Pittsburgh Allegheny 6-8 Traditional Academy 810 Arch Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12 Creative and Performing Arts 111 Ninth Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Pittsburgh Carmalt PreK-8 Science & Technology 1550 Breining Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15226
Pittsburgh Classical 6-8 Classical Academy 463 Chartiers Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA,15220
Pittsburgh Dilworth PreK-5 Traditional Academy (Art Focus) 6200 Stanton Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Pittsburgh Fulton PreK-5 French Emphasis 5799 Hampton Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Pittsburgh Brashear High School Teaching Academy 590 Crane Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Spanish Emphasis 601 Filbert Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Pittsburgh Linden K-5 Mandarin Chinese & German Emphasis (only accepting for Mandarin) 725 S Linden Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Pittsburgh Montessori PreK-5 Montessori 201 S Graham Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Pittsburgh Perry High School JROTC 3875 Perrysville Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15214
Pittsburgh Obama International Students 6-12 International Baccalaureate 515 N Highland Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Pittsburgh Phillips K-5 Spanish Emphasis 1901 Sarah Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) 1018 Peralta Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Pittsburgh Science & Technology Science & Technology 107 Thackeray Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Pittsburgh Sterrett 6-8 Classical Academy 7100 Reynolds Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Pittsburgh Milliones 6-12 University Focus 3117 Centre Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Pittsburgh Woolslair PreK-5 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) 501 40th Street, Pittsburgh,PA 15224 412-529-8800