Admissions: Important Dates



Virtual Open House

Due to COVID-19, Open House will be held via live webinar for the 2021–2022 school year.

Parents or legal guardians are encouraged to view one of the Open House sessions as vital information about our school philosophy, course offerings, and student and family expectations are discussed. Students are encouraged to view the presentation, but not required. All prospective families are welcome!


Virtual Open House Date & Times

January 30, 2021
Session 1: 9:00 am | Session 2: 10:00 am | Session 3: 11:00 am

Each session will cover all New West Charter programs: Middle School, High School, and NWC+.


Application Deadline

February 12, 2021 4:00 pm All applications must be submitted before the application deadline.



For those families who did not "attend" an Open House and/or did not turn in an application by the deadline, you may submit an application to our Waitlist by clicking HERE.


Verification Period

February 15–19, 2021   |   Via Email By 2:00 pm

Due to current health safety concerns, we are canceling on-campus verification and requesting email verification instead. If you are interested in updating any of your info and/or receiving your lottery number, please refer to the email sent to you for instructions. Lottery numbers will be sent on Friday, February 19 to all families who applied by the application deadline.


Virtual Admission Lottery

February 24, 2021 | 5:00 pm via webinar

If the number of applications exceeds the available space, a public lottery determines admission and/or waitlist status.

This year's Admission Lottery will be available through video conferencing only.

Lottery results will be available on the school website on Thursday, February 25.

Via Computer:
Click this link to join the webinar. Passcode: nwc21

Via iPhone one-tap:
US: +16699006833,,84037216185# or +13462487799,,84037216185#

Via Telephone:
Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 669 900 6833 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 929 436 2866
Webinar ID: 840 3721 6185

Notification of Admission Status

March 5, 2021 Admission letters and enrollment packets are mailed to admitted students.


Enrollment Deadline (New Students)

March 19, 2021 Admitted students must return the completed enrollment packet and its required documents to the school office. If the enrollment forms are not returned by the deadline, admission for that student is forfeited and an admission notice is mailed to the next student on the waitlist.


Admitted Students Virtual Tours (Accepted Students Only)

Virtual tours will take place in April. Families who have been admitted will receive more information via email.


Students Admitted from Waitlist

Students on the waitlist are notified by phone if a space becomes available starting in June. If the enrollment packet and required documents are not returned by the deadline noted on the admissions email, admission for that student is forfeited and an admission letter and enrollment pack is sent to the next student on the waitlist.