The Health and Medical Science Academy at Monticello High School is one of three 'magnet' academies offered by Albemarle County Public Schools. All students in the ACPS division are eligible to apply for admission to the Health and Medical Science Academy.

To apply students will complete an interest in ACPS Academy Form.  (There is no longer formal applications for academy programs). The live link will open up Monday November 30th 2020 and be Due by Friday January 29th 2021. This form will be available on all Academy webpages and ACPS site as well to be completed electronically.

 All students for ACPS Academies will be selected through a Lottery process based on expressed interest in Academies and desire to attend. All Academies will fill available spots with this process. To be considered for a roster spot in any program, a student must complete the Interest in ACPS Academy Form by the deadline Friday, January 29, 2021.

 Families offered admission from the Lottery selections will complete an intent to attend decision verification to ensure that all available roster spots are utilized and schools can accurately register students for their Academy courses and appropriate high schools.

We have scheduled three Virtual Open Houses for the following dates:

November 19th 4:00-5:00
December 1st 6:00-7:00
December 9th 2:00-3:00

Register by clicking here to receive a zoom link to attend a virtual Open house. 

Middle School Virtual Visits 

Sutherland Academy Information Session
November 12, 2020 09:30AM

Jack Jouett Academy Information Session
November 20, 2020 09:00 AM

Walton Academy Information Session
November 20, 2020 09:00 AM

NOTE: Academy Admissions is limited to students that are part of the Albemarle County School System

While each academy is located in a different county school, any county student may apply and, if accepted, attend any academy.

Currently students who join an academy will become a student of the school in which the academy is housed and will attend that school each day (Shuttle service is available to transfer students from their districted high school to their academy site)