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Democracy Prep schools are schools of choice. We believe we can serve any child who chooses to enter our lottery, regardless of race, economic situation, special education status, nationality, previous academic record, or anything else.

Our NYC 2017-2018 application is now live!

APPLICATIONS

Thank you so much for your interest in Democracy Prep Public Schools! The 2016-2017 school year is underway, and we are proud to have more than 5,000 citizen-scholars at our schools!  

ABOUT THE LOTTERY PROCESS

New York: The lotteries for our schools are held in April of each year. Students are given a preference in the lottery if they live in the Community School District in which a Democracy Prep school is located.We currently have schools located in New York Community School Districts 4, 5, and 9. Applying siblings of students enrolled at a Democracy Prep school are also given preference for a seat at that school.

Washington, D.C.: The lotteries for our schools are held in April of each year. Applying siblings of students enrolled at Democracy Prep Congress Heights are given preference for a seat at the school.

Camden, NJ: The lotteries for our schools are held in March of each year. Applying siblings of students enrolled at Democracy Prep Freedom Prep are also given preference for a seat at that school.

Baton Rouge, LA: The lotteries for our schools are held in April of each year. Applying siblings of students enrolled at Democracy Prep Students are given a preference for a seat at the school.

 

QUESTIONS

For questions regarding the application for New York City, please email EnrollNY@DemocracyPrep.org or call 347-640-3777.

For questions regarding the application for New Jersey, please email EnrollNJ@DemocracyPrep.org or call 609-820-6004.

For questions regarding the application for Washington, D.C, please email EnrollDC@DemocracyPrep.org or call 202-503-4451.

For questions regarding the application for Baton Rouge, LA, please email EnrollBR@democracyprep.org or call 225-364-6812.

Please Note: Unfortunately there are thousands more students who choose to apply to Democracy Prep than available seats. We admit students by random lottery. To advocate for more seats in New York, Camden, and D.C. and Baton Rouge, click here.