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Lottery & Waiting List

If, in combination with the number of applicants admitted in the primary application period, the number of eligible applicants exceeds the capacity of the program, class, grade level or building, eligible applicants in the second applicant pool shall have an equal chance of being admitted through a lottery.


Lottery Selection

If a lottery is necessary, it will be held at 5 p.m. at Collegiate High School (Building 340 on the NWF State College Niceville Campus).

Lottery Dates

  • Monday, March 6, 2023 (February applicants)

  • Monday, April 10, 2023 (March applicants)

Waiting List

The names of all eligible applicants participating in the random selection process and not admitted to the charter school will be placed on a waiting list in the order that the name was drawn in the lottery.


Once the applicant has been admitted to the school and has accepted the invitation to enroll, he/she is not required to apply to the school for future enrollment periods unless the student has officially declined to enroll or has officially withdrawn from the Collegiate High School at NWFSC.