Applying to Disney Magnet

Disney students are selected by CPS lottery. There are separate proximity and sibling lotteries. Applications are taken annually, during the fall for the following school year.

For more information please visit the CPS Magnet Programs website


 Preschool Application FAQ:s: (Click on the question to reveal the answer)

Tuition Based Pre-School application 2014-2015

1] How do I Apply To Disney?

The window for application for admission for the 2014-2015 school year is October 1, 2013 through December 13, 2013. Selection notifications will be made by CPS in mid-March


2] When can I tour Disney?

Preschool tours are scheduled every Tuesday morning at 9am. Two Open Houses for selected students for 2014-2015 will be scheduled for in the spring of 2014


3] Does Tuition Based Preschool replace Disney's free preschool program?

Tuition Based Preschool is in addition to our Ready to Learn, half-day preschool program.


4] What is the cost of Tuition Based Preschool?

Tuition for new students for the 2014-2015 school year will be $12,220, exclusive of meals. Meals may be purchased at the school or brought from home. A two-week, non-refundable deposit of $610 must accompany this application, along with a copy of the parent’s photo ID. Applications submitted without the deposit will not be considered.




Disney Magnet Application Information