CAT-South Application FAQ

When does the application open/close? The application opens on October 12th, 2020, and closes on March 15th, 2021.  

Can I apply late? Yes, you can apply late, however, know that applications that are turned in on time are given priority.  

 

What do you look for in a CAT-South student? We will look at your grades, attendance, and behavior. Students at CAT-South are preparing for the professional world which is why all 3 areas are evaluated.  

 

Should I tell my homeschool counselor I am applying? YES! When you discuss class selections for next year please let your counselor know that you applied to CAT-South.  

 

Where do I apply? Go to catsouth.org, click on the application information tab and then select apply online now OR go to the following link: https://magnet.aacps.org/webapps/aacps_magnet/LogIn.aspx 

 

What is my username and password? Use the same information that you use to log in to your school computer! You can always contact the help desk if you need help resetting your password.  

 

How do I know that my application was received? You will get an email confirmation letting you know we received your application. Remember to hit SUBMIT once you have completed your application.  

 

When will I find out if I am accepted? Our team at CAT-South will review the applications in the Spring and letters/emails will be sent out during that time to let you know if you are accepted.