School Application

Apply to Thorp

Want your child to attend Thorp? 

If you want to apply online for a student who will be entering kindergarten through eighth grade; you can request a Personal Identification Number (PIN) at the CPS online application site, http://www.apply.cps.edu.

Applications are generally accepted from the first week in October to the second week of December.
Thorp Scholastic Academy is a magnet school. The Office of Access and Enrollment manages the application, selection and notification process for magnet schools, magnet cluster schools, and open enrollment schools, all of which can be applied to using the Standard Elementary Schools Application. All student placements are handled through the OAE Lottery, neither the principal or any other staff can place students at Thorp.
If you would like to apply using a paper application, the applications are available on this website (click ‘Apply’ and ‘Application Materials’).

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