PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION BELOW BEFORE BEGINNING THE APPLICATION PROCESS.

Deadlines:

  • For grades 1-11, the deadline for applying for inclusion in the lottery is January 27, 2021. All applications received after the lottery will be placed at the bottom of the waitlist within the appropriate priority group.
  • For grades 1-11, Placement testing is required of all applicants grades 1-11. Families that complete testing within two weeks of the lottery or submittal of an application if after the lottery has been run will be given priority placement over those families who have not completed testing. Regardless of their spot on the waitlist.
  • Kindergarten applications are ordered by date of receipt within the priority group.
  • Kindergartners do not take a placement test.
  • All applicants no matter their priority grouping will be provided a lottery number on lottery day. Offers of enrollment are sent separately after the lottery numbers have been assigned.
  • Kindergartners must be 5 years of age on or before October 1st of the school year for which you apply. For example, to apply for the 2025/26 school year, your child must be 5 years old, on or before October 1, 2025, in accordance with the Colorado Department of Education guidelines.

Application Submission Requirements:

  • Application process completed online
  • Submit documentation for IEP, Section 504, ALP or any other student services plan to the enrollment office. Fax 719-634-4180 or Janet.Lalone@TheVanguardSchool.com
  • Students applying for grades 1-11 must submit a recent standardized reading result with their placement test Ex. DIBELS, CSAP, ITBS, STAR, SOL, etc.
  • Students applying for grades 7-9 must submit a recent report card with their placement test
  • Students applying for grades 10-11 must submit an unofficial transcript with their placement test
Enrollment Requirements:
  • Proof of Cheyenne Mountain School District 12 residency upon enrollment (if applicable)
  • Copy of immunization record upon enrollment
  • Copy of birth certificate upon enrollment

Eligible Residents: Any student residing within the Cheyenne Mountain School District 12 will receive

priority waitlist placement, however, we welcome applications from all school districts.

Transportation: Transportation is not provided.