Accelerate Application Timeline*

Applications will be available online starting October 1, 2017, for students who are currently in the 9th grade and attend a participating school in an Accelerate partner district. The deadline for all applications is Thursday, February 15, 2018.

  • Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Application opens to students
  • Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Open House on GSSM's campus (10am - 12:30pm)
  • Thursday, February 15, 2018 - Deadline for application, including essay, proof of legal residency, signed acknowledgment forms, guidance counselor and teacher evaluations, transcripts, and test scores
  • March 2018 - Interviews and math assessments take place at schools during the month of March
  • Friday, April 27, 2018 - Applicants will be notified of their applications' status by email and U.S. postal mail
  • June 24 - June 29, 2018 - Base Camp for incoming Sophomores (mandatory)

*These dates are subject to change.