•  Who is eligible for enrollment at T.S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School?

    T.S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School is open to all K - 5 students that reside in Calcasieu Parish. The art focus of our magnet program incorporates a variety of art instruction with core classes to create a unique educational experience. Entrance testing is in place to fill all open positions. All applicants that register for enrollment will be offered a testing date. Open positions will be filled according to the ranking of test scores. Testing will take place on site with all safety protocols in place. 

    Applications are accepted online this year! Visit this site between January 18th and February 18th. 

    REGISTRATION ENDED 2/18/2022. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO ADD A NAME TO OUR WAITING LIST.

    6/15/2022 UPDATE: Students that registered for grades 3, 4 and 5 received an email with a testing date and time. Emails will be sent for grades K, 1 and 2 only if positions become available. 

     

    Testing Dates:

    Monday, March 7th: Fourth and Fifth Grade

    Tuesday, March 8th: Second and Third Grade

    Wednesday, March 9th - Thursday, March 10th: First Grade

    Friday, March 11th - Tuesday, March 29th: Kindergarten

    *Additional testing dates will be added if necessary.*

     

     IMPORTANT TESTING INFORMATION

    1. Students should arrive 10 - 15 minutes prior to the start of their test.
    2. Students will enter the school at the COMMON STREET entrance. Parking is available in the car pick-up areas on Fall and Orange Streets. 
    3. Students will be screened upon arrival. Any student with fever or health concerns will be required to reschedule.
    4. Families are required to social distance while waiting.
    5. Parents/guardians are invited to wait in their vehicles while the test is being administered. Parents/guardians may leave. A return time will be shared with each testing group.
    6. All registered applicants will be tested by the end of April.
    7. Results will be sent out no later than May 6th.

    *Applicants will not come in contact with current students on our campus.

    *Required documents for official school registration (birth certificate, social security card and shot record) will be collected when an open position is offered. Acceptance is dependent upon meeting all eligibility requirements. 



    Please review the documents linked below for eligibility requirements and specific testing information.

     

    KINDERGARTEN TESTING INFORMATION

    GRADES 1 - 5 TESTING INFORMATION