Magnet School Application

Collage of students experiencing magnet schools in Norwich

Congratulations on your decision to apply to a Norwich magnet middle school! 

Apply by computer or mobile device.

Norwich Public Schools has added easy instructions on how to register and apply for a Norwich magnet middle school in multiple languages. Please select your language below:

Registration Instructions

Recap of Kelly STEAM and TM Global Studies

SchoolMint Application Links

for NPS Students and Non-NPS Students


All current NPS students have a SchoolMint account!

  1. Capture your account by clicking on the above button.
  2. In the login area, enter the email or cell phone number you provided Norwich Public Schools as contact information for your child.
  3. Click "Forgot Password" to claim your account credentials.
  4. A reset password link will be sent.


Any child who lives in the Norwich District (Norwich, Taftville, Yantic) can apply to a NPS magnet school.

Magnet Preferences

Students may only apply to one NPS magnet middle school of choice.

TM Global Studies Magnet Middle School
- Students who have a sibling attending the school.

Kelly STEAM Magnet Middle School
- Students who have a sibling attending the school. 
- Students who graduated from or will graduate from Wequonnoc.

Application Locations

Any Computer, Tablet or Smartphone

  • Online
  • ALL NPS Elementary Schools
  • ALL NPS Middle Schools
  • NPS Registration Center 
    (526 East Main Street)
  • NPS Central Office
    (90 Town Street)

Lottery Information

  • Application Window:
    January 1, 2022 (1:00 am) - March 31, 2022 (11:59 pm)
  • Lottery Draw: 
    Friday, April 8, 2022
  • Notification of Lottery Results & Lottery Offer: 
    Thursday, April 14, 2022
  • Lottery Offer Response Due: 
    Thursday, May 5, 2022 (11:59pm)

Notifications of acceptance are sent to the applicant's preferred method of communication specified in SchoolMint i.e. text or email. 

Families who submit an application after the deadline are applying to the lottery pool list for that school. Once all of the students who applied within the application window are placed, the lottery pool list is worked until the end of October.