• Application to the Onslow Virtual School will follow the same procedures described in the video to the left.  Simply select "Virtual School 2021-2022" as your magnet school choice.

    Entrance into the Clyde Erwin DLI lottery in grades two through five may require additional information.

    Entrance into the Virtual School lottery is dependent upon qualifying academic and attendance criteria described below.

Magnet Schools

  •  Entry into the New Bridge Middle, Clyde Erwin Elementary, Northwoods Elementary, and Onslow Virtual School magnet school lottery is available to the enrollment-eligible children of all Onslow County residents or in accordance with the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children.

     

    The Magnet School Lottery has been completed.

    Entrants have been notified of their status as either selected or waitlisted via email.

    Entrants can also check their dashboard by following this link.

    Timeline

    2021-2022 Magnet Schools

     

    • February 15, 2021 - Application portal opens
    • March 1, 2021 - Application portal closes
    • March 8, 2021 - Lottery selection
    • March 8, 2021 - Entrants notified of results via email
    • March 19, 2021 - Offer response due

    Onslow County Magnet Schools Seats Available via Lottery

    New Bridge Middle School

    Grade 6 - 70 (+30 added from waitlist on March 16, 2021)

    Grade 7 - 10

    Grade 8 - 20

     

    Northwoods Elementary School

    Grade K - 65

    Grade 1 - 40

    Grade 2 - 35

    Grade 3 - 20

    Grade 4 - 25

    Grade 5 - 30

     

    Clyde Erwin Elementary School

    Grade K - 50                                        Grade K DLI - 25

    Grade 1 - 58                                        Grade 1 DLI - 9   

    Grade 2 - 66                                        Grade 2 DLI - 15

    Grade 3 - 64                                        Grade 3 DLI - 15

    Grade 4 - 57                                        Grade 4 DLI - 15

     Grade 5 - 66                                        Grade 5 DLI - 25 

                                                                          

    Onslow Virtual School

    Grade K - 100                                        Grade 6 - 125

    Grade 1 - 100                                        Grade 7 - 125

    Grade 2 - 100                                        Grade 8 - 125

    Grade 3 - 100                                        Grade 9 - 170

      Grade 4 - 110                                        Grade 10 - 170

       Grade 5 - 110                                        Grade 11 - 170 

                                                                          Grade 12 - 170

     
    Our Magnet Schools are:

    Clyde Erwin Magnet School Logo

    Clyde Erwin Elementary Magnet School of International Studies and Cultural Arts 
    Grades K-5

    Please note that at Clyde Erwin Elementary Magnet (CEEM) there are two options. Some lottery slots are available in Spanish Language Immersion Classrooms and there are some slots available in traditional classroom settings. An applicant may put their child's name in the lottery for a Spanish Language Immersion slot, a traditional slot, or both.

     

    Northwoods Elementary Logo
    Northwoods Elementary Magnet School of Technology and Innovation 
    Grades K-5

    The focus of Northwoods Elementary Magnet School (NWEM) is on using a variety of technology to engage in Project Based Learning.

    New Bridge Middle Logo

        New Bridge Middle School

    For students in grades 6-8 at New Bridge Middle School (NBM), there is a focus on STEAM content and skills.  STEAM emphasizes science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics.

     

    OVES Osprey

    Onslow Virtual Elementary School (OVES)

    Onslow Virtual Elementary School is a full-time online Onslow County public school that partners with parents to provide students with an engaging, high-quality education in a remote learning environment.

     Students who wish to attend OVES for the 2021-22 school year must apply through the lottery process. Applicants need to meet the following entrance criteria be eligible for the lottery:

    • Students have 9 or fewer unexcused absences during the first semester.
    • For students in grades 3-5, the student must have passed 75% of his or her courses at the end of semester 1.
    • For students in grades K-2, the student can be no more than one year below grade level in Reading based on the iReady MOY diagnostic.
    • Exceptional Children students in grades K-2 will be exempt from the no more than one year below grade level in Reading criteria.
    • Students are required to have a dedicated, full-time learning coach.
    • Students must reside in Onslow County or be eligible to attend Onslow County Schools through the out-of-county approval process.

    OVES Osprey

    Onslow Virtual Secondary School (OVSS)

    Onslow Virtual Secondary School is a full-time online Onslow County public school that partners with parents to provide students with an engaging, high-quality education in a remote learning environment.

     Students who wish to attend OVSS for the 2021-22 school year must apply through the lottery process. Applicants need to meet the following entrance criteria be eligible for the lottery:

    • Students have 9 or fewer unexcused absences during the first semester.
    • For students in grades 6-12, the student must have passed 75% of his or her courses at the end of semester 1.
    • Students are required to have a dedicated, full-time learning coach.
    • Students must reside in Onslow County or be eligible to attend Onslow County Schools through the out-of-county approval process.