Applications for most magnet school programs in Bibb County are available now and will be accepted till Nov. 15 for the 2014-15 school year.
Schools with specialty programs in the county, and the upcoming dates for their open house, are:
Alexander II Math & Science Magnet: Oct. 24, 6 p.m.;
Vineville Fine Arts Academy: Oct. 23, 9:30 a.m.;
Miller Magnet Middle School, Oct. 24, 6 p.m.;
Central High School (International Baccalaureate Programme and fine arts magnet): Applications available Jan. 6, 2014, and accepted through Jan. 31. Open house Jan. 11, 10 a.m. IB on-site essay, Feb. 15; fine arts interview and audition, Feb. 19;
Hutchings Career Center: Applications accepted until slots are no longer available; open house, Jan. 9, 4:30-6:30 p.m.;
Northeast Health Science Magnet: Oct. 28, 5:30 p.m.;
Southwest Law Academy: Oct. 23, 5 p.m.;
Westside Pre-Engineering Magnet: Nov. 12, 5:30 p.m.
Applications may also be picked up at the individual schools.
For more information, call 765-8583.