Magnet Schools Application Period is Currently Open
Please Note: Select schools with limited seats still available are still accepting applications on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please check with the individual schools for entrance requirements and availability.
The Academy of Information Technology (AOIT) a collaborative local effort of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools and industry corporations to prepare students to enter the field of Information Technology (IT) at the professional level. In addition to course work, students participate in field trips at the local, state and national levels, listen to expert guest speakers from the industry and participate in extracurricular and community service activities in the industry.
In order to be accepted into the Academy, an interested student at the ninth grade level needs to do the following:
A. Submit an application,
B. Meet several admission requirements (academic, attendance, attitude)
C. Have parental consent.
A minimum of 2.0 Grade Point Average in core academic subject areas (e.g. language arts, mathematics, science, social studies) and in conduct.
• All effort grades in core academic classes must be a “2” or higher.
• No more than 10 unexcused absences will be allowed for previous year.
• Recommendations may be required