Student Application

Applications for 2019/2020 school year will be available soon!


EMSA is a free, public school. There are no admission exams or tuition costs to attend. We are enrolling Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd or 3rd grade in August 2018. Students must reside in the District U-46 boundaries.

All applications for the 2018/2019 lottery were due on Wednesday, April 4, 2018.
Our 2018/2019 enrollment lottery will take place on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.

Elgin Math & Science Academy Online Application/Waitlist Form:
EMSA 2018-2019 Application

You may also access the EMSA application via the SchoolMint app:

Apple Store – SchoolMint app               Android Store – SchoolMint app

Need help with the online application or need a paper form? Email us at or message us on Facebook

Interested families to contact us via email at, to learn more about Elgin Math & Science Academy Charter School and the process for admissions.