Kealing Middle School

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Applications for the 2024-25 School Year are now open!


You must reside within the Austin ISD boundaries in order to apply to the Kealing Magnet Program.



1. Parents of all students applying to Kealing must complete an Enroll Austin Application by February 6, 2024. You can access Enroll Austin via The Enroll Austin Application includes the following:

    • Report Card for Current Grade Level (end of Fall Semester 2023-2024 School Year)
    • One Teacher Recommendation from English or Social Studies
    • One Teacher Recommendation from Math or Science
    • STAAR Scores Spring 2023 (Math and Reading)

2. Review Student Video Guidelines & Upload Video Presentation HERE

3. Review Essay Admission Test Information & Register for a Testing Session HERE. Practice your essay skills HERE. You will receive an email letting you know that your request has been received. For the virtual essay opportunity you will receive a detailed email including a Zoom link 24-48 hours prior to your selected essay section. 


Admission decisions will be announced March 2024!