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Junior ACT Testing

All Metro 11th grade students (MIT & MECHS) will be taking the ACT on Wednesday February 20th at our MECHS (Kenny Rd.) campus. Juniors should report no later than 7:45am. The middle school will have a normal, in-person school day. MECHS & MIT students not testing will complete virtual classes.

Metro 8th Grade High School Selection Form

Metro 8th graders will need to select which Metro High School they would like to attend in August 2019. The 8th Grade High School selection form was emailed directly to 8th grade families. The form is due on Friday February 22nd. Please check your email for a link to submit the form and contact Mrs. Burgett ( with any questions. Learn More ›

Personalized Learning.

Metro facilitates a personalized, student-focused educational experience that focuses on mastery and authentic application of coursework. Learn more about STEM

Technology-Friendly Environment.

Metro students learn in and through a one-to-one computing environment. One-to-One Computing

Project-Based Learning

Students work individually and in groups to produce meaningful evidence of their learning. Learn More ›

Not your Average High School.

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math are at the heart of Metro's core academic focus. Learn More ›

STEM Focused.

Metro is a small, intellectually vibrant public STEM school option open to students throughout central Ohio.  All Metro students engage in a personally relevant and academically rigorous curriculum within a safe and trusting environment.


All Metro enrollments are through a non-selective lottery process. Our lottery is conducted each March for the following fall.

The application deadline for our initial lottery drawing for the 2019-2020 school year is February 17. Students applying by the deadline will be included in the lottery for open seats. Applications received after the deadline will be placed on a waitlist. We will pull from our wait list for subsequent lottery drawings once the pool of applications received by the deadline is exhausted.

Lottery results will be sent by email in March. Students applying by the deadline will receive notice of their status at the parent/guardian email address provided on the application.

Simply click here to begin the application

Information Sessions

Want to learn more before applying to Metro Schools? We will be hosting Information Sessions (Open Houses) for new applicants and their families on the following dates; no registration required!

High School Sessions:

Tuesday, November 13 at 6:00 pm at Metro Early College High School, 1929 Kenny Road

Tuesday, November 27 at 6:00 pm at Metro Institute of Technology, 303 S. Grant Street

Saturday, January 12 at 10:00 am at Metro Early College High School, 1929 Kenny Road

Middle School Sessions:

Thursday, November 29 at 6:00 pm at Metro Middle School, 1929 Kenny Road

Saturday, January 12 at 10:00 am at Metro Middle School, 1929 Kenny Road


School Tours

Families are welcome to schedule a school tour to learn more about our programs. Submit a tour request by clicking on “Contact” in the top banner, then on “Schedule a Tour” in the drop-down menu. Be sure to indicate if your interest is in Metro Middle School, Metro Early College High School, or Metro Institute of Technology so that we can arrange the appropriate tour.


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8th Grade Choice Presentation – February 2019

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IMPORTANT – MS Schedule Change – Tuesday February 5th

Important Notice for Metro Middle Schools Parents: Due to the impact of weather related virtual days last week, we are changing the middle school schedule for February 5 to a FULL DAY instead of a noon dismissal. * The morning will be our Career Fair, followed by a modified J-Term class schedule in the afternoon. *...

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