Metro Early College High School

Applying to Metro Early College HS

Metro Early College High School is accepting applications for 9th grade students to begin January 2019 (second semester of current school year) and fall of 2019 (2019-20 school year). The application will be available in mid-November. Application deadline for next year’s lottery is February 17, 2019.

About Metro

Metro Early College High School is a small, intellectually vibrant, Ohio public STEM high school open to students in the state of Ohio. It is an early college program focused on problem-based learning with an emphasis on STEM learning practices (science, technology, engineering and math). Initially serving students from 16 Franklin County school districts, Metro now serves students from 29 districts all over the state.

Metro’s mission is turning college aspirations into reality through personal relevance, academic rigor and transformative relationships. Students engage in a curriculum that allows them to complete high school coursework at an accelerated pace and access professional internships and college coursework before graduation.


MECHS – Curriculum Night Fall 2017

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Metro – OSU College Credit Plus

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January Term 2017 MECHS Info Session

This presentation contains information about the concentrated five week term at Metro known as J-Term.


MECHS Information Session Presentation

Information Sessions for students applying to Metro Early College High School or Metro Institute of Technology are scheduled for Tuesday, November 13 at 6pm at 1929 Kenny Road; Tuesday, November 27 at 6pm at 303 S Grant Street; and Saturday, January 12 at 10am at 1929 Kenny Road. No registration is necessary.

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2015 – 2016 MECHS Orientation Presentation  

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MECMS Students Highlighted by NBC4 News

Mrs. Erika Reeves and several of our MECMS students were featured on NBC4 on Tuesday October 2nd to highlight the Smart Columbus Design Challenge.  Please check out the link below!

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