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2019-2020 Enrollment

How Do I Apply?
We are excited that you are considering Urban Discovery Academy or IDEATE High Academy! Please explore the entire website to learn about the UDA (Urban Discovery Academy) experience. Information about IDEATE High Academy is located on the following website: https://ideatehighacademy.com.
Lottery Information
  • Students who are new to Urban Discovery Academy/IDEATE High Academy must complete a new student application form through SchoolMint; enrollment applications do not roll over and must be submitted each school year.
  • The UDA and IDEATE lottery will be held on March 15, 2019, at 9:00am at Urban Discovery Academy (840 14th Street, San Diego CA 92101).
  • If you are applying for multiple children, please submit one application per child and indicate any sibling name(s) and grade(s) on the sibling line on EACH form, including both UDA and IDEATE siblings. This step is very important as siblings get priority in the lottery.
  • All parents who are selected in the lottery will be notified by email the day of the lottery. All other parents will receive an email with their waiting list number.
  • You must re-apply every year if your child is not accepted.
  • All enrollment applications must be submitted before the deadline, February 28, 2019 at 4:00 pm. Any applications received after this date will go on the wait list in the order received.
Age Criteria
  • Students who are applying for kindergarten must be at least 5 years old on or before September 1, 2019. We do not make exceptions to this rule. 
  • Students who are applying for Transitional kindergarten must turn 5 years old between September 2, 2019 and December 2, 2019. We do not make exceptions to this rule.