Paul Robeson Charter School, a free, lottery-based, open-enrollment charter school serving students from across Trenton in grades 4-8. PRCS offers a rigorous college-prep curriculum where students are provided double reading and double math time to ensure they are prepared for the best high schools and colleges. In addition, Paul Robeson offers courses in science, social studies, art, physical education and more. The Paul Robeson Charter School approach to academics is designed to meet students where they are to ensure that all students can succeed.
1. Application for Admission – Complete and submit the application in person, by mail or by fax no later than February 27, 2019 by 4:00 PM. Spots fill up quickly! Our contact information is listed at the bottom of this page.
2. Lottery – Because we are not selective, if there are more applicants than spaces available, students will be entered into a lottery and chosen at random. Entry into our lottery is contingent upon the application being complete and submitted by February 27, 2019 by 4:00 PM. Paul Robeson’s lottery will be held on February 28, 2019 at 4:00 PM. Students not selected in the lottery will be placed on our waitlist.
3. Enrollment – Acceptance/Waitlist letters will be mailed after the lottery on February 28. If a student is admitted, parents must submit the completed enrollment packet by the date listed on the letter and prior to the first day of school or the student’s seat will be forfeited. An acceptance letter does not guarantee enrollment.
We look forward to receiving your application. If you have any questions or would like more information please contact Cynthia Spotwood in the front office at (609) 394-7727 ext. 31101, ext. 31100 for Spanish, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.