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    Thank you for your interest in applying to Cleveland Early College High School
    at John Hay Campus, a C.M.S.D. criteria school.

    Items needed to complete application

    All Students (Required):

    • Complete application at the Cleveland Early College application portal link. Be sure to select Cleveland Early College at John Hay
    • Year to date Report Card for 8th graders applying to 9th.
    • Transcript for students applying for 10th, 11th, and 12th
    • Attendance Records (may be included on report card)
    • Standardized test scores. Ohio State test scores and NWEA(MAP) scores are preferred
    • Two staff email addresses such as Teacher or Administration. The portal will email your selected staff a recommendation form to complete



    After applying, students must enroll with the district at the Board of Education.

    Board of Education
    1111 Superior Ave
    Cleveland, Ohio 44114
    Enrollment office (216) 838-3675

    • CMSD New Student Enrollment Form
    • Copy of Student's Birth Certificate
    • Student's Immunization Record 
    • Parent/Guardian Proof of Residency within 30-days
    • Parent/Guardian State ID or Driver's License  
    • If applicable: 504 Plan, Special Education documents (ETR & IEP) or Custody/Guardianship Documents

    For assistance, please reach out to our Admissions Coordinator, Ms. Erin LaFountain.

    (216) 838-8250