The Online Application Process

Q. How long does it take to complete the online application process? Typically, the process should take approximately 10 minutes.

Q. What if I do not have access to a computer? Please visit your school or local library for computer access.

Q. Is there another way of submitting an application other than online? No, the application process is strictly electronic.

Q. Once I've submitted the application electronically, how will I know that the submission is successful? Once the application is completed online, you will receive a generated message based on the email address you provided when you created an account.

Q. Should I allow anyone else to use my account? It is the user's responsibility to protect the integrity of any information entered in the system. This includes but is not limited to passwords or personal information about you or your child. You must also agree not to share your login information or password with anyone except a parent or legal guardian.

Q. My account has been disabled because I've attempted to login too many times. Should I set up another account? No. You must call the Office for an administrator to assist you.

Selection Process
Q. Are students selected based on a first-come, first serve process? Students who apply on or before the Application priority date are considered for acceptance first. 

Q. When will parents be notified if they are selected for a program? Parents will receive notification by email beginning the first week of February. Notification is on a rolling basis thereafter.

Q. What if my child is not selected for a program? Students may request to be reconsidered once they have corrected areas of noted deficiencies.

Admission Criteria

Students must be enrolled in one of the sixteen member school districts to be eligible to apply for admissions to Penta Career Center. Students applying to attend Penta as a sophomore will begin an online applciation to complete a referral for a career assessment. Applying juniors and senior will complete the online applicaiton.