• Admissions

    Applications for the 2020-2021 school year have closed. Only those applications submitted and completed between February 1, 2020 at and March 31, 2020 at 5:00PM CST were placed in the enrollment lottery held on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.

    The 2021-2020 enrollment lottery will be held during the first week of May 2021. If you have any questions, please email lotteryinfo@seasideschools.net. Applications for admission are accepted each year from February 1st to March 31st at 5:00PM CST for enrollment in the following school year through the lottery process. Only those applicants who submit complete and accurate applications by the March 31st deadline will be accepted in the enrollment lottery.  Applications may be submitted after March 31st through December 31st of each year for those wishing to join the waiting list. Applicants submitting after March 31st will be placed on waiting lists in the order of their submission by grade level.

    Prior to submitting an application, please read the Application and Admittance Policy. If you have questions about applications and admissions for the Seaside Schools, please contact us by email at lotteryinfo@seasideschools.net.  

    Applicants on waiting lists must reapply each year in order to be entered into the admission lottery. Pursuant to Florida Statutes and the Seaside School's charter, certain applicants are given an admission preference. Regardless of preference, all incoming students must submit a complete and accurate application for admission. Applicants are selected in the following preference order:

    1. Children of current employees of Seaside Schools
    2. Children of members of the Seaside Schools Board of Directors
    3. Siblings of currently enrolled students at Seaside Schools
    4. Walton County residents



    2020-2021 Enrollment Capacity

    Each year, the Board of Directors for The Seaside School, Inc., establishes the maximum enrollment capacity limits for both the Seaside Neighborhood School and Seacoast Collegiate High School in compliance with Florida's Controlled Open Enrollment Policy and approved by the Walton County School District. The maximum enrollment capacity for the 2020-2021 academic school is as follows:

    • Seaside Neighborhood School: 188
    • Seacoast Collegiate High School: 216