Farmington STEAM Academy applications open Jan. 22

The five-day application window for families interested in sending children to Farmington STEAM Academy open on Monday, Jan. 22.

Farmington Public Schools’ only lottery-based School of Choice will grow from a K-7 to a K-8 building for the 2018-2019 school year. STEAM is an acronym for Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics.

Jon Aldred for Farmington Hills City Council

Interested families should attend an information session held Wednesday, Jan. 24, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the school, 32800 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills.

Applications will open at at 12:01 a.m. on January 22 and will close at midnight on January 26.

A private lottery will be held on Wednesday, January 31. Families will be notified of the results via email on February 16. Results will only be provided via email.

To learn more about the school, visit

Clarification: The phrase “lottery-based” was added to the STEAM Academy description.

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