Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I join the academy if I am not zoned to go to Park Vista High School?

  • I don't live in Palm Beach County, can I apply?

  • If I am already zoned to Park Vista, do I have to apply to be in the Academy?

  • When is the deadline to apply?

  • What if I turn in my application to another school and then I realize I really want to attend Park Vista?

  • What are the requirements to get into an academy?

  • Can I play sports or join the band?

  • Can ESE or ELL students apply?

  • Can I use my McKay Scholarship to get into an academy?

  • Where do I apply?

  • If I don't have access to a computer, how do I apply?

  • Is there anything I can do to increase my chances of getting in?

  • Should I send a resume or letters of recommendation for my child?

  • How many students are chosen for Park Vista Academies?

  • When do I find out if I got in?

Contact Us

  • Choice Online Application  - Applications are currently closed.

    Who do I contact for help?
    The Choice Programs Department can help you with the application or computer issues. 561-434-8755. Visit their Choice Programs webpage for more information.

    Specific Park Vista questions should be directed to:
    Nikki Lanier, Academy Coordinator
    Park Vista High School
    7900 Jog Road
    Lake Worth, FL 33467
    Ph: (561) 491-8431