Great by Choice - PGCPS

School Year 2019-2020 Specialty Programs Lottery Results

Haga clic aquí para ver los resultados de la lotería de los programas de especialización en español

The PGCPS Specialty Programs lottery for the 2019-2020 school year was run on March 22, 2019 and the results are available now!

You will receive a copy of your initial lottery results via US Postal Mail.
Placement and wait list letters will be mailed on a rolling basis beginning the first week of April. Please allow one week for the mail to arrive.
If you have not received a letter regarding your placement status by April 23rd, send an email to

You can view your current wait list status by entering your application number (ex. PGSPE123456) in the box below and clicking "Search."
Your application number can be found in the confirmation email you received when you submitted your application.

Placement offers are not shown in the results. Seat availability will not be provided.
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Enter your application number (example PGSPE123456):
NOTE: Students are identified in the search results by the last four (4) digits of their student identification number

If your child is on the wait list, you will receive notification (via US Postal Mail or the email address provided in your application) if a seat becomes available and your child is next to receive a placement.
Placement offers will be made until September 30, 2019.
Continuous updates will not be provided. Notifications will be made only when space becomes available.
Once your child receives a placement offer your child is automatically removed from the waitlists of any other specialty program selected on the application.

The Charter Schools Lottery is held separately and results are posted on the following web page:
The wait lists are handled by individual charter schools.