Thank you for your interest in Creative Minds International Public Charter School!

As a DC public charter school, Creative Minds International is free and open to DC residents. CMI has Early Childhood, Elementary, and Middle School programs and serves students in preschool through 8th grade.

We accept applications through My School DC’s common application and lottery process. To apply, please visit These are the keys dates for the My School DC application process:

  • March 1, 2019: Application deadline
  • March 29, 2019: My School DC releases lottery results
  • May 1, 2019: Enrollment deadline for matched students

If you have additional questions about enrolling at CMI, please contact our registrar at or call the school at (202) 588-0370.