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If you are a public, private, parochial, charter, or home school student, who resides in one of the below ECA districts you can contact ECA or your home district for more information. If you do not currently reside in these districts, you may still be able to participate in the program through School of Choice, where available.


  • Ann Arbor Public Schools

  • Chelsea Public Schools

  • Dexter Community Schools

  • Lincoln Consolidated School

  • Manchester Community Schools

  • Milan Area Schools

  • Saline Area Schools

  • Van Buren Public Schools

  • Whitmore Lake Public Schools

  • Ypsilanti Community Schools

If the number of applicants exceeds the number of available slots, a lottery is conducted in accordance with the procedures established by the WEOC Joint Steering Committee. In addition to the required grade level, all applicants will be required to complete a series of skill assessments, participate in a student/parent interview, and complete other ECA requirements.

Attention Parents & Students:

The ECA & ECA Academy enrollment for the 2022-2023 school year is now open! Online applications can be submitted by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button below.

Online applications should be submitted by February 18, 2022, to be included in the initial enrollment lottery. The ECA & ECA Academy will still accept applications after February 18, and students will be accepted into the program based on open enrollment slots per district.

Please email Mrs. Jackson for more information.


ECA Enrollment Information