With 210 employees and more than 1,900 students, Piedmont Community Charter School is the 4th largest brick & mortar charter school in North Carolina. Enrollment begins with our lottery application. The application window for the 2023-2024 school year will open on January 1, 2023. At that time, instructions will be posted here about the Lotterease system. View our Enrollment Lottery Process presentation here.
January 1, 2023 – Application window opens for the 2023-24 school year
March 31, 2023 – Application window closes at 3pm. Applications submitted after this date will automatically move to the wait list.
April 3, 2023 – The 2023-24 lottery will be livestreamed on our YouTube channel at 1pm.
You can view our livestreamed 2022 lottery here.
WHAT SHOULD MY LOTTERY PREFERENCE GROUP BE?
Enrolled Sibling, Single Applicant – You already have one or more students who currently attend PCCS this school year and would like to enroll one new child for the next school year.
Enrolled Sibling, Applicant Sibling – You already have one or more students who currently attend PCCS this school year and would like to enroll more than one new child for the next year school year.
Single Applicant – You do not currently have any children who attend PCCS and have one child you would like to enroll at PCCS for the upcoming school year.
Applicant Sibling – You do not currently have any children who attend PCCS and have more than one child you would like to enroll at PCCS for the upcoming school year.
Applicant Sibling Twin, Primary Surname – You do not currently have any children who attend PCCS and you have twins you would like to enroll at PCCS for the upcoming school year. Twins are treated as one application and are listed under the primary surname.
Applications will still be accepted after the lottery. They will be placed on the waiting list as they are submitted. If you have any questions about student records or enrollment that this website can not answer, please feel free to call Anne Mallonee at (704) 349-4640 x4650 or Connie Ravan at (704) 659-4808 x4317 or Jill Chastain at (704) 659-4808 x1116.
Admissions are open to all students who live in North Carolina and there is no tuition. Piedmont Community Charter School is non-sectarian and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, disability, or national origin. We make every effort to recruit students and teachers from all segments of our community, so that our school will reasonably reflect the ethnic diversity of the population of Gaston County.