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Which documents are required?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

Birth Certificate A copy of your child’s birth certificate is required as proof of age and legal identity. If you do not have a birth certificate, please call Success Academy to submit an alternate document (e.g. baptism record, document from a government agency, etc.) for our Advisory team to review. Proof of Residency All Success... Read more

How do I upload documents to my application?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

Watch the video below to learn how to upload them to your application: To upload your documents, go to the application dashboard, click the drop-down menu called “What would you like to do,” and select “Upload and review documents.” Please note that we are unable to accept multiple file uploads for a single document requirement.... Read more

I’ve submitted an application, what do I have to do next?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

Your job is almost done! After the lottery, please prepare to take a few minutes to watch the below video containing important information about Success Academy, as well as upload the required documents. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us if you have questions. 1) Watch our Ready For Success video To begin, your... Read more

How can I change my ranking?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

Before mid-April please follow the below steps: Once logged in to the application dashboard, click the “Update Application” button next to your child’s name.  At the bottom of the page, click “Done Applying, go to Next Step.” You will be brought to the school rank page. Assign each school a number, where 1 is your... Read more

What happens if I applied for more than one child and school rankings are different on each application?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

We strongly recommend ranking schools in the same order on each child’s application. If a waitlisted sibling becomes accepted at a Success Academy school, siblings remaining on the waitlist for that school will receive a sibling preference at that location. While a sibling preference does not guarantee acceptance, it moves waitlisted siblings to the front... Read more

What happens if my child is accepted at a lower-ranked school?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

If your child is accepted at a lower-ranked school after having been accepted at a higher-ranked school, they will keep their seat at the higher-ranked school only. Your lower-ranked acceptance will be released and will be reflected on your application dashboard as “Accepted But Not Preferred.” Read more

What happens if my child gets accepted at a higher-ranked school?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

We can only reserve one seat for your child: at their highest ranked school. If your child is accepted to a higher-ranked school in a waitlist pull, they will lose their spot at their previously accepted, lower-ranked school (if they have one). You will be notified via email or a phone call that your accepted... Read more

Does ranking affect my child’s chance of being accepted?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

No. Your child’s chance of acceptance is determined by your random number assigned at the time of the lottery or during a waitlist pull. Ranking merely lets us know where to hold a place for you if your child is accepted to more than one location. Read more

What does ranking school choices mean and why is it important?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

Watch this video to learn about ranking schools Most Success Academy applicants apply to more than one school, but we can hold only one accepted seat for a child at any given time. We ask you to rank your schools so that if your child is accepted to more than one SA location, we know... Read more

How do I remove a school from my application?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

If you would like to remove a school from your child’s submitted application, please contact [email protected] If you have yet to submit your application and need to remove a school: Click the “Apply to Success Academy” blue button next to your child’s name Uncheck the schools that you wish to remove from the application.  Click... Read more