Acceptance to GMS

If you have received an acceptance letter or email from Global Media Studies Magnet offering you a spot in our program - welcome to our family! We are excited to have you and your child join our unique learning community. If you are on the Wait List, click HERE for more information. In order for your child to attend our school, you must do the following:

Step 1 (Confirm or Decline Acceptance)

Contact our school at or (818) 885-2300 to accept or decline your child’s seat in our program. The deadline to ACCEPT OR DECLINE is three days following your invitation!

Step 2 (Submit an Enrollment Packet)

Download a packet HERE and email it to or bring it in to the Cleveland High School’s main office between 8:30-3:00. All incoming students need current, up-to-date vaccination records. If your child has an IEP or 504, please bring us a copy with the completed Enrollment Packet. If your child is new to LAUSD, see online instructions. The deadline to do this is a week following your invitation!


CLASSES: If your child did not see our counselors at her/his middle school or at a session held at Cleveland, please complete the form HERE.


If you qualify for transportation (you must live outside a five-mile radius of the school), the LAUSD Transportation Office will contact you beginning August 1st regarding drop-off and pick-up locations and times. For inquires, contact the Transportation Office at (818) 709-5697 at the beginning of August.

If you have any questions, feel free contact Magnet Coordinator John Latimer at