We Want You to Come Tell Your Story at the MAD Academy
Please follow the admissions instructions below. We want everyone but are limited by teaching resources
and facilities space to approximately 90 new students each year.

DEADLINE: January 28th, 2019


Required Application Information

2019-2020 MAD Application is now open! Click Here to Begin

Application Deadline: January 18th, 2019

  • Contact Information
    • Physical + Mailing Address, Phone Numbers, Emails. (both students and parents)
  • Short Essay Responses (200 word maximum, each)

Required Supplemental Information

  • Group Interviews in the MAD Academy are mandatory following the Student Application. MAD Admissions will be emailing all applicants with the Group Interview dates.
  • Intradistrict Transfers. If you live outside of the Santa Barbara High School attendance area, please make sure that you apply for an intradistrict transfer by the deadline of January 18th, 2019. For more information about the intradistrict transfer process, click here: http://tinyurl.com/gmxmukf
  • Once the application is started, information cannot be saved or revisited at a later time. Please have all required information prepared.