• Admission by Lottery

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    Rogers-Herr Middle School (RHMS) is a Durham Public Schools Calendar Magnet. Prospective students must apply through DPS's annual magnet lottery. The online application period is in January each year, and applicants must have an email address and use their child’s PowerSchool student ID number to complete the application. More information about magnet schools and the application process can be found on the DPS Magnet Programs webpage.

    Applying For Next Year

    The online application window will be open January 7-31, 2019. We invite you to visit Rogers-Herr during one of our scheduled tours (click here to register):

    • Thursday, Nov. 15 at 8am
    • Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 8am
    • Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 8am
    • Thursday, Jan. 17 at 11am
    • Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 8am and 4:30pm
    • Thursday, Jan. 24 at 11am and 4:30pm
    • Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 8am and 4:30pm


    Please contact our Magnet Coordinator with any questions, comments, or concerns you may have:

    Jenny Umbarger
    919-560-3970 ext. 70235