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CHIME Infant and Toddler Program
The program serves children from birth to age 3 who are eligible for Early Start services. For additional information or a tour, please call 818-677-3866 or e-mail at [email protected]

CHIME Preschool Inclusion Program
The program serves children ages 3 to 5 who are eligible for special education. For additional information or to schedule a tour, please call 818-677-2922 or e-mail at [email protected]
CHIME Institute's Schwarzenegger Community School 
The independent charter school offers grades from Transitional Kindergarten through Eighth Grade.  The CHIME Charter school is an open enrollment, tuition-free, public school with no specific requirements for admission (e.g., minimum grade point average, test scores, artistic ability or experience, etc.).  For additional information please contact Candace Sullivan at 818-346-5100 x233 or email at [email protected]
Lottery Application Form for CHIME TK-8 grade


CHIME's lottery application period for the 2023-2024 academic year opens on

Monday, October 3, 2022, at 8 am. For a form to be eligible for selection in the lottery, the form must be complete, accurate, and received by Friday, February 17, 2023, by 3 p.m. CHIME's lottery is scheduled to be held on Friday, March 3, 2023. Please click the link below to apply.


In order to best serve the needs of your child, please ensure that the information provided is complete and accurate. If you have questions about the admissions process or the lottery, please contact Candace Sullivan at [email protected] for more information.

Click here to apply online:
Click here to apply online
K-8 Charter School Prospective Parent Tour
For the health and safety of the community, there is limited visitor access to our campus. We are providing prospective parents with multiple ways to learn more about CHIME and tour our school.

1) A pre-recorded virtual tour presentation: 
2) Live online events: We invite you to sign-up to attend a live online presentation and question and answer session with staff. Please click the button below to reserve your spot.
3) Small group in-person tours:  Campus tours will be given as the schedule allows in small adult groups with a tour lasting no longer than 20 minutes maximum.  Visitors will need to observe all health and safety protocols before and during the tour. Space is limited. Please click the link to schedule a tour  Calendar of Prospective Parent Tours
4) Open House events: December 3, 2022 - Prospective Middle School Students and Families, we invite you to Rise and Shine and have Breakfast at CHIME. Sign-up to attend this 6th-8th grade open house on campus.  Reservations are Required.  Please click the button below to let us know if you will be there!
If you have questions about the admissions process, the lottery, or virtual tour presentations, please contact Candace Sullivan at [email protected] for more information.