Booker T. Washington Magnet High School

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  • 2021 Graduation Ceremonies

    Commencement ceremonies for MPS high schools were live streamed and are available to watch now on YouTube.

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  • MPS students compete in National Gymnastics Championships

    Patrick Cain is a rising senior at LAMP High, and Will Wilson is a rising senior at Booker T. Washington Magnet High.

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  • COVID - Wear A Mask

    Combining prevention steps, including having everyone wear a mask correctly, keeping people 6 ft apart, handwashing, cleaning and maintaining healthy environments & contact tracing. Phased school reopening based on community transmission levels. Increased testing. Vaccinating teachers, staff, & the community.

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  • MPS Graduation

    MPS is announcing a tentative schedule of graduation dates for the Class of 2021. JD, May 17 (Mon) ; Lanier, May 18 (Tues); Lee, May 19 (Wed); Carver, May 20 (Thurs); Park Crossing, May 21 (Fri) ; Brew Tech, May 24 (Mon); McIntyre, May 25 (Tues); BTW, May 26 (Wed)

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  • Virtual Learning Tips for Parents

    As many MPS families continue, their experience having their child attend school virtually –even parents with experience can use some fresh ideas to start the new school year. Here are proven tips from teachers and parents of virtual school students to help your child get ready!

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  • Booker T. Washington Magnet High School is preparing for its move to a new campus, located at 4400 Bell Road! Thank you for your support following our school fire at our Union Street campus on August 18, 2018. To learn more about the new campus, visit our BTW in the News page.

  • Questions about the school calendar?

    Click here to see the MPS calendars for 

    2021 – 2022 and 2022 – 2023.

  • To see our school's weekly news show "Around the Dub,"

    visit the Broadcast Media magnet's YouTube channel.

Recent News and Announcements

  • Second round magnet applications were accepted from Monday, May 9 through Friday, May 20. The application period has now ended.

  • Wednesday, May 18 was an asynchronous day for BTW Magnet students in grades 9, 10, and 11, due to graduation being held off campus at True Divine Baptist Church. This was not a holiday. All underclassmen were to work virtually from home that day and not report to campus.

  • Tryouts: Basketball and Cross Country
    High School Boys Basketball Tryouts were held on Monday, May 2 and Tuesday, May 3 from 4:00-5:30 PM at the Hayneville Road gym.  Any interested student should have a current AHSAA physical on file in BTW Magnet Dragonfly or with Coach Smith prior to tryouts.
    High School Cross County Tryouts were held on Thursday, May 5 from 4:00-4:45 PM at ASF Park in the center field (our normal location).  Any interested student should have a current AHSAA physical on file in BTW Magnet Dragonfly or with Mrs. Gravatt prior to tryouts.
    Students who attended BTW, Baldwin, Floyd, or Johnnie Carr Magnet are eligible to play at BTW Magnet next season IF they have been accepted and qualify academically and for magnet qualifications.
  • The week of March 21 - 25 was spring break. Students and faculty returned to campus on Monday, March 28.

  • 3-12-cleanup

  • Monday, February 21, 2022 was an asynchronous day for MPS students. Teachers reported to campus, while students were to be virtual (online). This was a regular school day, not a holiday.

  • All MPS schools, including BTW Magnet, conducted learning virtually during the week of January 17 - 21. Monday, January 17 was a holiday, and classes were held remotely on Tuesday through Friday that week. Though the building was closed, classes were still in session.


    For the schedule and other information, click below. 

    January 18 - 21 information