The North Cobb School for International Studies

NCSIS provides an accelerated educational experience for high school students emphasizing the development of global perspectives on politics, culture, scientific understandings and communication. Our students impact their campus and community through extracurricular activities, leadership development, and service learning. Additionally, each of our graduates completes a fully-developed research project of both personal and international significance. Emphasis is placed on participation in Advanced Placement courses, international travel, and cultural exchanges.

News and Happenings

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  • Apply to the School for International Studies

    All 8th graders apply to the School for International Studies through the link below.  Applications may begin on Monday, August 1st, and MUST be completed by no later than December 1st, 2018.   To apply to…

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  • 4th Annual Freshmen Cultural Experience

    Our magnet 9th grade students enjoyed an amazing day of immersive cultural education as we explored the world at our doorstep!  Beginning with a guided tour of the mandir at BAPS Shriswaminarayan in Lilburn, we…

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  • Taste the World Goes Greek!

    Our second meeting of the global cuisine club took us to Opa Greek Taverna in Smyrna.  More than 60 students, parents, and siblings turned out to enjoy the buffet!  Our next meeting will be in…

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  • NC Magnet Alumnus Returns to Inspire Research

    Class of 2012 NCHS Magnet and UGA graduate, Adhiti Bandlamudi returned to share her experiences working as a reporter at NPR with our 9th, 10th, and 11th grade magnet students.  Linking the research process to…

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  • College Visits

    College and university visits Juniors and seniors are encouraged to sign up for college visits in order to hear from university representatives.  Sign ups take place in our counseling office. The following schools will be…

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  • Taste the World Club Kicks off New School Year!

    For the first of several events this year our magnet global cuisine club enjoyed a meal at Curry Village just down the road in Kennesaw on Saturday, 25-Oct. 55 students brought an additional 31 family…

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Upcoming Events

October 26, 2018
  • V Football vs McEachern (Hall of Fame Game& Pink Out) - Game Field
    Starts: October 26, 2018 - 7:30 pm
    Ends: October 26, 2018 - 10:30 pm


October 27, 2018
  • ACT - Freshman Academy
    Starts: October 27, 2018 - 6:30 am
    Ends: October 27, 2018 - 2:00 pm


October 29, 2018
  • Magnet Foundation Meeting
    Starts: October 29, 2018 - 6:30 pm
    Ends: October 29, 2018 - 8:30 pm


October 30, 2018
  • Colleges on Campus - Wofford College (SC)
    Starts: October 30, 2018 - 2:30 pm
    Ends: October 30, 2018 - 3:30 pm


October 31, 2018
  • Colleges on Campus - Washington College (Md)
    Starts: October 31, 2018 - 2:30 pm
    Ends: October 31, 2018 - 3:30 pm


November 1, 2018
  • Colleges on Campus - Catawba College (NC)
    Starts: November 1, 2018 - 2:30 pm
    Ends: November 1, 2018 - 3:30 pm


November 2, 2018
  • V Football vs Hillgrove (Sr. Night) - Game Field
    Starts: November 2, 2018 - 7:30 pm
    Ends: November 2, 2018 - 10:30 pm


November 3, 2018
  • SAT - Freshman Academy
    Starts: November 3, 2018 - 6:30 am
    Ends: November 3, 2018 - 2:00 pm


November 5, 2018
  • Colleges on Campus - Georgia Highlands (Ga)
    Starts: November 5, 2018 - 2:30 pm
    Ends: November 5, 2018 - 3:30 pm


  • Financial Aid Night - Performing Arts Center
    Starts: November 5, 2018 - 6:00 pm
    Ends: November 5, 2018 - 8:00 pm