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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  • Order Yours Today!

    Order forms for this year's student-designed magnet t-shirt will be distributed tomorrow in your magnet bundle!  Make sure you get one so that you can win great gift cards when we announce the three t-shirt…

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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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  • Student-Designed T-shirt Winner Announced

    Xavier Fabien's design was chosen from among all the excellent submissions this year as the entry to be featured on our third annual magnet shirt!  Congratulations on your design!  Your magnet peers loved it!

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  • NCSIS Fall Open House and Showcase: October 11th

    We encourage all 8th grade students interested in the North Cobb School for International Studies to join us on the evening of Thursday, October 11th at 6:30 PM in our new Performing Arts Center.   Parking…

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  • PSAT Registration for 9th & 11th Grade Magnet Students is Open!

    The PSAT is a tremendous opportunity for our 9th and 11th grade magnet students to gain valuable insight into their future performance on the SAT.  Additionally, 11th grade students can qualify to win a National…

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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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Upcoming Events

November 14, 2018
  • Magnet Capstone DC Trip
    Starts: November 14, 2018 - 12:00 am
    Ends: November 17, 2018 - 11:59 pm


  • Colleges on Campus - Columbia International University (SC)
    Starts: November 14, 2018 - 9:00 am
    Ends: November 14, 2018 - 10:00 am


November 17, 2018
  • NJROTC Brain Brawl - Main Cafe, Learning Commons
    Starts: November 17, 2018 - 5:00 am
    Ends: November 17, 2018 - 5:00 pm


December 1, 2018
  • Magnet Application Deadline
    Starts: December 1, 2018 - 12:00 am
    Ends: December 1, 2018 - 11:59 pm


  • SAT - Freshman Academy
    Starts: December 1, 2018 - 6:30 am
    Ends: December 1, 2018 - 2:00 pm


December 4, 2018
  • Orchestra Holiday Concert - Performing Arts Center
    Starts: December 4, 2018 - 7:00 pm
    Ends: December 4, 2018 - 9:00 pm


December 6, 2018
  • Central Europe Travel Meeting - FA Cafe (Auld)
    Starts: December 6, 2018 - 7:00 pm
    Ends: December 6, 2018 - 8:30 pm


December 8, 2018
  • ACT - Freshman Academy
    Starts: December 8, 2018 - 6:30 am
    Ends: December 8, 2018 - 2:00 pm


December 13, 2018
  • Chorus Holiday Concert - Performing Arts Center
    Starts: December 13, 2018 - 7:00 pm
    Ends: December 13, 2018 - 9:00 pm


December 15, 2018
  • Shop with a Warrior - FA Cafe, Main Cafe, Lobby
    Starts: December 15, 2018 - 8:00 am
    Ends: December 15, 2018 - 2:00 pm