Key dates in the Pinellas County School District's application period for magnet, fundamental and career academy programs for the 2011-2012 school year:
Jan. 24 to Feb. 17: Discovery nights at schools
Jan. 27: South County Information Fair, 6 to 8 p.m., Gibbs High School, 850 34th St. S
Jan. 29 to Feb. 20: Online application period
Feb. 1: North County Information Fair, 6 to 8 p.m., Dunedin Highland Middle School, 70 Patricia Ave.
March 14 to 20: Acceptance period; program invitations must be accepted online.
For more information, go to pcsb.org.