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Congratulations on choosing Norwich Free Academy!

Apply: Our application process is handled digitally through the School Mint online enrollment system. Click the APPLY NOW! button to begin.  You will be prompted to create an account.  If you already have a School Mint account, use your current login credentials; if not, click Sign Up to create a new account.  Please be sure to use a personal e-mail account as a parent/guardian in SchoolMint. 

*Be sure to choose the 2022-2023 school year if you are applying as a 9th grade student for the Class of 2026! (If you are applying as a transfer student to attend NFA for the current 2021-2022 school year be sure to choose the 2021-2022 school year option. If you are applying as a student going into grades 10-12 for the 2022-2023 school year please choose the 2022-2023 school year option.

Register: After completing the online application, you will receive an email notification to complete the second step in School Mint, NFA registration. 

If you are relocating to one of our partner districts, you will be required to submit a residency affidavit

*ALL Norwich residents planning to attend NFA must complete the High School Residency Verification form required by Norwich Public Schools, prior to be being accepted to attend NFA.

Select:  Once your NFA registration has been approved, you will receive an email notification to select courses online through NFA's Powerschool.

*If you are applying as an incoming 9th grade student, review your required course and elective options by clicking here.

*If you are having technical issues creating a SchoolMint account, click here for more information.


Important dates for the 2023-24 school year.

Application Begins
November 1, 2022
Priority date for Step #1 Completion: Jan., 3, 2023
Priority date for Step #2
completion: Feb., 14, 2023
9th Grade Course Selection Begins 
April 5, 2023

Financial Aid

Financial Aid, and a limited number of scholarships, are offered to tuition-paying students applying to Norwich Free Academy.