International Academy of Macomb

School Overview and Application Information

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Greetings from the International Academy of Macomb

Please take a look at the two videos posted below to find out more about our amazing school and the application process!
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Introduction to the IAM

US News and World Report

In 2021, US News & World Report ranked nearly 18,000 schools and the IAM is:

  • 1st Best High School in Michigan
  • 24th Best High School in the Nation
  • 12th Best Magnet High School in the Nation

US News & World Report features the top schools nationwide in the annual slide show. The IAM was included this year:

Application Process

The IAM Application is available beginning December 1st! You will need to create an account on our application portal, OpenApply. Once you have created your account you will have a checklist with items to submit to complete the application. Please note your application is not complete until all items have been checked off.

You will complete the online application and click submit. Once you have submitted your form you will be directed to PayPal to make the $25 application fee payment.

Please note that you will need your student's principal and counselor email addresses to submit requests to them to fill out and upload the necessary documents.

Students who have have completed the application process will be assigned a seat for the IAM Enrollment Exam. More details to come regarding the exam.

We will not accept any paper copies, all items must be submitted electronically via your application portal account.

School Day Schedule

We run on a block schedule with A day classes on one day and B day classes the following day. Please see our academic calendar for the schedule of the A/B days.


Please see our website for more information.

Student Policies

You will find student policies listed on our website, these include dress code, academic honesty, attendance, laptop use agreement, etc.


We appreciate you taking the time to learn about the IAM. We are offering two live Q&A sessions on Zoom on December 1 at 10am and December 2 at 6pm. We will offer opportunities for a school tour soon, stay tuned for more information.

Dr. Laura Strong, Principal

International Academy of Macomb