Amelia Ewens, 5, listens to a Emily Hardee, Brentwood Magnet Elementary School's Magnet coordinator, left, talk during a Magnet Mini Fair at Farmington Woods Elementary School in Cary, N.C., January 6, 2016. The magnet school application period has been extended to Jan. 29, 2016.
Amelia Ewens, 5, listens to a Emily Hardee, Brentwood Magnet Elementary School's Magnet coordinator, left, talk during a Magnet Mini Fair at Farmington Woods Elementary School in Cary, N.C., January 6, 2016. The magnet school application period has been extended to Jan. 29, 2016. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Amelia Ewens, 5, listens to a Emily Hardee, Brentwood Magnet Elementary School's Magnet coordinator, left, talk during a Magnet Mini Fair at Farmington Woods Elementary School in Cary, N.C., January 6, 2016. The magnet school application period has been extended to Jan. 29, 2016. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
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Wake County extends magnet school application period to Jan. 29

January 20, 2016 05:57 PM

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