• Interested in the Academy of Law?

    Apply to Ramsay IB High School now!

    The Birmingham City Schools Specialty School application is open NOW through January 17, 2023.

    Students must be accepted to Ramsay first, then apply for the Law Academy. 

    To apply to Ramsay, click the link or visit the Birmingham City Schools website.



    The ideal applicant for the program is any ninth grade student who aspires to have a career in the legal profession, including attorney, judge, paralegal, court reporter, magistrate, and more! The Academy is also open to students who simply want to learn more about law. Students in the Academy take one elective each year that aligns with approved ALSDE courses in the Legal Services pathway. They are also encouraged to take advanced History, Government, Economics and Public Speaking courses to support the curriculum. Additionally, students participate in extended work-based learning activities such as guest speakers from the legal profession, courtroom visits, job shadows, internships, career development opportunities, mock trials, college visits, mentorships, and more!!

    *Please note, tenth grade students may be accepted to the Academy under special circumstances, if their schedule permits.*  

    You don't want to miss this fantastic opportunity!! 

    For more information, contact Ms. Jennifer Gilbert, Academy Coordinator at jgilbert@bhm.k12.al.us.