FAQ

Questions for newcomers

  • What is an enrollment cap?

  • Where do we enroll our students?

  • I just moved here. What school will my children attend?

  • I'm assigned to a multi-track year-round calendar school. How do I find out my track?

Find your base school

  • How do I find my base school?

  • Will my student get transportation to school?

How to enroll

  • What if I have questions about obtaining verified forms such as birth certificates?

  • What is a notary or notarized form?

Change your school

  • What if I want to transfer, but I don't have transportation to my desired school?

  • Who is eligible to submit a hardship transfer application?

  • What are the chances my hardship transfer application will be approved?

  • Can I apply for magnet status if I’m already assigned to a magnet school as a transfer student?

  • What are the chances my magnet application will be approved?

  • How are siblings prioritized?

  • If I do not receive a seat through an application process, may I appeal the decision?

  • If my application is accepted and I receive a seat at a new school, do I lose the spot in my current school?

  • If my student is not selected for a school, will he or she be added to a waiting list?

  • What are my chances of getting in if I am in an applicant pool?

  • If I do not receive a seat through an application process, may I appeal?

  • If my transfer is denied, can I appeal?

Capped Schools

  • My base school is capped. What does that mean for my child?

  • Who may attend a capped school?

  • What if I move into the base attendance area of a school after enrollment has been capped?

  • Where do I enroll if my base school has an enrollment cap?

  • How do I prove residency when enrolling?

  • Will I be contacted if a seat opens up at my base school?

  • How do modular units affect crowding?