School Choice Application Process and Steps

 Steps to help you navigate through school choice: 

Step 1 - Research Your Option

 

Visit school websites for information about schools you're interested in. You can also find details about school open houses/information nights on their websites. PSD Schools Directory >>

If you have questions about schools, please contact them directly.

Step 2: What school and when?

 

Changing schools during the current school year? Submit a School Transfer Request  |  Español - School Transfer Request

Want to attend a new school in the 2022-23 school year? Submit a school choice application >>

Step 3: School Choice Application

 


First-consideration deadline for school choice applications is noon, Friday, Jan. 21. Complete a school choice application >>

Step 4 - Neighborhood School Registration



Those who submit a school choice application, must still register at their neighborhood school.

​​​​Register online or visit your neighborhood school to enroll. 

Step 5: School Wait List

 


After a school choice application is received, the student is placed on a wait list while seat availability is determined. Availability is based on current and projected enrollment. School choice notification process >>

Step 6: New School Seat Offer

 


Monitor your email and dashboard for notifications of school choice seat offers. For questions about availability, contact the school. School choice notification process >>

Step 7: Second Round of Applications

 


Second-consideration application period opens mid-February for those who missed the first deadline. The second-consideration period is open until the first day of class in the 2022-23 school year. Submit a school choice application >>

Number 8: Seat Offers Continue

 


Families continue to be notified about seats at schools. For questions about availability, contact the school. School choice notification process >>

Number 9: School Year Has Begun!

 


Want to change schools during the current school year?  
Submit a School Transfer Request  |  Español - School Transfer Request

Contact Information

Questions?

Visit the PSD School Choice Application website

Email: choice@psdschools.org

For questions about availability at specific schools, please contact the school.