Secondary Open Enrollment / Transfer Requests

  • OPEN ENROLLMENT PROCESS FOR THE 2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR 

    SECONDARY STUDENTS (GR. 6-12)

    The Open Enrollment Window for Secondary Schools will be from April 13 – April 30, 2020.

    Current Coeur d’Alene School District students who will be in grades 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th next year and would like to attend a school for which they are not zoned based on the newly approved boundaries, whether in or out-of-district, will need to fill out an Open Enrollment Transfer Application  This includes students who are currently on an open enrollment waiver and would like to continue to attend the school for which they are not zoned.

    Current Coeur d’Alene School District students who will be in grades 10th - 12th grade next school year will be automatically grandfathered to remain at their current high school for the 2020-2021 school year and will not need to complete an open enrollment waiver.  

    You can find information about the newly approved boundary changes here.

     

    WHAT SECONDARY APPLICANTS NEED TO KNOW:

    1. Current high school students who will be in grades 10th, 11th and 12th fall under the Attendance Zone Grandfathering Transition Plan and do not need to fill out an Open Enrollment application this year.
    2. Applications are NOT granted on a first-come, first-served basis.  For consideration, applications need to be submitted between April 13, 2020 and by closing on April 30, 2020.
    3. More information can be found in district the District's Open Enrollment Policy (3010) and Procedure (3010P).

     

    ARE YOU CURRENTLY ATTENDING A SCHOOL ON AN APPROVED TRANSFER?

    Per Policy 3010, Open Enrollment applications must be submitted to the school of choice annually, for potential admission the following year. If you are currently attending a school on an approved transfer and you will not be in 10th, 11th or 12th grade next year, please click the “Apply Now” button.  You will be routed to a short form to express your intent for next year.

     

    ARE YOU AN INCOMING 9TH GRADER CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN THE COEUR D’ALENE DISTRICT?

    If you are an incoming 9th grader who would like to attend a school for which you are not zoned, you will need to complete an Open Enrollment Application. Please use our School Site Locator to confirm which high school you are zoned to attend starting in the 2020-21 school year. You also may view the new high school attendance zone map here.

     

    ARE YOU AN OUT-OF-DISTRICT STUDENT WHO CURRENTLY ATTENDS OUR SCHOOLS?

    PLEASE NOTE: Out-of-district students who currently attend our schools and need to transfer to a new school because of a school level change (example: elementary to middle and middle to high school) will need to reapply for a transfer request during the open enrollment window).

     

    Questions? Contact Christine Ballard at (208) 664-8241 or cballard@cdaschools.org


     

    Choose the link below to indicate the student's current grade level:

    Grades 5-7

    Grades 8-11