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Applying to Elementary Schools and Programs

The elementary school registration and application period for the 2014-15 school year is Mon. Nov. 18, 2013, through Fri., Jan. 10, 2014. Incoming kindergarten students, students who have moved, students new to the district, and any student interested in an optional program, magnet program, or magnet school may apply. Click here to see a list of elementary school open house dates.

Note: regarding the 2013-14 school year: “The initial application period for the 2013-14 school year ended on January 11, 2013. Late applications for optional and magnet programs will be accepted until December 31, 2013, but will only be considered if a program has seats available after the initial assignment of applications received on or before January 11, 2013. Applications for elementary cluster schools will still be accepted, but assignments will be made after the initial assignment of applications received on or before January 11, 2013. If you are new, or have moved, you can still complete this section and an assignment will be made as soon as possible.”

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Video: Overview of the online registration process for new students
Video: Helpful hints for the online registration process

For more information on elementary magnet programs and schools, contact the JCPS Optional and Magnet Programs Office at (502) 485-3323. For general information or questions, please contact the Student Assignment Office at (502) 485-6250.

For Advance Program information, please contact Advance Program office at 485-3323.

Choices book

Download the Choices guide to elementary schools as a PDF file.

Read the elementary version of Choices as an online magazine.

Last modified September 10, 2014