• School Choice and Student Assignment

    Five Steps to Explore Options & Apply Online

    Step 1 – Determine your school zones based upon your address.

    Step 2 - Review student assignment procedures & school choice options.

    Step 3 - Determine the appropriate application timeline.

    Step 4 - Complete the appropriate application.

    2021-2022 School Choice Enrollment Window

      • The School Choice application window is now closed as of Monday, March 1, 2021, for enrollment in the 2021-2022 school year. Parents/Guardians will receive written notification by email of their student's 2021-2022 School Choice assignments by Monday, April 12, 2021.  If a 2021-2022 School Choice assignment is awarded, parents/guardians are required to submit their online acceptance of the assignment by Monday, April 19, 2021, or the School Choice assignment will be forfeited.  The School Choice application window for the 2022 -2023 school year will open Tuesday, February 1, 2022.
      • School Reassignments are open  OCTOBER 1 – OCTOBER 31, 2021 for the second semester. Applications will not be accepted after 5 PM EST on Monday, November 1, 2021.

     Application: English | Spanish

    Step 5 - Monitor application status and take the next steps as directed.

    Check email frequently & read all emails and communications completely and thoroughly.
    Pay attention to all deadlines and registration requirements.
    Contact the School Choice office for more information by phone (941) 927-9000 ext. 32258 or email controlledopenenrollment@sarasotacountyschools.net