Parents of four year olds, mark your calendars! If you have a child who will be starting kindergarten this fall, please note that the early enrollment period for Kindergarten will be April 16 - April 27, 2018.
Here are some details regarding open enrollment for parents who may wish to enroll their student in a school outside of their present school boundaries.
1. Some schools declared “open” during the early enrollment period, may be at capacity and unable to accept students after the window closes. The principal will deny applications if space is unavailable or programs are at capacity.
2. Applications are available at each school site and Student Advocacy Services Department, 1950 Monroe Blvd. Ogden, UT 84401, Building 1 Suite 106. They must be completed and submitted to the school of choice site by the deadline of the last Friday in April.
A. Schools should send a copy of the completed form to Student Advocacy Services on or before May 18th).
B. Student Advocacy Services will verify the geocode information.
3. Early enrollment transfer requests do not require a release from the student’s resident district.
4. After the early enrollment period deadline passes, the principal will either accept or deny early enrollment applications. Principals will notify the students and parents in writing on or before May 18 of approval or denial of the application.
5. Schools may not create waiting lists of students who were not accepted during the early enrollment period.
6. Once enrolled, the student may remain enrolled in that school, subject to the same rules and standards as resident students, without renewed application as long as he or she complies with district rules and standards.
7. As the student moves from elementary to junior high school, an application must be made for the junior high school of choice. As the student moves from junior high school to high school, an application must be made for the high school of choice.
Additional details regarding school choice procedures can be found under the Open Enrollment / School Choice Procedures section of the following web page: https://www.ogdensd.org/departments/student-support-services/forms/additional-documents-and-forms