Student Placement
Key Dates

​​​​2019-2020 School Year

Round I Lottery

­New student enrollment period for Round I Lottery:  November 1, 2018 - December 10, 2018 EXTENDED to December 14, 2018

Student Assignment Notification letters begin arriving in homes: late-November 2018

Application period for the Round I Choice Lottery:  November 30, 2018 – January 7, 2019 at 10:00pm

Lottery notification letters for Round I Choice Lottery arrive in homes:  mid-January 2019

Round II Lottery

­New student enrollment period for Round II Lottery:  December 11, 2018 – January 28, 2019

Student Assignment Notification letters for Round II Choice Lottery begin arriving in homes:  mid-January 2019 

Application period for Round II Choice Lottery:  January 18, 2019 – February 11, 2019  at 10:00pm

Lottery notification letters for Round II Choice Lottery arrive in homes:  late-February 2019

Reassignment & Transfer Period

Request for Reassignment Period for Round I & II Lottery:  February 25, 2019 – March 8, 2019* 

*Students brand new or re-enrolling to the district after this date will have ten business days after enrolling to submit a request for reassignment.  Application does not guarantee approval.

Request for Transfer period in order to receive an answer by the start of school:  March 11, 2019 – June 20, 2019**    

**Students brand new, re-enrolling or current CMS students can apply to schools not listed on the Superintendent's Closed School list.  Application does not guarantee approval.  


 January 29, 2019 – June 7, 2019:  The Office of Student Assignment & School Choice will continue to receive and enter enrollment packets for home school placement for the 2019-2020 school year.  After June 7, 2019, enrollment information needs to be taken to the home school based on the residential address of the biological parent or legal guardian.