Open Enrollment


Open Enrollment-Elementary

Ithaca City School District offers limited school choice through the Open Enrollment Program.  The program allows families to apply to enroll their children in a school other than their zoned school.The Open Enrollment Program is offered only to students who are currently enrolled within the Ithaca City School District.  The Office of Elementary Schools offers applications for grades K-5 for attendance to the elementary schools.  Applications are accepted during the filing period of April 1st through August 1st.  The granting of Open Enrollment is dependent upon space availability and current and future staffing considerations at the requested building.  Different conditions will exist at different grade levels; therefore, decisions are made by grade level.  Requests will not be granted if the requested school does not offer the service programs that are needed by the student (i.e.: ESOL or Special Education).  Parents/Guardians must provide all transportation to and from their child's open enrolled school.
 

2017-18 Open Enrollment Form


 

Open Enrollment-Secondary

 

The Open Enrollment Program is offered only to students who are currently enrolled within the Ithaca City School District. The Office of Secondary Schools offers applications for grades 6-8 for attendance to Boynton or DeWitt Middle Schools. The granting of Open Enrollment is dependent upon space availability and current and future staffing considerations at the requested building. Different conditions will exist at different grade levels; therefore, decisions are made by grade level. Requests will not be granted if the requested school does not offer the service programs that are needed by the student (i.e.: ESOL or Special Education). Parents/Guardians must provide all transportation to and from their child's open enrolled school.

2017-18 Open Enrollment Form