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Open Enrollment

2019-20 SCHOOLS AVAILABLE FOR OPEN ENROLLMENT

open enrollment information

Bus transportation is not available to students who attend a school outside of their boundary area.


APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications are available at the student's current school and returned to the school that is being requested. The requested school collects the $5.00 non-refundable fee designated by Open Enrollment option law.


STATE OF UTAH LEGISLATION

UTAH CODE 53A-2-207

The Open Enrollment option provides for an early and late enrollment period during which a student may apply for enrollment in a school that is not the student's school of residence. Applications may be submitted for the next school year during the two enrollment periods.
 
Early Open Enrollment Period: December 1 through the 3rd Friday in February
  • Schools that are designated for Early Open Enrollment are chosen based on the formulas specified in 53A-2-206 and 207. (building capacity, class size, enrollment threshold greater than 90% or 40 less than capacity, projected enrollment based on October 1 figures, etc.) 
Late Open Enrollment Period: After the 3rd Friday in February to the Friday before school begins in the fall. 
  • The approval of these applications is based on district-wide average class size.  
  • At the elementary and secondary level, accepted and enrolled non-resident students shall be permitted to remain enrolled in the school and subsequent schools in the feeder system (cone-site) without re-application unless revoked by the principal in accordance with section 3.2.4 of WCSD Policy 2920