School Choice Overview
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The 2020-21 school year Open Enrollment Application Window for Secondary Schools will open at 7:00 a.m. on December 3, 2019 and close at 4:30 p.m. on December 13, 2019.

 

Please read before you begin the application process:

 

If your child is currently or has previously been enrolled in a Pasco County public school (public school includes charter school and also includes a Pre-K program, i.e., enrollment or services), below are the directions for the application process:

 Directions     Instrucciones            Begin the process HERE

 

If your child has never been enrolled in a Pasco County public school (public school includes charter school), below are the directions for the application process:    

  Directions     Instrucciones           Begin the process HERE

 

Important information to be considered before completing your application: 

  • Transportation is not provided to students on school choice.
  • HUB transportation may be provided for magnet programs and schools. Please see the Pasco Pathways Innovative Programs and School Choice Catalog https://www.pasco.k12.fl.us/school_choice_catalog/catalog for additional details.
  • Students subject to a current expulsion or suspension are not eligible for school choice.
  • Approval to attend a school of choice can be rescinded due to poor attendance, grades or behavior or if a student withdraws from a program (such as IB) upon which the approval was based.  
  • All Pasco County schools are monitored for class size availability. Not all grade levels are available at the schools listed on the application. 
  • A student must be entering kindergarten and be five (5) years old on or before September 1 of the current school year to be eligible for School Choice reassignment.  
  • Parents wishing to enroll in a county other than Pasco County must contact that county for their enrollment procedures 
  • District consideration of Choice applications and hardship requests includes without limitation a review of the District’s Open Enrollment plan, applicable State and Federal law, and School Board Policy.