Jul 29, 2014

Cobb School Choice Transfer Applications Available Feb. 10

A list of school and class space will be available a week prior to the start of the process.

Cobb School Choice Transfer Applications Available Feb. 10
The Cobb County School District released the following information on Monday: 

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2014-2015 school year. The application window for this year will open on Monday, February 10 and close at 5 p.m. on Friday, February 28:

  • A complete list of school/class space will be posted on the District website Monday, February 3.
  • No early or late applications will be accepted. 
  • School Choice applications may be mailed, personally brought to 514 Glover Street or faxed to 678-594-8557.
  • Any resident student of CCSD may apply for School Choice.
  • Available space at a school is based upon permanent classroom space which includes available seats in each classroom.
  • Applications are per child, not per family group.
  • Available spaces are not assigned on a first come, first served basis.
  • If there are more applications than spaces at a particular school, a lottery will be held.
  • Selected students may complete the highest grade of that particular school only.
  • Parents are responsible for timely transportation to and from the transfer school.
  • Parents will be notified via telephone or e-mail prior to Spring Break.
  • School choice transfer students must pre-enroll at the school by May 1, 2014 (high school students must have an appointment or be registered by the deadline).
  • Charter schools and new schools are exempt from School Choice.

Additionally, parents of students who participate ion GHSA-sanctioned athletics or activities should review GHSA eligibility guidelines while considering School Choice options.  Complete information is available on the Cobb County School District website.

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