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School Choice Process

SCHOOL CHOICE APPLICATIONS FOR SY 2019-20

​The application period for school choice is now closed.

Applications submitted after the deadline are not guaranteed a decision prior to the start of school.

 

Pape​r Process:

  1. Obtain a paper application from any ​Volusia County ​school​​.
  2. Complete the application and have it signed by the principal/designee of the zoned school.
  3. Have the requested school principal/designee sign the application.
  4. The requested school will forward the application to the Student Assignment Office.
  5. The Student Assignment Office will process and make decisions on all school applications.
  6. Parents will be notified by US Mail of the decision; generally toward the end of May or in June.

School Capacity Information, SY 2019-2020

Each Volusia County School is considered a school of choice and will be designated with one of the following classifications: substantial capacity, limited capacity, or at or over capacity. Available school capacity is the primary determining factor for approvals​ of choice applications. The classification of each school is based on SY 2019-2020 project student enrollments.

School Year 2019-20

1. ​Schools that have substantial capacity

Elementary Middle High School
Blue Lake
Chisholm
Coronado Beach
Edgewater
Enterprise
Forest Lake
Friendship
Indian River
Longstreet
Ortona
Osteen
Palm Terrace
Pride
Read-Pattillo
Sunrise
Westside
Campbell Mainland
New Smyrna

 

2. Schools that have limited capacity:

(​Decisions for these schools will be made after the deadline. Depending on the number of applications, a lottery may be held.):

Elementary Middle High School
Champion
Deltona Lakes
Discovery
Manatee Cove
Osceola
Pierson
Pine Trail
South Daytona
Spirit
Starke
Galaxy
TD Taylor
Deltona

 

3. Schools that are at or over capacity:

(Approvals of choice applications are extremely limited.)

Elementary Middle High School
​Elementary
Citrus Grove
Cypress Creek
​DeBary
Freedom 
George Marks**
Holly Hill School
Horizon 
McInnis
Orange City​
Ormond Beach
Pathways 
Port Orange​​
Spruce Creek 
Sweetwater
Sugar Mill
Timbercrest 
Tomoka 
Turie T Small 
Volusia Pines
Woodward
Creekside
DeLand
Deltona
Heritage
Hinson
Holly Hill School
New Smyrna
Ormond Beach
River Springs 
Silver Sands 
Southwestern​
Atlantic
DeLand
Pine Ridge 
Seabreeze
Spruce Creek
TD Taylor​
University 

** School is under construction, no available capacity.

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