On January 21, 2014, the Elk Grove Unified School District’s Board of Education gave staff direction to open enrollment at seven middle schools and seven high schools for the 2014-2015 school year. The open enrollment applications are posted on the District’s website and are available at all EGUSD schools.
Open Enrollment applications for students currently enrolled in the 6th and 7th grades for the 2013-2014 school year will be accepted for the following middle schools: Harriet Eddy, Edward Harris, Samuel Jackman, Joseph Kerr, Elizabeth Pinkerton, James Rutter and T.R. Smedberg.
Open Enrollment applications for students currently enrolled in the 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th grades for the 2013-2014 school year will be accepted for the following high schools: Cosumnes Oaks, Elk Grove, Florin, Laguna Creek, Monterey Trail, Sheldon and Valley.
Parents are invited to attend informational open enrollment meetings at 6:30 p.m. on January 29 at Monterey Trail High School or at 6:30 p.m. on February 3 at Sheldon High School.
To apply for Open Enrollment, parents/guardians should complete one Open Enrollment form for each student. Parents can get forms from schools, by calling the Secondary Education office at (916) 686-7706 or going online to www.egusd.net.
For the application to be accepted the completed form must be postmarked or delivered to the Secondary Education Office at the Robert L. Trigg Center at 9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 7, 2014. Late applications will not be considered.
In addition, in order for the application to be accepted, the address on the application must MATCH the address that is listed with the District. Parents/guardians can verify that their address listed with the District is correct or change it by contacting their child’s school.
Open enrollment is open to all secondary students who live within the district’s boundaries as of January 1, 2014. The District reserves the right to limit the number of students transferring into or out of any schools.
Parents/guardians of students granted an Open Enrollment Transfer are responsible for providing transportation for the student to and from school. EGUSD will not provide transportation for these students. Open Enrollment Agreements apply only to the student submitting the application. It does not include siblings.
The Open Enrollment process is optional. Parents who wish to have their student remain at their current school do not have to complete the Open Enrollment process.
Students currently enrolled at a middle or high school on Open Enrollment, who intend to continue at their current school, DO NOT need to reapply for Open Enrollment.
No elementary schools are included in Open Enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year.
Questions can be directed to the Secondary Education office at (916) 686-7706.