PPS 2018-19 High School Lottery is now open!


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    High School Lottery Information         

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    When:

    • Lottery Opens:     8 AM, November 13, 2017
    • Lottery Closes:     5 PM, December 1, 2017 

    Who: 

    •  All Jefferson area 8th graders
      • What: Select your neiborhood comprehensive high school or Jefferson Middle College by December 8th, 2017.
      • Then If:
        • 8th graders in the Jefferson area who would like to be considered for Benson Polytechnic High School
          • What: 
            • Attend an informational meeting: see schedule here
            • Complete and submit a lottery application to be considered for Benson by December 1st, 2017. Apply Here
    • 8th graders NOT in Jefferson area who would like to be considered for Jefferson Middle College
      • What: 
        • Attend a informational meeting: see schedule here
        • Complete and submit a lottery application to be considered for Jefferson by December 1st, 2017. Apply Here
    • 8th graders NOT in Jefferson area who would like to be considered for Benson Polytechnic High School
      • What: 
        • Attend an informational meeting: see schedule here
        • Complete and submit a lottery application to be considered for Benson by December 1st, 2017.  Apply Here
        • An additional Benson application is also required. Benson Application

    What's Next:  Lottery results that will be available in early January 2018.

    Detailed instructions being sent to 8th grader families the week of November 6th.  If you have further questions please contact your school councilor. 

      For more information regarding your neighborhood comprehensive high school please find the date for their information night and attend to learn all about the fantastic opportunities available at your neighborhood school.   


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    Elementary/Middle/K8 and Focus Option School Lottery Information

    When:

    • Lottery Opens:     8 AM, February 7, 2018
    • Lottery Closes:     5 PM, March 3, 2018 

    Additional information will be posted soon so check back.

     

      For more information regarding your neighborhood please find the date for their information night and attend to learn all about the opportunities and programs available at your neighborhood school and focus option choices.   


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    Petition Transfer Requests

    Transfer to a PPS neighborhood school outside the neighborhood in which you live is through a petition request. After the lottery has closed, access to focus option schools is also done through petition.

    • What: In a petition, families explain why their child needs to transfer. PPS evaluates all reasons and also takes into consideration whether there is space available at the requested school.
    • When: Petition requests may be submitted at any time. But for the best chance of placement, PPS encourages families to submit petitions by the deadlines shown above. Petitions may take 2-4 weeks for response.
    • How: Use the links on the right to apply online or complete a paper form.
    • Use links to the left for more information about petitions.

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    Inter-District Transfer Requests

    District policies and state laws guide the process for transferring between school districts. the inter-district transfer process. Read More. Inter-district transfer applications are now available.   Use the links to the right for information and to apply.
    Click here to sign up for news about the upcoming interdistrict transfer process.

    All PPS Pre-K spot for the 2017-18 have been filled. Applications for the the 2018-19 school year will be available in early May of 2018.  Please check back later for more detailed information.

    Use links on the left for additional transfer information. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Enrollment and Transfer Center at 503-916-3205.

PPS Resident Transfer Options

Transfer Options for Non-Residents

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    2018-19: window opens in May  

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