New students may begin enrolling for the 2016-17 school year: October 5, 2015
Last day for new students to enroll and be eligible for the First School Options Lottery: January 11, 2016
Student Assignment Notification letters begin arriving in homes: first week of December 2015
Application period for the first lottery: December 4, 2015 – January 25, 2016 at 10:00pm
School Options Fair at Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology: January 9, 2016
Lottery notification letters for first lottery arrive in homes: late February 2016
Request for Reassignment period for 1st lottery: December 4, 2015 - March 18, 2016
New student enrollment period for second lottery: January 12, 2016 – May 13, 2016 (Student Placement will enter these enrollments between February 22, 2016 - May 27, 2016)
Student Assignment Notification letters for the second lottery begin arriving in homes: late March 2016
Application period for second lottery: March 7, 2016 – June 6, 2016 at 10:00pm
Request for Transfer period for current CMS students and students who future enrolled by January 11, 2016: December 4, 2015 - July 14, 2016
Request for Transfer period for students who future enrolled after January 11, 2016: February 22, 2016 - July 14, 2016
Request for Reassignment Period for the second lottery: June 20, 2016 - July 14, 2016 (Once families receive their Student Assignment Notification letters, they may go online to submit a Request for Reassignment/Transfer)
Lottery notification letters for second lottery arrive in homes: late June 2016
New students must enroll at their home school after May 13, 2016. If families wish to be considered for placement in a school other than the home school, they must submit a request for reassignment within 10 days of enrolling.
NOTE: The exact dates in each month have yet to be determined. The timeline above is to help families plan and to be aware of the general time period.