Student Placement
Key Dates

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2021-2022 Future Enrollment and Lottery

KEY DATES


ROUND I

November 9, 2020-November 24, 2020: New Student Enrollment Period for Round I Lottery. 

The last day to drop of your new student enrollment packet off at a CMS schools is November 16, 2020.  

Starting November 17, 2020, complete new student enrollment packets can ONLY be submitted to the Student Placement Department via U.S. mail, fax or email. 

 

mid- November 2020-December 11, 2020: Student Assignment Notification letters begin arriving in homes. 

If you do not receive your Student Notification letter by December 11, 2020, please call Student Placement (980-343-5335). 

 

November 30, 2020-December 11, 2020 at 10:00 PM: Application period for the Round I choice lottery. 

 

late-December 13, 2020: Lottery notifications letters for Round I choice lottery arrive in homes. 

 


ROUND II

December 14, 2020- January 15, 2021: New Student Enrollment Period for Round II Lottery. 

The last day to drop of your new student enrollment packet off at a CMS schools is January 16, 2021.  

Starting January 8, 2021, complete new student enrollment packets can ONLY be submitted to the Student Placement Department via U.S. mail, fax or email. 

 

early- January 2021-January 22, 2021: Student Assignment Notification letters begin arriving in homes. 

If you do not receive your Student Notification letter by January 22, 2021, please call Student Placement (980-343-5335). 

 

January 25, 2021- February 5, 2021 at 10:00 PM: Application period for the Round II choice lottery. 

 

mid- February, 2021: Lottery notifications letters for Round II choice lottery arrive in homes. 

 


Reassignment & Transfer Period

February 22, 2021- March 15, 2021*: Request for Reassignment Period for the district. 

*Students brand new or re-enrolling to the district after this date will have 10 business days after enrolling to submit a request for reassignment for the 2021- 2022 school year.  Application does not guarantee approval. 

 

March 16, 2021- June 11, 2021**: Request for Transfer period in order to receive an answer by the start of school. 

**Students brand new, re-enrolling or current CMS students can apply to schools not listed on the Superintendent's Closed School List.  Application does not guarantee approval. 

 

January 18, 2021- June 4, 2021: 

The Office of Student Assignment & School Choice will continue to receive and enter enrollment packets for home school placement for the 2021-2022 school year.  

After June 4, 2021, enrollment information needs to be taken to the home school based on the residential address of the biological parent or legal guardian. 

 




P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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