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Enrolling Students at Seattle Public Schools

Seattle Public Schools has award-winning attendance area schools and option schools. We serve more than 50,000 students. Our schools include 62 elementary schools, 10 K-8 schools, 11 middle schools, and 17 high schools.

Enrollment for next fall (the 2022-23 school year) began January 3.

Enrollment Form

New Student Enrollment

Will your child be 5 by August 31? Will your family be new residents of Seattle? It’s time to enroll!

Enrollment for Next Fall (2022-23)
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Are you enrolling a new student to start next fall including kindergarten?

Current School Year (2021-22)
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Are you enrolling a new student to start school right away?

Preschool

Learn more about preschool options and how to help prepare your children for kindergarten. Learn more about early learning.

Current Student Transfer Requests

Are you requesting transfer for a current Seattle Public Schools student from in-person to remote learning? Please complete the student transfer appeal.

School Choice

Can we choose a different school? Students are assigned to a school based on where they live. Students may apply for a different school through school choice. Learn more about school choice.

Key Dates

8
Jul
Admissions Office Closed
July 8July 31
31
Aug
Waitlists Dissolve
August 31

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Questions?

Have Questions? Enrollment services can help. Visit us at the John Stanford Center, 2445 3rd Ave S, Seattle, 98134.

Language assistance is available in Amharic, Chinese, Oromo, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese.

Enrollment Services Hours

  • Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Closed every third Wednesday at 12-4 p.m. for monthly staff meetings and trainings.

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