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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 fall 2023 and the 2023-24 school year is open!

Enrollment for next year (2024-25) will open in January 2024.

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 this Fall (2023-24)
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Are you enrolling a new student to start this fall including kindergarten?


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

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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, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Closed every third Wednesday at 1-5 p.m. for monthly staff meetings and trainings.

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