JC-AR explains the process and reasons for which students may apply to attend a school outside of their attendance area as defined by the residential address. In-District Programs, Magnet or Choice Option Schools, In-District Transfers, Attendance Area Change Requests and Athletic Participation are reviewed. March 1 deadline for elementary (grades 1-5), middle and high school. May 1 deadline for kindergarten only.
* Please note updated 2020-21 guidance is now included *
Note: ACR approvals are subject to annual review. In general, approvals are good for the duration of time the student is approved at a specific level (elementary, middle, high school).
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