Intent to Return/Open Enrollment

Intent to Return: This form is for students that live in Cimarron's boundaries but have accepted enrollment at another school and want to return to their neighborhood school. (Please contact Terri.Nelson@dcsdk12.org if you have any questions regarding the Intent to Return form) Please download, print, and complete the Intent to Return form if you have an incoming 6th, 7th or 8th grade student that would like to return to their neighborhood school. You will need to drop off or scan and email the completed Intent to Return form to the counseling secretary, Jeannie McRea (Jeannie.McRae@dcsdk12.org) by January 05, 2018 to return for the 18-19 school year.

Open Enrollment Round 1 November 01, 2017 - December 01, 2017 Is now closed

Families who wish to enroll their student in a school other than their neighborhood school must complete an Open Enrollment Application by December 01, 2017for round 1 open enrollment. District policy states that any student shall be allowed to attend any school of their choice for which they are eligible on aspace available basis, subject to district policy. For more information, check the Choice Programming website, or contact Kristin Schmidt at klschmidt@dcsdk12.org.

  • You may apply for up to four schools to open enroll.
  • First round open enrollment is not first-come, first-served; you have until January 5 to complete this process.
  • You can choose to receive a confirmation email after you request open enrollment
  • You can change your choices at any time until January 5.
  • Schools have untilDecember 08to offer you an open enrollment slot, based on space availability. You will receive an email from the school. You can also log back into the Open Enrollment Tool after December 08 to check your status.
  • You have until December 15 to accept an open enrollment offer from a school through the Open Enrollment Tool.
  • If your application is not accepted by any school, you will automatically be placed on the second round open enrollment list, which runs from January 22 - August 01. Schools will reach out to you as space becomes available.

Open Enrollment Round 2 - January 22, 2018 - August 01, 2018Is now closed

For parents who did not request open enrollment in the first round, the second round of open enrollment begins on January 22. Students will be placed on the prioritized second round open enrollment wait list on a first come, first served basis - Schools will begin notifying parents if a second round open enrollment spot is available by August 01.