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School Choice

RUSD offers the opportunity for families to choose their school. If you'd like to apply for enrollment at a school other than your boundary area school, including the RUSD Montessori Program, Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School, Red Apple Elementary School, Gilmore Fine Arts, Starbuck Middle School (IB), Walden III Middle and High School or The R.E.A.L. School please complete the online school choice enrollment application. Click here for an informational flyer about all our choices!



The school choice enrollment window for the 2019-2020 school year is Dec. 1, 2018 - Jan. 15, 2019
All applications will be placed into a lottery.
Students will be notified of selection no later than the end of March 2019. 

New Families: Please click here for step by step instructions to apply for School Choice.

Current Families: Please click here for step by step instructions to apply for School Choice.

Transportation will be provided for students attending Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School, Red Apple Elementary School, The R.E.A.L. School (grades 6-12), Walden III School (grades 6-12), Gilmore Fine Arts and Starbuck Middle School (IB) based on the RUSD transportation policy (e.g. student lives more than two miles from the school). Parents/guardians who select any other school that is not their boundary school are responsible for transportation to/from school.

Please visit this website for additional information and requirements for applying to attend one of our choice schools.

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