Open Enrollment is a State of Wisconsin program that allows a student who resides in one district (La Crosse, Onalaska, Holmen, etc) to attend school in a different State of Wisconsin district. The 2017-18 open enrollment application period is February 6 – April 28, 2017.
2017-18- Application Period Important Dates:
February 6 – April 28, 2017 – Parents must submit applications on-line.
June 9, 2017 – School district notices of open enrollment approval or denial must be postmarked by this date. If the application is denied, the parent has 30 days to file an appeal.
June 30, 2017 – Parents of accepted applicants must notify non-resident districts whether the student will open enroll in the 2017-18 school year.
Click here for a listing of frequently asked questions regarding open enrollment.
You may also visit the Department of Public Instruction’s website for more information http://dpi.wi.gov/open-enrollment.