The On-Line application for Lottery 2017 will open on January 30th, 2017. Parents will have a 3-week window of opportunity to apply from January 30 to February 20th, 2017 (at midnight).
NOTE: There are no French Immersion Kindergarten seats available at Woodward Hill Elementary for 2017 - 2018.
These seats have been filled through sibling registration.
Click below for the one-page information document.
The Kindergarten Choice Lottery allows parents and guardians to register children entering kindergarten in four District-wide programs.
The Kindergarten Choice Lottery allows parents to choose up to 3 Choice programs at their preferred locations.
The lottery opens in January and remains open to parents and guardians to register their children for several weeks.
The lottery is then closed and spaces are allotted though a randomized draw.
Parents will then be notified if they have received a space in a Choice program or else placed on a waitlist.
January 16th - Register at local school/catchment school
January 30th - Online applications open for lottery
February 15th - Deadline to register at catchment school in order to apply online for Choice Program
February 20th - Online applications close
February 27th - Random draw for lottery takes place
February 27th - March 10 - Lottery results sent to applicants for accept and decline or with waitlist placements via email.
The Kindergarten Choice Program online application process for September 2017 is NOW CLOSED. To add your child to a Choice Program school waitlist please contact the Choice Program school that you are most interested in having your child attend.Choice Programs:
Intensive Fine ArtsMontessoriTraditionalEarly French Immersion
Read parent frequently asked questions about the application process.