School Choice Application Priority Rankings

Priority rankings as outlined below come from Poudre School District's Policy JFBA. (Revised July 2016) 

(Effective as of July 1, 2016) Order of Priority - For each grade level where the number of choice/open enrollment applicants exceeds the number of spaces available, the determination of space availability for each applicant shall be made based on the following order of priority:

  1. Students who reside within the attendance area of the neighborhood school they wish to attend.
  2. Students who reside within the District and wish to continue attending a choice school in which they are currently enrolled, and students who reside within the District and wish to continue attending a choice program in which they are currently enrolled that spans different grade levels and schools.
  3. New student applicants who reside within the District who are siblings of a student that is currently enrolled in the school and will be attending at the same time as the applicant, and who live at the same residence as the currently enrolled student.
  4. New student applicants who reside within the District and whose parent/guardian is employed at the school.
  5. New student applicants who reside within the District and are not siblings of a currently enrolled student living at the same residence or the child of a school employee.
  6. Students who reside outside of the District and wish to continue attending a school in which they are currently enrolled, and students who reside outside of the District and wish to continue attending a program in which they are currently enrolled that spans different grade levels and schools.
  7. New student applicants who reside outside of the District who are siblings of a student that is currently enrolled in the school and will be attending at the same time as the applicant, and who live at the same residence as the currently enrolled student.
  8. New student applicants who reside outside of the District and whose parent/guardian is employed at the school.
  9. New student applicants who reside outside of the District and are not siblings of a currently enrolled student living at the same residence or the child of a school employee.