School Choice Application Priority Rankings

Please note: New and currently enrolled students who wish to enroll or return to their neighborhood school for the following school year do not need to submit a School Choice Application.   Please contact the neighborhood school directly to enroll the student for the following school year.

Priority rankings as outlined below come from Poudre School District's Policy JFBA(Revised September 9, 2021)

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 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 District choice program in which they are currently enrolled that spans different grade levels and schools.
  2. 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.
  3. New student applicants who reside within the District and whose parent/guardian is employed at the District.
  4. 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 District employee.
  5. Students who reside outside of the District and wish to continue attending a choice school in which they are currently enrolled, students who reside outside of the District and wish to continue attending a District choice program in which they are currently enrolled that spans different grade levels and schools, and students who reside outside of the District and whose parent/guardian is employed at the District.
  6. 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.
  7. 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 District employee.