Apply for 2022-2023 School Year

Introduction

The following information is for applying to grades TK through 12. If you want to apply to Prekindergarten, please visit the Early Education page.

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I need a school for 2022-2023 and have not applied before.

Current Year Enrollment 

You can participate in Current Year Enrollment, which is ongoing and is open to all students who are not currently enrolled for 2022-23 already. Families who wish to participate can submit a Current Year Enrollment application online, call the EPC office, or visit the EPC office at 555 Franklin Street, Room 100. Our telephone number is (415) 241-6085. The EPC office and phone line are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. 

An EPC counselor will help you enroll your student at any school that has openings and active transfer requests. Read more about Current Year Enrollment.

Complete the SFUSD online application or the paper TK-13 General Application and include all required documents. Welcome to SFUSD!

I am currently enrolled in an SFUSD school but would like to transfer to a different school.

  • The Spring Transfer Application deadline has passed.
  • If you missed the Spring Transfer deadline, you may contact the Educational Placement Center (EPC) to learn more about your options on the following dates: 
    • During the first week of Winter Break between December 19 through December 23, 2022
    • During the first week of the Spring Semester between January 3 through January 6, 2023
  • The EPC office will be closed from December 26 through December 30, 2022. 
  • If it is not possible to move your student into your preferred school for the Spring semester, you may also apply for the next grade in the 23-24 school year before the February 3, 2023 deadline.

Application Forms

New Applicants: 

You can apply online using the online application at portal.sfusd.edu. You can also download a PDF application in your preferred language
(English | Español | 中文 | Tiếng Việt | Tagalog | Gagana Sāmoa | العربي)

Please list only one school on the application form. 

Required Documents

All new applicants need to submit required documents. Please gather these documents and have them ready when filling out your application.

Language Assessment

Students in grades K-8 who speak a language other than English at home and wish to enroll in a language program may need to be assessed for their current language skills. An Enrollment Counselor may reach out to schedule a language assessment. Click here to learn more.

Key Dates

December 2, 2022

Last day to cancel a SY22-23 Spring Transfer Request.

Week of December 12, 2022

SY22-23 Spring Transfer assignment letters mailed to families who applied by 11/10.
Note: transfer results are final (no option to accept/decline).

View other key dates

For Help

If you need support or would like to speak with a counselor, please call 415-241-6085. 

More 4 year olds are now eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (TK)!  Please visit our TK page to learn more. 

This page was last updated on November 16, 2022