Frequently Asked Questions

General Enrollment

In this section, you will find some of the most frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 impact on student enrollment, including EPC services; submitting forms to EPC.

Is the Educational Placement Center Open?

Yes, we are open from Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

To contact us, please visit our Contact Us page.

I am new to SFUSD. How do I enroll my child for school?

  • Families can apply for schools using our Online Forms Portal. You can also call 415-241-6085 to talk to an enrollment counselor. Our team will guide you through the process.
  • If you need a paper application, please download the form from our Applications and Forms page.

How do I submit my forms to the Educational Placement Center?

Families can submit forms to the EPC by email, text, postal mail, or drop off. Please see How to Submit Forms and Applications.

Examples of forms to submit are:

  • Enrollment Application
  • Interdistrict Permit Request
  • Change of Address
  • Affidavit of Residence and Birthdate

Should I mail my forms using certified mail or signature confirmation?

SFUSD is not requiring that families mail in forms via these options. However, if a family would like to do so to confirm delivery and receipt, that is the family’s choice.

Can you provide a pre-stamped envelope for mailing my forms?

No. Families are responsible for mailing and covering postage. 

How do I change my address, phone number, name, or other information?

You can change your:

  • Home Address, 
  • Student Name or Parent/Guardian Name, 
  • Race/Ethnicity, or
  • Phone Numbers

by completing this online Change of Information Form. You can also download the form from our Applications and Forms page and mail it with required proof. Any changes made to your address requires proof. Please see here for a list of acceptable proofs of home address.

How do I update my contact information in Family Portal (ParentVUE)?

Updating your contact information in Family Portal (ParentVUE) ensures that you get school phone, email and text notifications; it's also a way to view, accept, and decline your school assignment. 

Please see this page on how to update your information in Family Portal (ParentVUE).

You can also watch a video on how to update your information. The videos is available in EnglishEspanol中文.

If you need more help, call us at 415-241-6085 or email enrollinschool@sfusd.edu.