Enrollment Procedures

Follow these LWSD Lottery Requirements

COMMUNITY SCHOOL LOTTERY PROCEDURES

FOR FALL 2020 ENROLLMENT

Info Night: Tuesday, November 19th, 2019  Parents (adults only, please) attend the Information Night at 6:00 p.m. at Community School. Attendance is highly recommended. This is your chance to see the school and meet the staff. We do not offer any other tours.

REQUIRED STEPS IN THE LOTTERY PROCESS FOR 1st – 5th GRADES

  • Applications are due by 4:00 p.m. on December 13, 2019
 
LOTTERY PROCESS DATES
  • November 8, 2019 – Online application opens (due by 4:00 p.m. on December 13, 2019)
  • December 13, 2019 Applications are due by 4:00 p.m.
  • January 10, 2020 Lottery held at the District office. Typically, most or all Community School vacancies occur in the first grade.
  • January 17, 2020 Acceptance/wait-list notification letters are sent to families via e-mail by the Lake Washington School District office.
  • January 27, 2020 Community School must be notified in writing of your intention to accept or refuse admittance by 2:30 p.m.
  • New Parent Orientation - TBD
  • Student Visit (only one visit is necessary) - TBD

Once enrollment is met, remaining students are placed on a wait list in lottery order.

If an opening occurs, students are called in lottery order using their original number. No new numbers are generated.

 

If a student accepts placement at another Choice School, the student’s name is removed from our process.

The above lottery procedure is aligned with the Lake Washington School District.

If any of the lottery requirements described above are not met, your child’s name will be removed from the lottery process for Fall 2020, and you may reapply for Fall 2021.

The above dates are subject to change per the LWSD calendar.