• Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the administration building is not open to the public at this time, so student transfer applications must be submitted online. Please find the links starting on June 8th on the right side of this webpage. 

Student Transfer (Intra-District) for 2020-2021

  • Students who reside in the Coppell ISD boundaries and are currently enrolled in a Coppell ISD school and would like to request a transfer to another Coppell ISD school must complete a transfer request form annually. All students attending their current school on a transfer must complete a transfer request form to remain at the transfer school for the 2020-2021 school year.

    Schools closed to transfer requests for the second window due to high enrollment capacity are as follows: 

    • Lee Elementary
    • Canyon Ranch Elementary
    • Cottonwood Creek Elementary
    • Denton Creek Elementary
    • Town Center Elementary
    • Coppell Middle School North
    • Coppell Middle School East
    • New Tech High @ Coppell - Grade 9

    Transfer Application Window:

    • There are two opportunities to request a student transfer for the 2020-2021 school year.
    • The first transfer opportunity opens March 16, 2020 and closes on April 24, 2020 (CLOSED). Parents will be notified on or after June 4, 2020 through email.
    • The second opportunity to apply for a transfer is from June 8, 2020 - June 19, 2020. Parents will be notified on or after July 20, 2020.
    • Decisions are final and cannot be appealed.

Student Transfer (For CISD Employees)

    • Inter-District Transfers: Full-time CISD employees not living within the Coppell ISD boundaries have an option of transferring their child(ren) to CISD schools.
    • Intra-District Transfers: Full-time CISD employees living within the Coppell ISD attendance boundaries may request to transfer their child(ren) to a different school zone within CISD.
  • Student Transfer Guidelines
  • Student Transfer FAQ

Applications

  • The second opportunity to apply for a transfer is from June 8 - 19, 2020. 

    Student transfer applications must be submitted online through one of the links above. This is the only method to submit a transfer request.

  • Elementary School Application
  • Middle School Application
  • High School Application

Questions?

  • If you have questions, please review the Student Transfer Guidelines and FAQs. Additional questions may be submitted to:
  • Student-Transfers@coppellisd.com

Open Enrollment

  • Children living in the City of Coppell, Texas, but not residing within the CISD school attendance zone

    • Open Enrollment applications will be accepted starting June 12, 2020 through July 9, 2020. Parents will be notified by July 31, 2020 if their applications have been approved or denied.
    • The campus location will be assigned to the student by the District (campus requests cannot be made).
    • Open Enrollment is approved based on availability. Additional Open Enrollment criteria is posted online.
    • Click here for more information

Student DLI Placement through the lottery process – Elementary Level Only (Dual Language Immersion)

    • DLI is offered at the Elementary Level only in Coppell ISD.
    • Students receive placement in the DLI program through a lottery process. If the student does not reside in the Pinkerton attendance zone a student transfer must be completed as well.
    • If a student is placed in the DLI program, they will submit a transfer request each year if they do not reside in that school's attendance zone and indicate that they participate in the program. 
    • If a student that is in the DLI program has a sibling, and the sibling is not participating in DLI, the sibling will need a transfer request.
    • Students are expected to be present and on time to school daily and follow the Student Code of Conduct. Failing to meet this critera may result in a transfer denial.  
    • Click here for more information

Secondary Advanced Spanish Language Courses

    • DLI is not currently offered in Coppell ISD at the secondary level, however, learners that have previously participated in the Elementary DLI program may enroll in Advanced Spanish Language Courses at Middle School North. If this is not your home-zoned campus a transfer request is required.

Student IB Placement through the lottery process– Elementary Level Only

    • IB is offered at the Elementary Level only in Coppell ISD.
    • Students receive placement in the IB program through a lottery process. If the student does not reside in the Pinkerton attendance zone a student transfer must be completed as well.
    • Click here for more information

Secondary IB Program

    • IB is not currently offered in Coppell ISD at the secondary level, however, learners that have previously participated in the Elementary IB program at Pinkerton may continue with their learning cohort and attend Middle School East. If this is not your home-zoned campus a transfer request is required.