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.

    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. Parents will be notified by May 22, 2020.
    • The second opportunity to apply for a transfer is from May 26 - June 15, 2020. Parents will be notified by July 20, 2020.
    • Decisions are final and cannot be appealed.

    For more information please read the student transfer guidelines.

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.

    The transfer window for Current Employees (Inter-District and Intra-District) Transfers opens March 16, 2020 at 8:30 am and will close April 24, 2020 at 4:30 pm. Newly hired employees may apply when hired.

    • The children of staff members are accepted and considered on a space-available basis and must be submitted annually during the designated window (March 16th- April 24th).
    • Additional employee student transfer criteria are listed in the employee transfer agreement.
    • Employees must arrange for before-and/or after-school care, since their children shall not be permitted to wait with them at their work stations, or in their classrooms during this time.
    • Staff members that reside outside of CISD must complete a transfer application prior to applying for the Dual Language Immersion or IB Programs.

Forms

  • Student Transfer Guidelines  Student Transfer Guidelines

    FAQ  Student Transfer FAQ

       
    Elementary School Transfer Request Elementary School Transfer Request Form (coming soon)
       
    Middle School Transfer Request Middle School Transfer Request Form (coming soon)
       
    High School Transfer Request Form High School Transfer Request Form (coming soon)

    NOTE - All request forms must be hand delivered to:
    Vonita White Administration Building
    200 S. Denton Tap Road
    Coppell, TX 75019

Questions?

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 remain in the program through grade 5 – no transfer request is needed.
    • 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.
    • 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.