PEN: What is Open Enrollment?
Thinking about enrolling your students in a school other than your assigned neighborhood school for the 2023-24 school year? Open Enrollment applications for PUSD’s school choice lottery may be submitted from January 9 – 27. If you missed PEN’s Navigating Open Enrollment program, you can view the presentation by going to PEN’s website at https://www.penfamilies.org/open-enrollment.
What is Open Enrollment?
The Open Enrollment process is a random lottery where students are admitted to schools outside their neighborhood based on the available seats projected at any given school. Here is a timeline with key dates for the 2023-24 Open Enrollment application process. View a recording of this year’s Navigating Open Enrollment program in English or Spanish, and see the slide presentation. Detailed information also can be found on PUSD’s Open Enrollment page.
Or PUSD’s Office of Enrollment will host an Open Enrollment workshop tomorrow, Thursday, December 15 from 5-6 pm at the Early Childhood Center (Cleveland campus), 524 Palisade St., Pasadena, Room B102. No registration is required.
The Pasadena Education Network (PEN) is an independent, grassroots nonprofit organization that promotes family participation in public education to ensure a quality education for all students in Pasadena, Altadena and Sierra Madre. PEN provides services to help parents explore, evaluate, and engage with our community’s public schools. For more information visit www.penfamilies.org .