• The Office of School Choice is here to assist parents, schools and the community-at-large with the School Choice process. Please use the information topics on the left side of this webpage to learn more.

    School Choice, School Board policy 5004.1, provides parents with the option to apply to a school (in grades Kindergarten through 12) other than their assigned school during an open application window.

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      Will your child be 5 years old on or before September 1? 
      If yes, your child is ready for Kindergarten (KG) in Broward County Public Schools. Visit the Quick Guide to learn more about your School Choice options.


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    Technical Issue Resolved - Check Your Status Error

    The technical issue that prevented application results from displaying in the Check Your Status webpage has been fixed.

    Posted 06/09/21

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    Student Selections Complete

    The latest student selection was on May 27, 2021 May 28, 2021. You may check your status, by clicking the icon below.Check Your Status

    Results will not be given over the phone.

    All awarded applicants were sent a notification to the email address on file on May 28, 2021.

    Next student selection on July 22, 2021

    Posted 05/28/2021 11:15 p.m.

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     2021/22 Phase II Application Window Closed

    The 2021/22 Phase II application window closed May 10, 2021. All requests for help and required documents sent by to us by email before the application deadline (May 10th, 11:59 p.m.) will be honored as on-time complete applications.

    Application Status Notifications

    Phase II notifications begin May 27, 2021Check your status or email on or after this date.

    Results will not be given over the phone.

    Next Application Window

    The next Phase II window opens July 1, 2021, 8 a.m. Apply starting this date to be considered.


    Posted 05/11/21

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    Magnet Application Grades/Test Scores Required

    Attention  – Middle & High Magnet Applicants

    Application Complete

    If your application is listed as Application Complete on the Check Your Status web page, no further action is required. You do not need to send grades and test scores to our office.

    Application Incomplete

    If your application is listed as Application Incomplete on the Check Your Status web page, visit the Required Documents web page for more information.

    Posted 05/07/21

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Contact Information

  • Office of School Choice

    600 SE Third Avenue

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

    Phone: 754-321-2480

    Fax: 754-321-2489

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    Phone: --

    Janis Wint