• Overview

  • The Office of School Choice assists parents, guardians, schools, and the community at large with the School Choice process.

    School Choice (School Board policy 5004.1) provides parents/guardians the option to request a different school other than the assigned school based on the child's home address.

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    Don't know your assigned school?

    Find your assigned school before applying.

  • New to Broward County Public Schools?
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    If your student is new to Broward County Public Schools (BCPS), a student number & a 24–hour wait is required before you can apply for School Choice.

    Visit any BCPS school to request a student number – no registration required

    Learn more
  • Announcements

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    2024/25 Phase 2 Window Closed

    The 2024/25 Phase 2 application window closed May 17, 2024.

    The Phase 3 application window opens July 1, 2024, 8 am.  Apply during the open window for a chance to be awarded a seat during the computerized random selection process.

    Posted 5/18/24

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    2023/24 School Choice Window Closed

    The 2023/24 School Choice window closed September 1, 2023.

    Only the following application exceptions for the 2023/24 school year can be submitted at this time:

    • BCPS employee priority
    • Military priority
    • School Completion
    • Parkland Elementary Choice Option Area
    • Hope Scholarship

    Notifications will be emailed and updated on your Family Dashboard when processed.

    Application results will not be given over the phone.

    Posted 11/8/23

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Contact Information

  • Office of School Choice

    610 NE Thirteenth Avenue

    Pompano Beach, Florida 33060

    Phone: 754-321-2480

    Fax: 754-321-3679

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    Email:
    schoolchoice@browardschools.com

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    Tia Gale

    Manager

Business Hours

  • Monday – Thursday

    8 am – 4 pm

    During peak times phone service may be unavailable