Welcome to Instructional Services

The Instructional Services Division houses many resources, all directly related to the education of children. Through the efforts of our dedicated teachers, leadership, and support of community partners, CVUSD continually strives to help each student achieve academic excellence.  Our staff is ready to assist you in the following departments:

School Choice

School Choice applications for the 2017-2018 school year will be available on February 1, 2017. Applications must be returned to the Instructional Services office by 5:00 pm on March 1, 2017 to be eligible for the lottery.

Between 2/1/2017 and 3/1/2017 (5:00 p.m.), submit the School Choice Application 2017/2018

o   The application will be available beginning February 1st at all school sites, the District Office and on the District website: www.conejousd.org

o   In order to be included in the lottery, the application must be received by 5:00 p.m. on March 1st   

o   Applications received in the Instructional Services Department by the March 1st (5:00 p.m.) deadline will be entered into a lottery if the number of applicants exceeds school choice capacity

o   Submit the application to:   Instructional Services Office (rear building) or fax to 805-379-5756

·        By March 31, 2017, a letter will be mailed to on-time applicants for middle & high school stating if the application is approved – OR – identifying the wait list number assigned to the applicant.

·        By April 28, 2017, a letter will be mailed to on-time applicants for elementary school stating if the application is approved – OR – identifying the wait list number assigned to the applicant.

·        Late* applications may be submitted:

Ø  By August 23, 2017 for elementary and middle schools (except as noted below)

Ø  By the 7th day of school for high school 1st semester

Ø  Between 12/1/2017 and 1/5/2018 for high school second semester transfer for 9th, 10th and 11th grade students only who have not already submitted a School Choice Application 2017/2018

Ø  By January 31, 2018 for Open Classroom Leadership Magnet

Ø  By May 11, 2018 for Transitional Kindergarten

*Applications received after the March 1, 2017, 5:00p.m. lottery deadline are considered late and will be placed at the bottom of the wait list in the order received.  NO PRIORITY will be given for late applications.  The likelihood of approval is reduced for late applications.

·        As of September 29, 2017, 5:00 p.m., the wait list for the 2017/2018 school year K-12 will be cancelled and no school choice transfers will be processed thereafter (except as noted above).

SCHOOL CHOICE 2016/2017

1/31/2017 - Last day to apply for Open Classroom Leadership Magnet.

5/12/2017 - Last day to apply for Transitional Kindergarten.


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