Kindergarten: School Choice remains open until the first day of school provided there is available capacity. Families who live outside the District will need to pre-register at their home school, prior to applying for School Choice. Waiting list will be compiled by the date the completed application is received.
The kindergarten applications will be considered incomplete if the application, supplemental form, birth certificate and proof of residency are not submitted together and the student is not pre-registered at his home school. Acceptable proof of residency is a current mortgage statement, lease or rental agreement, electric, gas, oil, propane, water or sewer bill with the parents name and address on it.
Applications for kindergarten are available on line at www.schoolchoicede.org .
School Choice Open Enrollment is CLOSED for grades 1st – 12th
School Choice is closed for the 2016-17 school year. You must meet one of the criteria listed below in order to submit a Good Cause Affidavit. If criteria is met, you can submit a Good Cause Affidavit, Supplemental Form and proof of residency together to the Caesar Rodney District Office at 7 Front Street, Wyoming Delaware 19934. Acceptable proof of residency is a current mortgage statement, lease or rental agreement, electric, gas, oil, propane, water or sewer bill with the parents name and address on it. If the student is not currently attending a Caesar Rodney School they must pre-register at their school of attendance in their home district. Please note that acceptance of the Good Cause Affidavit does not mean that the School Choice Application will be approved.
According to the Delaware Code (State Law), “Good Cause” shall mean:
______Recent change in a child’s residence due to a change in family residence
______Recent change in the state in which the family residence is located
______Recent change in a child’s parent’s marital status
______Recent change caused by a guardianship proceeding
______Recent placement of a child in foster care
______Recent participation by a child in a foreign exchange program
______Recent participation by a child in a substance abuse or mental health treatment program
______Recent set of circumstances consistent with this definition of Good Cause: ___________________
Families may print an electronic copy of the Good Cause Affidavit located at www.crk12.org under School Information in the School Choice folder or pick up a copy at the Caesar Rodney District Office. The Good Cause Affidavit must be submitted with all supplemental documentation to the Caesar Rodney District Office, Office of School Choice at 7 Front Street, Wyoming, DE 19934. If all required documentation is not submitted the affidavit will be considered incomplete. If you have any questions regarding the School Choice program or application process, please contact Deborah Miller at (302) 698-4800 x 131, Deborah.firstname.lastname@example.org