• 2022-2023 Open Enrollment 

    February 1, 2022 through February 16, 2022


    The Priority Open Enrollment Window is February 1, 2022 through February 16, 2022

    All incoming or matriculating CUSD Kindergarten through 8th grade students may apply for up to two alternative programs* and/or up to two attendance area schools other than their home school. Parents will apply via an electronic form on the District website during the Priority Open Enrollment Window.

    *Participation in the alternative program school lottery requires attending a tour/meeting—visit each alternative school’s website to sign up for a tour/meeting!


    Attendance Area Elementary Schools

    Blue Hills, Collins, De Vargas, Dilworth, Eaton, Eisenhower, Garden Gate, Lincoln, Montclaire, Nimitz, Sedgwick, Stevens Creek, Stocklmeir and West Valley


    Attendance Area Middle Schools

    Cupertino, Hyde, Kennedy, Lawson and Miller


    Alternative Education Program

    Faria, McAuliffe, Murdock-Portal, CLIP (Cupertino Language Immersion Program) K-5 at Meyerholz and 6-8 Miller and Home Study


    Step 1: Register at your attendance area school

    • For new students, registration must be completed to receive a perm ID#
    • For matriculating students, your student has a perm ID# and that can be retrieved through ParentVue or through the school office


    Step 2: Attend a Parent Information Meeting/Tour* 

    *(for alternative schools ONLY - Faria, McAuliffe, Murdock-Portal, CLIP [Cupertino Language Immersion Program] and Home Study)

    • You must register for these meetings through the school website
    • You must have a perm ID# for your student to register
    • If you have a sibling currently attending the alternative school, this meeting is not required (but you MUST register to receive a perm ID# to apply during Open Enrollment)

    Step 3: Apply for the schools via the Open Enrollment link

    • The link will be on the CUSD website and will be live at 8:00 am on February 1st and will close at 4:00 pm on February 16th - absolutely no exceptions will be made for these deadlines


    The Priority Open Enrollment Lottery will be done electronically on March 31, 2022.

    Lottery results will be live on April 29, 2022.



    For questions, please submit a Google Form request and a Student Assignment staff member will reach out to you as soon as they get to your information in the queue. Thank you!



    Alternative Schools/Programs Information Meeting

    The CUSD Student Assignment team, along with staff from our Alternative Schools/Programs will be hosting an Alternative Schools/Programs Information Meeting to discuss the five different schools/programs (CLIP, Faria, McAuliffe, Murdock-Portal, and Home Study) in CUSD, providing parents diverse educational options from which they may select a school/program that best meets their child’s needs. 


    *Please note, attendance at this meeting DOES NOT constitute the mandatory parent meeting/tour required at the school(s) of interest in order to Open Enroll. This meeting is informational for parents to get an idea for which schools/programs they are interested in.

Last Modified on January 3, 2022