Schools Open or Closed to Waivers

Schools that are closed are not able to accept any out of district waivers with the following exceptions:
  • Siblings of current students*
  • Children of district employees
  • Siblings of program placed students (SPED, DL, PACE, EAP, AAP)*
  • Open academic programs (DL, IB PACE, Family Partnership)*
  • Students that are currently attending the requested school

* waiver exceptions, in-district waivers and waivers to open schools will be considered based on:

  • space availability
  • attendance records
  • discipline records
  • academic records

Current student

Information for current students

Current out-of-district waivered students, in grades 1-12, will need to apply annually for a waiver but will be able to remain at their current school until their next level of transition,  (e.g. elementary to middle school; middle school to high school) as long as a new waiver has been submitted prior to the start of the new school year.  All efforts will be made to keep all approved waivered students in their current feeder pattern during the transition period. Continued approval of waiver is based on successful academic, attendance and discipline records.

Current in-district  waivered students in grades 1-12, do not need to apply annually, their waiver is approved through their next level of transition, (e.g. elementary to middle school; middle school to high school). All efforts will be made to keep all approved waivered students in their current feeder pattern during the transition period. Continued approval of waiver is based on successful academic, attendance and discipline records.

Moving? - If you are a current student and move out of your resident school address, you will be able to remain at that school through the next level of schooling. You must complete a waiver request following the procedures outlined in School Board 3131P.  Please submit waiver within 2 (two) weeks of moving.  Approval is based on successful academic, attendance and discipline records.

 

 

Elementary 19-20 SY

Please see the exception list above.

The following schools are closed to new out-of-district waivers. New in-district waivers will be considered on space availability.  

  • Arrowhead**Please see exception below
  • Bear Creek*Please see exception below
  • Canyon Creek
  • Fernwood
  • Frank Love*Please see exception below
  • Kenmore El
  • Kokanee
  • Maywood *Please see exception below
  • Shelton View
  • Wellington
  • Westhill
  • Woodin
  • Woodmoor**Please see exception below

*The following schools are closed to all new in-district and out of district waivers:

  • Bear Creek (1st, 2nd and 5th grade)
  • Eastridge
  • Frank Love (K, 3rd and 4th grade)
  • Lockwood
  • Maywood Hills (K and 4th grade)
  • Moorlands

**The following schools are closed to all kindergarten waivers, in-district and out-of-district:

  • Arrowhead
  • Crystal Springs
  • Frank Love
  • Maywood
  • Moorlands
  • Sunrise
  • Woodmoor

Open Schools

  • Crystal Springs (except for Kindergarten and 4th )
  • Cottage Lake
  • Hollywood Hills
  • Sunrise (except for Kindergarten)

Middle Schools 19-20 SY

Closed Schools are closed to out of district waivers.  New in-district waivers will be considered on space availability. Please see the exception list above.

Closed Schools

  • Canyon Park
  • Leota - Open for Dual Language Program
  • Northshore (eff. 4/16/19)*
  • Skyview

*closed to all waivers, in-district and out-of-district

Open Schools

  • Kenmore
  • Leota - (only for Dual Language program)
  • Timbercrest

All students will need to register for classes at their home school, unless they are currently attending their requested school or have an approved waiver.

High Schools 19-20 SY

Closed Schools are closed to out of district waivers. New in-district waivers will be considered on space availability. Please see the exception list above.  

  • Northcreek
  • Woodinville

Open Schools

  • Bothell
  • Inglemoor (only for IB program)

All students will need to register for classes at their home school, unless they are currently attending their requested school or have an approved waiver.