Each spring, parents across the District pre-enrol to tell us the school they’d like their child to attend next year. Pre-enrolment helps families plan and allows schools to prepare based on the number of students expected to attend in the fall.
In previous years, parents pre-enrolled through a paper passport sent home with each student. We’ve made the process faster, easier and more secure by moving it online.
Students are guaranteed entry to their designated school if registered (new students) or pre-enrolled (current students) no later than April 16. Use the Find a School tool to find your designated school.
A student may also attend any other school in the District, as long as:
If the number of students who want to attend a school or program exceeds the available space, applicants from outside the school’s designated attendance area will be chosen by random selection.
Sign in to SchoolZone between 9 a.m. on March 12 and 4 p.m. on April 16, 2018 to select your child’s preferred school for the 2018-19 school year.
When you sign in to your parent SchoolZone account on your computer, tablet or smartphone:
If your child is currently attending a District school, you can select the school by signing in to your parent SchoolZone account to pre-enrol between March 12 and April 16.
Course selection is not part of selecting your child's preferred school in SchoolZone. Junior high and high school students will choose their specific courses (e.g., core courses, fine arts, career and technology studies) through a separate process at their current school.
If your address has changed, please update your information with your child’s current school before pre-enrolling in SchoolZone. You may be asked to provide one or more of the following kinds of documentation to verify your address:
Talk to your child’s current school principal if you:
The video below describes how to complete pre-enrolment in SchoolZone.