Open Enrollment

 

Open Enrollment for 2018-2019 is now CLOSED 

Open Enrollment applications for 2019-2020 will be accepted from March 1, 2019 to 3:00 p.m. on March 29, 2019

  • Open to eligible students within the State of Ohio
  • Due to class size, open enrollment will be on a limited basis for the 2019-2020 school year
  • Open enrollment is approved for one (1) school year only and you must re-apply for open enrollment each year; a notice to reapply will be mailed to you in February of the following year
  • Transportation of students accepted under open enrollment is the sole responsibility of the parent/guardian
  • Athletic eligibility for students in grades 9-12 transferring to another school district through open enrollment is determined by the Ohio High School Athletic Association. Please contact the Niles City Schools Athletic Director for eligibility information at (330) 652-9968, extension 0061

To apply for Open Enrollment, you must first complete an Open Enrollment Packet

  • 19-20 Open Enrollment Packets will be available on this page, under Forms, by February 1st
  • You may also pick up a packet at our Central Registration Office located in the Niles Board of Education at 309 N Rhodes Ave 

Packets must be completed in their entirety before your application will be accepted and must include the following forms:

  • Open Enrollment Application
  • Verification of Registration Form
  • Registration Form 
  • Ethnicity Questionnaire
  • Language Usage Survey 
  • Development, Health, and Social History Form (KG only) 
  • Emergency Medical Form
  • Consent to Release Records

You must provide the following documents before your application will be accepted:

  •  Child's Original Birth Certificate
  • Child's Current Immunization Records
  • Two Proofs of Residency from the Acceptable Proofs of Residency list
  • Custody/Court/Placement Documentation, if applicable
  • Most recent IEP/ETR, if applicable
  • Photo ID of Parent/Guardian 

Open Enrollment Packets must be hand delivered to our Central Registration Office by 3:00 p.m. on March 20, 2019 and may not be mailed, faxed, or emailed. Incomplete packets will NOT be accepted.

Application Status

  • Applicants in grades 1-12 will receive written notice of the District's decision by June 7, 2019
  • Kindergarten applicants will be placed on a waiting list and notified of their approval in August, 2019 

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