Transfer a Student
Eligibility: Students residing within Elkhart Community Schools' boundaries and outside of the boundaries are eligible to request a transfer to attend any of the schools within the district.
In-District Transfer: An in-district transfer is required when a student wants to attend an Elkhart Community school that is not their designated home school. To request an in-district transfer, students or their guardians should contact the school directly.
Out-of-District Transfer: An out-of-district transfer is necessary when a student wishes to attend an Elkhart Community school, but their home school is located outside of the Elkhart Community Schools' boundaries. To request an out-of-district transfer, individuals should get in touch with Student Services.
Transfer Acceptance: All transfer requests are contingent on the student maintaining satisfactory attendance and behavior. This includes maintaining a 95% attendance rate, having no more than ten (10) tardies, and adhering to the Rules for a Safe Learning Community and Good School Order.
Transfer Windows: It's important to note that no transfer requests will be accepted outside of these specified transfer windows.
- The fall semester transfer window is open from April 1 to June 14.
- The spring semester transfer window is open from October 1 to November 30.