Parents/legal guardians experiencing hardships, if the student attends his/her assigned school may request a student reassignment to a school outside the student’s attendance area as outlined in the District policy.

Application Dates
The window to apply for reassignment for the 2018-2019 school year is now closed. Late applications are not accepted.

Already Applied?
If you have already submitted a reassignment request for the 2018-19 school year, please allow 4-6 weeks for review and response. You may check your parent portal at for updated information and application status.

Submitting an Application
Apply online at

Hard copy applications will be accepted if the parent/guardian has no access to an e–mail address. See below for more information regarding the submission of a hard copy reassignment application.

Schools Available for Reassignment
Click here to view the list of Schools Available for the 2018-2019 School Year. This list can change at anytime during the application submission and review period. Applicants requesting a transfer to a school that is not on the approved reassignment list will not be considered.

Effective Approval Dates
Unless otherwise specified, approved reassignments for the second semester of the 2018–19 school year will be effective starting August 13, 2018* (*subject to change). Applying for a reassignment does not guarantee approval; all requests will be reviewed according to School Board policy 5.015. Information regarding the criteria for a reassignment and its approval can be found in School Board Policy 5.015.

Transportation will not be provided for students on reassignment.

Schools Open for Reassignment Requests for the 2018–19 School Year
The window to apply for Reassignment is now closed.

Reassignment Applications
A letter with specific reason(s) why reassignment is being requested must be included with the application. Incomplete applications will not be processed. Hard copy applications must be submitted to the Department of Choice and Career Options, via U.S. Mail or fax. The mailing address is 3300 Forest Hill Boulevard, C–124, West Palm Beach, FL 33406 or fax to (561) 434–8843.

For additional information about reassignment, please contact the Department of Choice and Career Options at (561) 434-8755 or email:

The School District of Palm Beach County