High School Application Period: February 20 to March 3, 2017 (Round 1)
Round 1 begins Feb. 20, 2017; continues until 11:59 p.m. March 3, 2017
(Round 2 is open April 3-14, 2017, and Round 3 is open May 1-12, 2017; Rounds 2 and 3 are only for parents/students who did not enter applications in Round 1.)
Upper Grades Transfers: CPS Students - Current CPS students in grades 7 to 12 (live in district)
- Parents of current CPS students now attending a high school in grades 7-12 who want to change high schools in the upper grades should apply in person at the high schools they select and use the paper application form. The upper grades are not part of CPS' online high school application process (lottery).
High School Application Form 2017-18 - paper (nonlottery)
- Students now attending a grade K-8 CPS school who want to change schools at grades 7, 8 and 9 must apply via the online application process (lottery).