Out-of-Neighborhood Attendance Area Application for Neighborhood Schools (In-District Residents Only)
Cincinnati Public Schools’ resident students who want to enroll in neighborhood elementary schools that are outside the attendance areas they live in may apply online for available seats during the Out-of-Neighborhood Attendance-Area application window.
Note: A neighborhood school may accept out-of-attendance-area students only if the school has vacant seats after enrolling all in-area students.
Online Application Form — out-of-neighborhood attendance area is available from December 1, 2023 – March 1, 2024.
This policy only applies to neighborhood elementary schools; it does not apply to preschools, magnet schools or high schools.
Students who accept seats at neighborhood schools outside of their attendance areas may not be eligible for district-provided transportation.
Parents/guardians must update registration information at a child's school when information changes (family moves to a new address, or home or work telephone numbers change). Only a parent or legal guardian may register a child in school. A legal guardian must present proper documentation (i.e., custody granted by a court or accredited agency).
A parent or legal guardian must bring the required documentation when registering their student.