Good Cause Choice 2020-2021 School Year

  • The Choice application period for the 2020-2021 school year is closed.

    If you wish to apply for School Choice after the Open Enrollment period, you must complete a Good Cause Choice Application. Any School Choice applications submitted after Open Enrollment will be considered if good cause exists for failing to meet the deadline.

    Good Cause criteria include:
    - Change in the child's residence due to a change in family residence
    - Change in the child's parents' marital status
    - Change caused by a guardianship proceeding
    - Placement of the child in foster care or adoption
    - Participation in a foreign exchange program
    - Reported and recorded instance of bullying against a child as defined in §4112D of the Delaware State Code
    - Participation of a child in a substance abuse or mental health treatment program, or
    - A set of circumstance consistent with this definition of good cause

    Good Cause Choice applications are now available online.  Haga clic aquí para completar una Solicitud de Eleccion de Buena Causa en línea para el año escolar 2020-2021. Una vez que haga clic en el enlace, haga clic en la pestaña de acciones (Actions) en la esquina superior derecha para traducir la página al español.