Governor welcoming student

Acceptance Guidelines

  • In order for a student to qualify for acceptance into the School Choice program in the Brandywine School District, the student's academics, attendance, and behavior must be in good standing. Applications are then put into the queue for the electronic lottery. 

    Applications are sorted in the following order:
    - The school selection (first, second, or third choice as listed on the application)
    - The student's priority, listed below
    - The randomly assigned lottery number

    School Choice Priorities for the Brandywine School District:

    Priority 1 – Students who have a sibling attending the requested Choice School this school year AND next year school year
     
    Priority 2 - Students, grades K-8, living in the District, and whose childcare provider is within the feeder pattern of the requested Choice School
     
    Priority 3 - Students living in the District and currently attending a Brandywine School District school (this priority does NOT apply to incoming kindergarteners)
     
    Priority 4 - Students living in the District and not currently attending a Brandywine School District school

    Priority 5 - Students living outside of the Brandywine School District