For questions, please call an enrollment specialist at (216) 838-3675       Si usted necesita asistencia en Espanol, llame al (216) 405-5110
For questions, please call an enrollment specialist at (216) 838-3675
Si usted necesita asistencia en Espanol, llame al (216) 405-5110

Current CMSD Families

Your username and password is the same as last year. If you created an account on the School Choice Portal before, sign-in with the credentials that you used to set up the account.

New CMSD Families

If you are an existing CMSD family, please do not create a new account, rather sign-in or use "forgot username/password" to reset your login credentials. New CMSD families of families that have never used this tool can create an account here. You will need an email address and phone number.


Current CMSD Families

Your username and password is the same as last year. If you created an account on the School Choice Portal before, sign-in with the credentials that you used to set up the account.


 

New CMSD Families

If you are an existing CMSD family, please do not create a new account, rather sign-in or use "forgot username/password" to reset your login credentials. New CMSD families of families that have never used this tool can create an account here. You will need an email address and phone number.

 


 

Open Enrollment Process

 
 

Step 1: Explore School Choices

Coming soon: the new 2017-18 High School Choice Book
Download the 2016-17 High School Choice Book: English  |  Español 
 
 

Step: 2: Visit Your School Choices

Visit the schools that sound like a good fit. Ask teachers and staff about the environment, students, and academics to determine if it's a good match.

 

December 23, 2016 to February 13, 2017

 

Step 3: Login to the School Choice Portal and Submit Your School Choices for Criteria Schools

While the School Choice tool will be opened for Criteria Schools applications, choices to all other schools will still be locked until January 23, 2017.
Criteria Schools accepting Applications:
  • Bard High School Early College
  • Cleveland Early College
  • Cleveland School of the Arts
  • Cleveland School of Architecture and Design
  • Cleveland School of Science and Medicine
  • Whitney Young
 

January 23, 2017

 

Step 4: Login to the School Choice Portal and Submit Your School Choices

Complete the application on the School Choice Portal.
You will need to provide:
  • Your username and password
  • Updated contact information
  • Schools you are choosing, in order of preference
 

March 13, 2017

 

Open Enrollment Lottery Period Closes. All School Choices Must be Submitted.

March 24, 2017

 

Lottery Results Announced

March 25, 2017

 

Post-Lottery Enrollment Begins

All new enrollments and school choice assignments will be made on a first-come, first-served basis if seats are available.

 

Current CMSD Families:
New CMSD Families: