Student Transfers

//Student Transfers
Student Transfers 2017-12-21T15:22:02+00:00

In-district transfers are for students living within the Longview attendance area wishing to attend another Longview school.  Submit completed applications to the district office or send by email. An approved transfer will remain valid until the student moves to a new grade level, such as elementary to middle school, when a new application must be submitted.

Each student will be subject to the same conditions of continued enrollment as for resident students.

Requests for 2017-2018 student transfers

  • In-District transfers are not accepted during the school year.

Requests for 2018-2019 student transfers

  • Applications are accepted January – May 2018.
    • Please submit applications at the district office.

In-district transfers

Out-of-district transfers are for students living outside the Longview attendance area wishing to attend a Longview school.  Submit completed applications to the district office or send to email. A new application must be submitted each year for a student’s continued enrollment in a Longview school.

Each student will be subject to the same conditions of continued enrollment as for resident students.

Requests for 2017-2018 student transfers

  • In-District transfers are not accepted during the school year.

Requests for 2018-2019 student transfers

  • Applications are accepted January – May 2018.
    • Please submit applications at the district office.

New requests for students changing schools must include:

  1. The student’s transcript or most recent grade report
  2. Their attendance history for the previous grading period
  3. A document stating any disciplinary action imposed upon the student incomplete applications may result in denial of the request

Students may be considered outside the above windows upon special request to the Executive Director of Leadership and Learning.

Out-of-district “Choice” transfers

Online academy transfers are for Longview students attending an online school fulltime.  A transfer must be submitted each school year at the district office or send to email.

Online academy transfers 

For students who will be receiving home-based instruction, state law RCW 28A.200.010, stipulates that parents/guardians must complete an Intent to Homeschool form and submit it to the resident school district annually.  Visit the administration building at 2715 Lilac St for more information.

Additional information

Requests received by the deadline will be considered be the following criteria to fill available spaces (Policy 3132):

  1. Longview School District students residing within the attendance area of a particular building.
  2. Longview School District students who have previously been approved as in-district transfers provided there is space available, and the student is in good standing.
  3. Currently enrolled students in good standing, with a change in home address, may be given preference to remain in current school to minimize disruptions to student learning.
  4. Siblings (of Longview School District students) requesting a transfer to a particular building but who reside in the attendance area of another building within the Longview School District.
  5. Students requesting a transfer to a particular building but who reside in the attendance area of another building within the school district. Transfer requests will be considered in the order received.
  6. Longview School District students who are being home schooled but who wish to take a part of their instruction in a school outside of their regular attendance area.
  7. Nonresident (out-of-district) students requesting a transfer from another school district.

Additionally, the student will follow the rules and regulations applicable to all students attending the school. If a student is accepted on transfer their behavior, grades, and attendance must meet acceptable guidelines established at the school or the transfer may be revoked and student will need to return to their school of residence. Transfers will be reviewed each year to make sure capacity is not affected by transfer students.