Open Enrollment & Transfer Information

Open Enrollment (House Bill 3681)
Oregon school districts have the option to participate in the non-district resident student open enrollment process in accordance with House Bill 3681The annual timeline for HB3681 open enrollment is:
  • March 1 – School districts announce number of students it will accept for the next school year if participating.
  • April 1 – Deadline for students to seek consent from districts accepting HB3681 transfers.
  • May 1 – Deadline for receiving district to provide written notice of consent of transfer to district of residence.

The 2014-2015 Open Enrollment application process is closed.

Interdistrict Transfers

Transferring students from one school district to another may also occur through an interdistrict transfer application.  Processing of interdistrict transfer applications occurs in accordance with board policy JECF – Interdistrict Transfer of Resident Students and administrative rule JECF AR.

Please Note:  The interdistrict transfer process for the 2014-15 is suspended at this time.  During the suspension, submitted interdistrict transfer applications will be returned to the applicant.


Intradistrict Transfers

Transferring students from their resident K-6 school to a non-resident K-6 school within SHSD may occur with approval of the resident and non-resident principals and superintendent in accordance with board policy JECBB – Intradistrict Transfer Students and JECBB-AR – Intradistrict Transfer Procedures.  Although, intradistrict transfer requests may be submitted at anytime during the school year, the application deadline for requests for the 2014-15 school year is August 15, 2014.

Completed Intradistrict Transfer Applications should be submitted to the resident school.  If the school is closed, the application may be submitted to St. Helens School District, 474 North 16th Street, St. Helens, OR 97051 or to Amanda Stuber via email (