2018–2019 Mid-Year Application
If you are new to DC or are seeking a transfer to attend a new school for this school year (school year 2018-2019), please call the My School DC Hotline at (202) 888-6336, Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to learn more about available spaces, in-boundary schools, and to complete an application.
If you already submitted a My School DC application for school year 2018-2019, you may log into your family account at any time to view your current waitlist status.
The application for next school year (school year 2019-2020) will be available online on Monday, December 10, 2018.
How to Get the Best Result for Your Child
Understand the Lottery
Watch this short video to understand the application process from start to finish.
Learn about each school using School Finder, visit schools in person, and talk to other parents to help make the best selection.
Choose the Right Ranking
Students should rank schools in the order they like them.