2018–2019 Post-Lottery Application
Use this site to create a separate application for each child in your family who is applying to attend a new school for next year, or to add additional schools to your existing application.
March 30, 2018
Lottery results and waitlist positions
available in your account
May 1, 2018
If you are new to DC or are seeking to attend a new school for this school year (school year 2017-18) please contact schools directly to inquire about available spaces, or call the My School DC Hotline at (202) 888-6336, Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with questions.
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.