• Petitions accepted during the following time frame:
     

    April 1 – Aug. 4 (Fall) Elementary/ April 1 – May 1 (Fall) Secondary

    Nov. 1 – Dec. 1 (Spring) Elementary & Secondary

    When reviewing petitions for student transfers, the district will consider each request on an individual basis; however, the regulations below are in place to ensure consistency in our process.  The transfer petitions will be considered by the Board’s designee during the specified window each year.  If the designee denies the transfer request, the parent may file an appeal to the Superintendent’s designee during May 5- May 31 and Dec. 5-10.    


     
    The following campuses are closed for transfers during the 17-18 school year due to campus capacity:

    Elementary: Bell, Cross Oaks, Hawk, Lee, L.A. Nelson, Paloma Creek, Pecan Creek, N. Rayzor, Rivera, W.S. Ryan, Savannah.

    Secondary: Crownover, Harpool, Navo, Denton High, Guyer High, Ryan High.

     
    Intra-District Transfer District Information
    • Students who live within the Denton ISD attendance zones  •
    Intra-district Transfer Administrative Guidelines
    Intra-district Transfer Application - Elementary
    Intra-district Transfer Application - Secondary 
     
     
     Inter-District Transfer Information
    • Students who live outside the Denton ISD attendance zones •
    Inter-district Transfer Administrative Guidelines
    Inter-district Transfer Application - Elementary
    Inter-district Transfer Application - Secondary
     
     
     
    Request to Remain
    • Students who move outside the district or in another zone DURING the school year • 
     
     
    If the legal residence of a family changes from one attendance area to another within the District or outside the District,
    the student may either remain at the school he or she was attending before the residence change
    or attend the new attendance zone school. 
     
     
     
    Students seeking Intra- or Inter-District Transfers for the International Baccalaureate Program, should inform themselves about the IB Programme and the schools at which it is offered.
     
     
     District Transfer Appeal Process
                                      Transfer Appeal Guidelines                                                         Transfer Appeal Application