• Choose Dallas ISD Frequently Asked Questions


  • What is Choose Dallas ISD?

  • Who Needs to Use Choose Dallas ISD?

  • How do I re-enroll my student at their current school for next year?

  • Is there something special I need to do for my student who is transitioning to a new grade level (i.e., from their current elementary or middle school)?

  • When can I apply?

  • How do I apply to a magnet school?

  • Will my student still need to audition or interview for a spot at a magnet school?

  • How do I apply to a P-TECH/Early College program?

  • Will my student still need to interview for a spot at a P-TECH/Early College program?

  • How do I apply to a Transformation (OTI) school?

  • How do I apply for a transfer to another neighborhood school?

  • How do I apply to a two-way dual language program?

  • How many schools can I apply to?

  • Will I need to rank my school choices?

  • When will I know the outcome of my application?

  • How will Dallas ISD determine what school my student gets an offer to attend?

  • How will waitlists work?

  • How many acceptance offers might my student receive?

  • If my student receives an acceptance offer, what should I do next?

  • What if I miss the Feb. 7 application deadline?

  • What if I change my mind after the Feb. 7 deadline?

  • Can I submit a Choose Dallas ISD application for my student who has special needs?

  • Who can I contact for support?