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School choice portal closes March 22





Time is running out for families to submit choices online for the schools they want children to attend in the 2019-20 school year.

CMSD’s school choice portal -- -- will close at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 22. Log in now to have the best chance of getting your first selection.

Eighth-graders who select CMSD high schools can qualify for new Say Yes to Education scholarships if they live in the District and remain enrolled continuously until graduation. For more information on the scholarships, go to

CMSD permits students to attend any school if space is available and, in a few cases, they meet admissions requirements.

If the number of applications for a CMSD school exceeds the number of available seats, a lottery will be held to determine admission. Results will be announced on Monday, April 1.

The portal includes links to information about the schools. For more information, call the District’s Enrollment Office at 216-838-5437