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Non- Resident School Of Choice Information

Schools of Choice

The Schools of Choice application window for 2023-2024 will be open beginning on Monday, July 31, 2023 - Friday, August 18, 2023. 

Hartford Public Schools does accept Schools of Choice applications for residents of Van Buren  County ONLY during specific time frames.  Acceptance will be determined by space available at the building and grade level requested. Some requests may be denied due to overall building capacity.
Parents can apply by completing and returning an application to Hartford Public Schools Administrative Office during the posted dates established each year. In order to receive an email at the start of each application window, please send an email with your complete name, mailing address, and email address to Marilyn Mead at [email protected] so you are placed on a list to be contacted.

Important considerations for parents & students applying for Schools of Choice:

  • Student must be a resident of Van Buren County.
  • Transportation is not provided for Schools of Choice enrollees; parents must provide their own transportation to and from school for children accepted for enrollment.
  • According to the Michigan High School Athletic Association there are rules for athletic participation for Schools of Choice enrollees in grades 10-12. Please visit the MHSAA website directly (https://www.mhsaa.com/) for current information and eligibility.

Application Information

  • Applications are only accepted during the specified time frame. Parents will be notified if their child has been accepted as a Schools of Choice student.
  • Complete Enrollment paperwork is not necessary until after being accepted.
"School Of Choice" (Application)
Final Forms (Parent Registration)