Dates & Deadlines

Dates and Deadlines for the 2020–21 School Year

Austin ISD will begin accepting requests for in-district transfers for the 2020–21 school year beginning on Friday, Jan. 3, 2020. AISD will begin accepting out-of-district, non-employee transfers on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. Requests may be submitted to the Office of Student Services (Room A200), Carruth Administration Center, 1111 W. Sixth St. during regular business hours, 7:45 a.m.–4:45 p.m. Applications for priority transfers and non-priority transfers will be accepted through 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020.

Jan. 3, 2020

First day to submit a request for in-district students for a priority transfer, and first day to submit a request for a non-priority transfer to be placed in a lottery. Offices will be open 7:45 a.m.–4:45 p.m. Sibling, tracking and majority-to-minority transfer requests will be granted based on available space.

Jan. 31, 2020

Last day to submit a request to receive consideration as a priority transfer (i.e., sibling, tracking or majority-to-minority transfer), and last day to submit a request for a non-priority transfer to be placed in a lottery. Offices will be open 7:45 a.m.–5 p.m. All priority transfer requests will be granted based on space available. 

Feb. 3, 2020

First day to submit a request for an out-of-district, non-employee transfer. Offices will be open 7:45 a.m.–4:45 p.m

Varies. Contact program.

Last day to submit an application to a program with entry criteria such as a magnet program at Lively, Kealing or LASA, or an application program such as Anderson IB; Academies at Austin; Crockett Entrepreneurial Program; Crockett, Eastside, Navarro, LBJ, Northeast or Travis Early College High Schools; Covington, Lamar or McCallum Fine Arts; Bedichek Einstein Jr.; Innovation Academy at Martin; Small Green Tech; Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders; or a dual language program. Applicants should verify deadlines with the school administrator as the deadline to submit an application may vary.

July 28, 2020

Last day to submit a request for a non-priority transfer (i.e., general transfer) for the fall semester. Offices will be open 7:45 a.m.–5 p.m.

July 29, 2020

First day to submit a request for a non-priority transfer request for spring semester. Offices will be open 7:45 a.m.–5 p.m.

Sept. 1, 2020

Last day to accept an approved transfer for the fall by enrolling in the transfer school. Failure to enroll will result in revocation of the transfer. (Exception: Transfers approved during the second week of the fall semester will be given an enrollment extension to the end of the third week of school.)

Nov. 16, 2020

Last day to submit a request for the spring semester. Offices will be open 7:45 a.m.–5 p.m.

January 20, 2021

Last day to accept an approved transfer for the spring by enrolling in the transfer school. Failure to enroll will result in revocation of the transfer. (Exception: Transfers approved during the second week of the spring semester will be given an enrollment extension to the end of the third week of school).