How to Apply for CHOICES Program
Complete a Choices applicationUse ONLINE Choices Application
Use Paper Choices Application
You can pick up a blank application form at your local LAUSD school, Educational Service Centers and PCSB Offices, and
Los Angeles Public Libraries. Please make sure to complete this form accurately as it is how we identify your child and
determine eligibility to our programs.
Applicants MUST be residents within the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) at the time of application and
while participating in a LAUSD Magnet, Permits With Transportation or NCLB-Public School Choice program.
There are 198 Magnets from which to choose. NO NEW APPLICATION IS NECESSARY, if your child is currently enrolled in a
Magnet program, and wishes to continue at the same school next year. A NEW APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED if
he/she will be matriculating to the next school level (elementary to middle or middle to high) in 2015-2016 school year
and wishes to continue in the Magnet Program, if he/she wants to change Magnets, or if his/her name was on a magnet
waiting list for the 2014-2015 school year. Please click here for assistance in selecting a Magnet.
Gifted/Highly Gifted Magnets
Special Requirements for the Magnet Program
School assignments for PWT applicants are made by the District. Provided that space continues to be available, students
are matriculated to the next school level (elementary to middle or middle to high) and a new application is NOT
necessary. PWT placement is determined by the nearest elementary school.
No Child Left Behind - Public School Choice (NCLB-PSC)
NCLB-Public School Choice (PSC) is offered to students currently attending a Program Improvement school. To determine
if the student attends an eligible Program Improvement (PI) school, please check the Program Improvement (PI) school
and Schools At-Risk for PI tool by clicking here.
CHOICES Application Process
Submitting your Application
For a student to be eligible for selection or assignment, the application must be complete, accurate and postmarked or received at Student Integration Services by Friday, November 14, 2014, 5:00 p.m. Submit an original application only, no copies will be accepted. Postage is required to mail the application.
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Student Integration Services, 25th Floor
333 S. Beaudry Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
If you have any questions, please contact Student Integration Services at (213)
241-4177 or (877) 462-4798.
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