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    Welcome to the 8th Grade Choices Event Information

    8th Grade Families, please join us for Ballard’s asynchronous or independent 8th Grade Choices Virtual Event to learn more about Open Enrollment and hear from Ballard staff & students on why "It's Always Great To Be a Beaver!"

    -> Videos and additional information will be posted on Feb 4, 2021.

    Learn more about Ballard High School

    Visit our BHS Clubs & Student ASB, Academics, Performing Arts & Academies, Athletics, Counseling Center, our School Library and our PTSA Overview on this website.

    Want to know even more about Ballard High School? Visit Stay Connected for all of our school community newsletters and take a look at our About Ballard page for some interesting and fun Ballard Beaver facts and history.

    What Questions Would You Like Answered?

    Leading up to the event, if you have any questions you’d like answered, please submit them either via the 8th Grade Choices Questions form or complete the 8th Grade Choices Question Request Form below to help us answer as many of them that we can in our upcoming presentation. Seattle Public Schools Open Enrollment for School Choice begins on Feb. 1 and ends on Feb. 19, 2021


    Seattle Public Schools Enrollment/Registration Information

    Visit the SPS Enrollment page for more details and dates about enrollment. Also visit the SPS School Choice and Open Enrollment for 2021-22 page. In addition, Seattle Public Schools is also posting information on their Registration for 2021-22 page.

    Online Registration for New Students for 2021-22 School Year

    By registering early, families and students have access to lots of benefits. One benefit is families can participate in Open Enrollment and the School Choice Process. Students living in Seattle are guaranteed an assignment based on their address or at the school best able to serve their needs. Look up your neighborhood school on the SPS Address Lookup Tool webpage.

    Key Enrollment Dates

    Online Registration for new students for 2021-22 school year begins: Jan. 4, 2021
    Open Enrollment for School Choice: Begins on Feb. 1 and ends on Feb. 19, 2021
    Non-Seattle Resident Enrollment: June 1 - August 31, 2021

    Updated 1/11/2021