STUDENT TRANSFER REQUEST WINDOW CLOSED MAY 15th
Students attending Cabarrus County Schools are assigned to the elementary, middle, or high school serving the attendance area associated with the family's domicile. Information as to the specific school assignment is available by accessing the CCS Attendance Locator.
Parents wishing to request a student transfer to a different school may do so by completing the 2018-19 Student Transfer Request Form. This electronic form is available during the transfer request period which opens March 15th and closes May 15th for all grade levels.
Please click below and review the following Cabarrus County Schools Board Policies BEFORE submitting your student transfer request:
- Forms from previous years will NOT be accepted.
- This process cannot be used for a Program Choice request.
- Employees wishing to request a transfer for their children must complete the electronic transfer form located below.
- Athletic elgibiltiy is governed locally by CCS Policy 4152. Policy 4152 states: “The student attending a high school other than his/her Designated Athletic School is ineligible for interscholastic athletic participation for one calendar year from the date of his/her enrollment at the new school.”
Applications & Request Forms
Employee Transfers (click here) Cabarrus County Schools Employees Only
This transfer is granted for current full-time staff to enroll their child(ren) in the schools serving the attendance zone for their workplace unless otherwise specified. The employee must be the student's parent or legal guardian. These transfers must be requested annually. If the student's home school is outside of Cabarrus County Schools District then a release from the school district where the parent resides must be submitted before the application will be processed. Transportation is not provided.
Student Hardship Transfer Request Closed APPLICATION NO LONGER AVAILABLE (Transfer Request Period March 15 - May 15)
Parents may request a Hardship Transfer, in very rare cases with extreme or unusual circumstances. In such cases, parents or guardians may request assignment to a school outside of their regular attendance area. These requests are carefully reviewed and rarely granted. Transfer requests made to attend another school during the school year are reviewed on space availability, the needs of the student, the effect on the school to which the transfer is requested, principal recommendations, and the allowable reasons for reassignment/transfer. It is important to provide supporting information as evidence of extreme or unusual circumstance. Transportation is not provided.
Student Hardship Transfer Renewal Request (click here) Closed APPLICATION NO LONGER AVAILABLE All hardship transfers must be renewed annually. Requests for renewed hardship transfers will be forwarded to principals for consideration. Transfer students must have met the conditions for renewal outlined in Policy 4115 listed above. Transportation is not provided.
Wolf Meadow Opt- Out Transfer Request (click here) Closed APPLICATION NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Students transferring to a school with a traditional calendar. Transportation is not provided.
Request for Release (click here)
Any student who resides in the attendance zone for Cabarrus County Schools may apply for a release to attend school in another district.