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Transfer Information and Applications

  • Transfer applications are filed at the District Office, located at 398 B Street, South San Francisco
  • Transfer requests are not available for Transitional Kindergarten
  • Transfer applications will not be accepted after the close of the filing period (see application for specific dates)
  • Approvals are based on space availability, with priority based on school board policy
  • Afterschool Program placements do not affect transfer approvals
  • There are no updates regarding waitlists except to offer placement; waitlists do not carry over from year to year
  • Transfer request results are sent by mail; see Transfer Timeline at the bottom of this page

 

NOTE: We will not accept faxed application forms.

Application forms can be submitted: 
     1.  in person at the District Office at 398 B Street in South San Francisco.
     2.  by email to transfers@ssfusd.org. Please attach a signed, scanned (PDF) copy of the form.
We do not accept pictures of forms. 
     3.  by mail (postmarked by deadline).
                                                                                                         

For Residents of SSFUSD

(Check the SSFUSD Street Directory to find out if your address is part of our District.)

Transfer school to school within SSFUSD

Transfer to a school outside of SSFUSD

Open Enrollment Application

multi-year application

Filing Period for the 2022-23 school year:

NOW CLOSED
February 1 - 28, 2022

Inter-District Permits for the 2022-2023 school year

Inter-District Permit (release)

 

Form

 

Filing Period: February 1, 2021 - May 31, 2022

(Will require additional approval by the district you wish to enter)
 

Intradistrict Transfer Application

single-year application

(for applicants who missed the open enrollment filing period)

Filing Period for the 2022-23 school year:
March 1 - April 15, 2022

Applications will not be accepted after the filing period closes

Transfer decisions are made on space availability only

NOT a first-come, first-serve process

If more transfer requests are received than space available, a random, unbiased lottery will be utilized

Late applications will not be accepted

Inter-District Permit (release)

CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR ONLY

Form

 

Filing Period: February 1, 2021 - May 31, 2022

(Will require additional approval by the district you wish to enter)

 

Non-Residents: Transfer from another district to our district

Filing Period: 
February 1 - 28, 2022

Contact your District of Residence to apply for an Interdistrict Permit or release agreement. 

(The District of Residence is the district that serves the area where you live. Example: Jefferson, San Mateo, etc.)

An approved release for the 2022-23 school year must be received by SSFUSD by February 28, 2022

Late applications will not be accepted 

Release approval by the District of Residence does not guarantee or imply transfer approval by the South San Francisco Unified School District

 

SSFUSD Transfer Timeline