Permit Transfer Requests
2020-2021 School Year

Post Contact The Enrollment Center

The Enrollment Center is no longer accepting Intra and Inter-district Permits for the 2020-2021 School Year. The deadline to submit was May 1, 2020 at 5:00pm.

Due to the COVID-19 issue our response times may extend into the month of June. 

Intra-district Permits

You may apply for an intra-district permit to have your child attend a Sacramento City Unified school other than their neighborhood school of attendance

2020-2021 School Year Transfer Request

Permit transfers are approved based on space availability at the requested school. 

A transcript and/or withdrawal grades as well as attendance and behavior reports are required when requesting an intra-district permit. 

Timeline for Submitted Permits
  • Please note that a submitted permit does not guarantee a spot and are NOT reviewed on a first-come-first-served basis
  • Due to the COVID-19 issue our response times may extend into the month of June. 
  • Parent/guardians will be called by Enrollment Center staff if the permits are approved. 
  • If the permit is denied the parent/guardian will receive a Letter of Denial with a reason.

Inter-district Permits

Inter-district permits are used to transfer in and out of the Sacramento City School District. Permit transfers are approved based on space availability at the requested school. A transcript and/or withdrawal grades as well as attendance and behavior reports are required when requesting an inter-district permit transfer.

Download Inter-District Permit Form

Change School From Outside the Sacramento City Unified School District to a School Within the District

If you would like to change schools from outside the district to a school within the Sacramento City Unified School District, you will need to request an inter-district permit transfer from your district of residence. Your current district must approve the inter-district permit first, and then you must submit it to the SCUSD Enrollment Center for processing. 

Request to Attend a School Outside the Sacramento City Unified School District

If you would like to change schools from your school of attendance to a school outside the district, you will need to request an inter-district permit transfer from the Enrollment Center using the form above.