Open Enrollment Information
Online applications for public school open enrollment for the 2023-2024 school year will be available on the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) website from February 6 through April 28. For those without access to the internet, computers are available at the Board of Education Office from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. The DPI website will answer many commonly asked questions.
An open enrollment application must be completed by families currently attending Marshfield Public Schools who have moved outside the school district boundaries in 2022-2023 or families living outside the school district boundaries who are interested in attending Marshfield Public Schools.
Notification for acceptance of open enrollment applications will be mailed by Friday, June 9. All applicants seeking open enrollment for 2023-2024 should complete the online School District of Marshfield registration in addition to completing the state open enrollment application on the DPI website. Registration information is as follows:
Current students entering 4K-12
Use Skyward Family Access to update student information.
Current 4K-5 families -Complete and submit the Intradistrict Transfer Request found under Online Forms
Students who have not attended the School District of Marshfield in grades 4K-6
Register online beginning Wednesday, February 1, Registration, New Student Registration Information. Registrations should be completed online by Friday, February 10. Complete and submit the Intradistrict Transfer Request when submitting the new student online enrollment.
Students who have not attended the School District of Marshfield in grades 7-8
Registration information is on our Middle School website, under Registration Information 2023-2024. A parent informational meeting will be held on February 1, 5:30-6:15 p.m. If you have further questions, please contact the Middle School at 715-387-1249, ext. 3600.
Students who have not attended the School District of Marshfield in grades 9-12
Registration information is available on our High School website, Student Registration. Tiger Course Hunt, a meeting related to registration and MHS course offerings, will be held on February 15, 4:30-6:30 p.m. If you are unable to attend, an online version is available on our website. Contact the High School counseling office at 715-387-4332, ext. 1 if you have further questions.
For questions about open enrollment or elementary registration, please contact Anne or Tacey at 715-387-1101, ext. 1109.
Alternative Open Enrollment Application
An alternative application to the open enrollment application period must be submitted during the school year in which the pupil wants to begin attending school in the nonresident school district. If the pupil wishes to begin attending the nonresident district at the beginning of the school term in September, the parent may submit the application as early as July 1st of that year. Depending on the specific reason for the alternative application, the parent may be required to submit the application within a specified time period.
The alternative application is available soon. The parent must specify at least one of the allowable criteria upon which the request is based and provide an explanation of the circumstances leading to the request. In some cases, the parent may be required to submit additional documents.
Parents may apply to no more than three different nonresident school districts in a particular school year.
If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact Anne or Tacey at 387-1101, ext. 1109.