Neighborhood Transfers for 2018-2019
Neighborhood transfers are transfers to schools that are not magnet schools. We approve in-district neighborhood transfers based on space available in the requested grade at the requested school.
We will accept applications for transfer to neighborhood schools for the 2018-2019 school year from July 5-17, 2018.
Steps to apply:
Step 1: Download and print the application
Step 2: Complete the application form.
Step 3: Submit the transfer application to the Enrollment Center.
The guardian must provide current proof of address and a photo ID.
If a student does not live in, but wants to attend a TPS school with Tulsa Public Schools.
|Requests between Jan. 1 and May 31
for the following school year
||Open out-of-district transfer|
|Requesting transfer for current school year
||Emergency out-of-district transfer|
Specific conditions for emergency transfers
(according to the Oklahoma State Department of Education)
- Destruction or partial destruction of a school building;
- Inability to offer the subject a pupil desires to pursue if the pupil becomes a legal resident of a school district after February 1 of the school year immediately prior to the school year for which the pupil is seeking the transfer;
- Catastrophic medical problem of a student which for purposes of this section shall mean an acute or chronic serious illness, disease, disorder or injury which has a permanently detrimental effect on the body’s system or renders the risk unusually hazardous;
- Total failure of transportation facilities; (school-provided transportation/bus service)
- Concurrence of both the sending and receiving districts. The State Department of Education requires the sending district superintendent to sign the application.
- Unavailability of a specialized deaf education program for a student who is deaf or hearing impaired;
- Unavailability of remote or on-site internet-based instruction (by course title) for a student identified as in need of drop-out recover or alternative education services, provided such student was enrolled at any time in a public school in this state during the previous three years in the district of residence 70 O.S. § 8-104.
- When a student has been the victim of harassment, intimidation and bullying as defined in Title 70 O.S. § 24-100.3, upon verification by the receiving district that the student has been the victim of harassment, intimidation or bullying, and that the sending district was notified of the incident(s) prior to the filing of the application for transfer.
Interested in applying to a magnet school?
Check back in November for more details.
2819 S. New Haven Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74114
Entrance: North doors
Days: Mon. - Fri.
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(Arrive by 3 p.m. for NEW enrollment.)
Please contact the transfer office at TPStransfers@tulsaschools.org
or visit the Enrollment Center.
You can call Jill at 918-746-6138
or Edye at 918-746-6335.