Wisconsin Open Enrollment Information
Non-Waukesha School District Resident Students Use Open Enrollment to Attend eAchieve Academy
**You must submit a physical alternate form to apply for open enrollment for the 2016-2017 school year.**
After you fill out the form, you can submit it one of three ways:
eAchieve Academy - Wisconsin
School District of Waukesha
222 Maple Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Scan & Email: eAsecretary@waukesha.k12.wi.us
Students in Wisconsin normally attend a public school in the district they physically live in. With Wisconsin's Open Enrollment program, students are able to enroll in a public school in another district.
eAchieve Academy is a virtual public school chartered by the Waukesha School District. Open Enrollment allows students from other districts to transfer to eAchieve.
Switching to our virtual school during Open Enrollment can be accomplished online through the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction website.
Parents and students have many questions about Open Enrollment. Here are answers to common questions.
Who Can Apply Using Open Enrollment?
Open Enrollment is available to all Wisconsin residents enrolled in Kindergarten through 12th Grade.
When Is the Open Enrollment Period?
The exact dates of Open Enrollment change every year.
How Many School Districts Can I Apply to?
A student may apply to no more than three school districts each year.
Can I Apply Early?
No. Under no circumstances will early applications be considered.
What if I Missed the Deadline?
Late applications are always rejected. You will need to apply using the alternative open enrollment procedure.
Are All Applications Accepted?
No. Your application can be rejected by either the school district you live in or the school district you are applying to. Reasons for rejecting an application include previous expulsions, habitual truancy or an incomplete application.
What Can I Do if My Application Is Rejected?
You may appeal the school district’s decision to the Department of Public Instruction within 30 days of the rejection. If the Department of Public Instruction upholds the rejection, you may appeal the decision to circuit court.
I Am Currently Enrolled in eAchieve Academy. Do I Need to Apply Again?
No. Students currently enrolled in eAchieve Academy do not need to reapply.