Transfer to Another School

  • Student Transfer Process

    All parents or guardians of OKCPS resident and non-resident students seeking transfer to an OKCPS school first visit the school they would like their children to attend and submit the District Transfer Application. If space is available at the school and reviews of students' school attendance and discipline histories are satisfactory, principals sign forms to approve the transfers.  Transfer applications are filed in students' cumulative folders.

    Step 1 - For all students seeking a transfer to a school in the OKCPS district

    • District Transfer Form - View Form
      The only form required for OKCPS resident students.  Once principal signs for students coming from within the district, transfer is approved. Students from outside the district complete Step 2.

    Step 2 - For students who live outside OKCPS district

    Parent takes District Form signed by principal to Student Services and completes the State of Oklahoma Transfer Form. The request is entered into the Oklahoma Statewide Student Information System and parent is provided with a transfer number to take back to the school.

    • Emergency Transfer Form - View Form
      Application requred for most current school year for students who live outside the district.  Student's district of residence has ten days to approve or deny the transfer.  Emergency Transfer is valid for the current school year.  Student must reapploy for following school year.

    • Open Transfer Form - View Form
      Applications accepted between January 2 and May 31 for following school year for students who live outside the district.  Final OKCPS Board of Education approval by July 1.  Open Transfer is valid for multiple years as long as enrollment is continuous.