School Transfers

Transfer students are defined as students attending a school for which they are not zoned. The following types of transfers are available:

  • Intra-district
  • Inter-district
  • Special Program

Detailed information on each transfer type and respective eligibility requirements is provided below.

Please Note:

  • Transfers will not be approved that adversely affect the sending or receiving school.
  • Transfers are processed on a first-come first-serve basis.
  • Students attending the district’s schools of choice (Roberson Middle School, Carl Wunsche Sr. High School, Spring Early College Academy and Spring Leadership Academy) are NOT considered transfer students since these schools do not have attendance boundaries. Each of these schools has a student application process that is available on the school website.
  • Transportation is NOT provided to transfer students.
  • A transfer application MUST be submitted EACH YEAR that a student is attending a campus as a transfer student.
  • Eligibility for a school transfer is a privilege and may be revoked at any time due to:
    • Excessive absences
    • Excessive tardies
    • Repeated failure to pick up the student from school on time
    • Violations of the Student Code of Conduct
    • Student is no longer receiving child care from the provider that qualified them for a school transfer
  • UIL transfers will not be approved for athletic purposes. All UIL rules apply. Athletes transferring will be ineligible to participate in all varsity athletic sports at the school to which they transfer for all varsity athletics for at least one calendar year at the school they now attend. All transfers involving athletes and students in UIL programs will be reviewed and approved by the Director of Athletics, the Director of Performing and Visual Arts, and the Chief of School Leadership and Student Support Services.

Click on the transfer type below for more information.