SCHOOL CHOICE IN SAISD

We are committed to growing the number of next-generation school options to ensure that all students graduate well-prepared for success in college and career. Families have the opportunity to choose from a variety of unique schools and programs designed to best fit the individual interests of their child. Regardless of their academic abilities or where they live, all Bexar County students can apply to an SAISD Choice School or Magnet Program.

An application is required to gain admission into these schools/programs. Applications are still being accepted applications for 2022-23! Apply now to be added to the waitlist. Get started by clicking the gold “APPLY” button in the top right corner of the screen.

See all Choice Schools & Magnet Programs.

HOW TO APPLY

Online

Takes less than 5 minutes!

Apply online

Click here to begin.

Phone

(210) 554-2660

Available M-F

Our friendly staff are ready to help.

In Person

At your current SAISD school

Or send paper applications to

1700 Tampico #111, San Antonio, TX 78207

SCHOOLS PARTICIPATING IN SCHOOL CHOICE

Choice Schools & Magnet Programs are specialized offerings typically showcasing a model around which all teaching and learning happens, such as STEM, Dual Language, International Baccalaureate, Single Gender, or Montessori. These can be neighborhood schools, schools without an attendance zone, or even a program within a school. Curious? Click here to view all Choice Schools & Magnet Programs.

SAISD School Choice Timeline

2022
February 14, 2022

Offers from Waitlists Begin (ongoing)

Additional offers are announced to applicants on waitlists. Waitlisted applicants typically have 2 business days from notification date to accept. Offers will be made through the first 9 weeks of the new school year, per available seats.

March 14, 2022

Registration Begins for 2022-23 (ongoing)

Registration opens for 2022-23 for all SAISD schools. Details at saisd.net/enroll

April 26, 2022

CANCELED: In-Person Parent Info Session (Spanish) | 5 PM

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.

Family conversation for all about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs. Join us at 5 PM at Edison High School. Information presented in Spanish; English interpretation available.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: Dual Language Options

April 27, 2022

Virtual Parent Info Session (English) | 5 PM

Ask a question about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs in this interactive Q&A session for families! Tune in live at 5 PM on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page or watch the replay anytime.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: Dual Language Options

April 28, 2022

Virtual Parent Info Session (Spanish) | 5 PM

Ask a question about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs in this interactive Spanish Q&A session for families! Tune in live at 5 PM on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page or watch the replay anytime.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: Dual Language Options

May 17, 2022

Virtual Parent Info Session (English) | 5 PM

Ask a question about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs in this interactive Q&A session for families! Tune in live at 5 PM on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page or watch the replay anytime.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: General Information

May 18, 2022

CANCELED: In-Person Parent Info Session (Spanish) | 5 PM

Family conversation for all about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs. Join us at 5 PM at the Fox Tech, CAST Tech, & Advanced Learning Academy campus. Information presented in Spanish; English interpretation available.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: General Information

May 19, 2022

Virtual Parent Info Session (Spanish) | 5 PM

Ask a question about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs in this interactive Spanish Q&A session for families! Tune in live at 5 PM on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page or watch the replay anytime.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: General Information

June 2, 2022

DEADLINE to Accept Offer | Varsity UIL

Acceptance deadline for incoming 9th graders living in SAISD boundaries wishing to participate in varsity UIL at their Choice campus for the upcoming school year.

June 21, 2022

Virtual Parent Info Session (Spanish) | 5 PM

Ask a question about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs in this interactive Spanish Q&A session for families! Tune in live at 5 PM on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page or watch the replay anytime.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: General Information

June 22, 2022

CANCELED: In-Person Parent Info Session | 5 PM

Family conversation for all about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs. Join us at 5 PM at Burbank High School. Information presented in English; Spanish interpretation available.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: General Information

June 23, 2022

Virtual Parent Info Session (English) | 5 PM

Ask a question about Choice Schools & Magnet Programs in this interactive Q&A session for families! Tune in live at 5 PM on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page or watch the replay anytime.

TOPIC: Choice Schools Application Process
HIGHLIGHT: General Information

August 16, 2022

First Day of School 2022-23

First day of school of the 2022-23 school year. See 2022-23 Instructional Calendar here.

CONTACT US

SAISD ENROLLMENT OFFICE

(210) 554-2660

(210) 309-3259

choice@saisd.net