Choice Corner November 2016

Choice Corner November 2016

Attention Hartford Public School Families! 

The upcoming lottery season and school selection process for the 2017-2018 School Year is finally upon us!  It is an important and exciting time, one of exploration and learning.  Hartford Public Schools has the largest menu of tuition-free school theme-based options in the Greater Hartford area.  Visit our schools, attend a fair, walk the halls and talk to faculty and staff.  We hope to see you at one of our events during the season, read below to find out more!

APPLY ONLINE! Lotteries Open, November 1, 2016—February 28, 2017

Hartford District & Charter Schools:

o Apply online:

o Eligible Applicants: Hartford Residents

* Hartford Residents should complete both the online Hartford District/Charter school application and the Regional School Choice (Magnet/Open Choice) application to maximize their options

RSCO Magnet & Open Choice Schools:

o Apply online:

o Eligible Applicants: Hartford and Suburban Residents

Visit, Engage & Explore at School Fairs & Meet School Representatives:


o 10:00AM-1:00PM, Connecticut River Academy (9 Riverside Drive, East Hartford)

o All Schools, PK-Grade 12 (Magnet, Open Choice)

Stay in Contact with Us!

Keep in contact with the Office of School Choice for important post-lottery information!
o Like us on Facebook:

o Follow us on Twitter: @HartfordMagnet

o Visit us online at 

Still have questions, call us!

o Office of School Choice, 960 Main Street—9th Floor

* Phone: 860-695-8876

o Regional School Choice Office, 165 Capitol Avenue—Rm 360

* Phone: 860-713-6920 or 860-713-6975