Majority-to-minority transfers shall be submitted on or
before April 15 and received by the Child Welfare & Attendance Office. A
student may opt to return to his/her attendance zone school at the end of the
first semester or at the end of the school year. However, if a student opts to
return to his/her attendance zone at the end of the semester, he must give at
least 15 days’ notice prior to the beginning of the next semester. The school
system shall provide transportation for all majority–to–minority transfer
students requesting the same from a paired sending school to a paired receiving
school. Such majority–to–minority
students shall have a preference for enrollment in a paired receiving school.
Majority–to–minority transfer students shall have a preference for admission to
a receiving school. School, grade, or class overcrowding shall not be a reason
for denial of a majority–to minority transfer.
Any student approved for an M-to-M Transfer for the 2016-17
school year shall remain so enrolled through completion of the terminal grade
of the school unless he/she shall opt to return to his/her home attendance zone
A student may be granted an M-to-M transfer to a non-paired
school (a school other than a school or schools paired with the student's home
attendance zone school) but must provide his own transportation.