Student Transfers

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    STUDENT TRANSFERS AND ATHLETIC ELIGIBILITY


    Parents and students should be aware that under the 2020 Mutual Consent Agreement Plan, athletic eligibility for students attending a school outside the attendance zone in which they reside shall be subject to the rules of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association. Student athletic eligibility for students returning to their attendance zone school from a transfer school shall be subject to the rules of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association.
     
     

    2020-2021 Student Transfer Information 

    With the implementation of the new Consent Agreement, we will continue to offer families the option of applying for a transfer for their student to attend a school not in their current school zone. Student Transfer options as allowed in the Mutual Consent Agreement Plan are as follows:

    MAGNET TRANSFER
    Students can apply for a transfer to attend one of the magnet schools within the school district. The school district will provide transportation where such transfers effectuate social-economic and cultural diversity. 

    Questions regarding Magnet Transfers should be referred to Ms. Alison Andrews via telephone (985-748-2550) or email (alison.andrews@tangischools.org).

    ACADEMIC TRANSFER 
    This transfer shall permit an academic transfer for any high school student wishing to attend a high school within the school system other than the student’s attendance zone school for the purpose of enrolling in a TOPS recognized course or courses of student and for the purpose of taking an Advanced Placement course or courses not offered at their attendance zone school.

    The student’s parent, guardian or the student shall be responsible for transportation. 

    JROTC TRANSFER 
    High school students may transfer to a school offering a JROTC program not offered at their attendance zone school. The student’s parent, guardian, or the student shall be responsible for transportation.

    Questions regarding Academic and JROTC Transfers should be referred to Ms. Lisa Fussell via telephone (985-748-2508) or email (lisa.fussell@tangischools.org).

    DIVERSITY TRANSFER 
    Allows students in grades K-12 to apply for a transfer from sending schools to receiving schools where the resulting impact on the receiving school is to increase its socio-economic and cultural diversity. The school district will provide transportation to paired schools.  

    SCHOOL ASSIGNMENT BASED ON EMPLOYMENT OF PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN (TAGALONGS) TRANSFER 
    Children of school employees may attend the school in which the employee works and schools within the said school’s feeder pattern. The parent, guardian, or student shall be responsible for transportation. 

    Questions regarding Diversity or Child of Employee transfers should be referred to Ms. Maureen Terese by telephone (985-474-8691) or email (maureen.terese@tangischools.org).

    EXTRAORDINARY CIRCUMSTANCES TRANSFER
    Shall be available when  a school’s principal and the superintendent deem that extraordinary circumstances exist and a transfer is in the student’s best interest. If approved, the transfer school shall be designated by the Superintendent.. 

    Parents should contact their child’s principal before applying for an Extraordinary Circumstances Transfers. 

    Parents may apply for Student Transfers online only at www.tangischools.org on the

    Enrollment page.

    April 1 through June 1, 2020

     

     
     
     
Last Modified on March 30, 2020