Student Transfers

Due to enrollment challenges, there may not be space at your desired school. If this is the case, we will consider the second and third choices on your transfer application.

are for students who live within the Anaheim Elementary School District, and wish to attend an AESD school other than their school of residence.

To apply for a transfer for the next school year:

  • Download, Complete and Save the Intradistrict Transfer Application
  • Submit transfer by email to Transfers@aesd.org during the Intradistrict Transfer Period February 1st – April 30th. Due to school dismissals this period has been extended.
  • Upon approval the transfer will be granted through the student’s 6th grade year
  • Transportation services are not available.
  • Parents will be notified by email once transfer has been processed.

To apply for a transfer for the current school year:

  • If student has not attended their residence school, parents are required to contact their school of residence for a tour with the principal and obtain a signed Tour Receipt before completing a transfer. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic School Tours are temporarily not required for transfers.
  • Download, Complete and Save the Intradistrict Transfer Application
  • Submit transfer by email to Transfers@aesd.org
  • Transportation services are not available.
  • Parents will be notified by phone/email once transfer has been processed.

are for students who wish to attend a school district other than the district in which they live (district of residence)

To apply for a transfer to attend AESD from another school district:

  • You must request to be released from your District of Residence to attend AESD.
  • Contact your District of Residence and submit an Inter District Transfer to attend an AESD school
  • When you receive an approved transfer from your District of Residence, please send a copy of the approved transfer to transfers@aesd.org
  • Parents will be notified by phone/email once transfer is processed.
  • Transfer will need to be renewed annually.

To apply for a transfer from AESD to attend another school district:

  • Download, Complete and Save an Orange County Interdistrict Transfer Agreement
    • For Employment or Child Care reasons, complete Verification of Employment and/or Childcare
    • To attend another district due to a Special Program, provide a letter of acceptance to the special program from the proposed district
  • If student has not attended their residence school, parents are required to contact their school of residence for a tour with the principal and obtain a signed Tour Receipt before completing a transfer. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic School Tours are temporarily not required for transfers.
  • Submit the Transfer, Verification of Employment/Childcare and Tour Receipt by email to transfers@aesd.org starting February 1st
  • Transfers will be processed within 30 days of the date of submission of all documents.
  • Upon approval by AESD, the Interdistrict Transfer Agreement will need to be submitted to the district of desired attendance for their approval.
  • Transfers must be renewed annually.
  • Parents will be notified by email once the transfer has been approved by AESD.

Contact Us

If you have additional questions, please call the Anaheim Elementary School District at  (714) 517-7500 and leave a message. We will return your call as soon as possible. 

Student Transfers Was Last Modified: August 4, 2020