Prospective Families & Enrollment

School Choice

DPS School Choice information can be found at

  • 2019 SchoolChoice is open Jan 15 – Feb 20 (@4pm)
  • Notifications are sent: Late March 2019
  • Round 2 of SchoolChoice: closes August 31, 2018

DPS encourages parents/guardians of currently enrolled DPS students to create a Parent Portal account in order to participate in the online SchoolChoice system.

Prospective Families – Tours & Open Houses

Open houses and tours will be available at McAuliffe Manual starting in December. There will be a short presentation, followed by a student led tour. Tours are limited to 30 pre-registrants, and there is no limit on open house participants. We do not offer shadowing at this time.

Please use the links below to pre-register. If you have any questions please contact Cindy Young. We look forward to meeting with you and sharing all the great things about McAuliffe Manual Middle School!

Near Northeast Enrollment Zone

On December 17, 2015, the school board approved the creation of the district’s 11th shared enrollment zone. The Near Northeast Shared Middle School Zone will guarantee students in the new zone a seat at one of five middle schools in the area: Bruce Randolph, DSST: Cole, Whittier, Wyatt Academy, or McAuliffe Manual.

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