Choice is the foundation of our District’s approach to education. Open boundaries allow families to consider their options to determine their preferred school.
Every home address in Edmonton has a designated public school. Your designated school isn’t always the one closest to your home. Use our Find a School tool to search for your designated elementary, junior high and high school.
Students are guaranteed entry to their designated school if they pre-enrol before April 15. Students may also choose to attend any other District school, as long as:
Choosing the right school depends on what is most important for your family. Ultimately, the school you choose should be one where your child feels happy, confident and excited to learn.
Some considerations might include:
To find the right fit for your family, learn more about our schools and the programs they offer by:
Each spring, parents tell us what school they'd like their child to attend next year. Learn about registering for school.