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May 1 is the deadline for School Choice Applications

Parents or guardians of Birmingham City Schools’ students attending a “failing school,’’ have until May 1, 2017 to apply for a transfer to a “non-failing school’’ within the system. The transfer is made possible due to the Alabama Accountability Act of 2015. 

Forms must be submitted to Birmingham City Schools’ Federal Programs office by May 1.

Please mail forms to:
Birmingham City Schools’ Federal Programs 
P.O. Box 10007 
Birmingham, Ala. 35202
To find out which school your child is zoned to attend, go here and enter the address.

For more information, contact Director of Federal Progams Cherrye Parker at 205-231-9650 or Instructional Support/School Choice Representative Coaky Cook at 205-231-9675. 
 To apply in English, go HERE.

 To apply in Spanish, go HERE.