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Transitional Transfer Information for Grades 5 & 8

Fifth and eighth-graders may apply for a transitional transfer 

SPS fifth and eighth-graders have the opportunity to request a transitional transfer to the middle/high school of their choice for the next school year. The Transitional Transfer Request process will remain open until Friday, December 10 at 4:30 p.m.

This type of transfer is offered as a part of Springfield Public Schools’ open enrollment option.  If your child plans to attend the middle/high school assigned to them based on the student’s home address, no action is needed.

The transitional transfer request form for the 2022-2023 school year must be completed electronically. Requests are granted on a first come, first served basis determined by an electronic time/date stamp. No late submissions will be accepted. 

For the 2022-2023 school year, transitional transfer requests must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 10.


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