New Out-of-District Application | 2023-2024 School Year

New Out-of-District Application |                                  2023-2024 School Year

This application is for students wishing to attend Mooresville Schools, but whose residence is outside of the geographical boundaries of the Mooresville Consolidated School Corporation.  A student's residence is defined as the place where the student lives with his/her parent(s) or legal guardian(s).

Step #1

Parent/Guardian must submit a completed application and ALL records requested below before transfer consideration will be given.  

Required documents include:
  • Attendance record from previous school
  • Academic progress record from previous school
  • High school transcript from previous school (if enrolling in grades 10-12)
  • Updated discipline record from previous school
  • Copy of Individualized Education Plan (IEP) for students with special needs
  • Copy of 504 Plan, if applicable

Step #2

The Assistant Superintendent or Designee will review the student's records and verify the student's school history with officials from the student's previous school(s). Parent/Guardian will receive email notification of approval or denial by June 30, 2023.

Step #3

The Assistant Superintendent or Designee will make a decision on acceptance of the transfer student based upon the following criteria:

  • Student's discipline records at previous school:  A student who has been suspended or expelled during the twelve months preceding the student's transfer request will be denied if the suspension or expulsion was for : ten or more days; a violation under IC 20-33-8-16 (possession of firearms, deadly weapons, or destructive devices); causing physical injury to a student, employee, or a visitor to the school; a violation of school corporation's drug or alcohol rules.
  • Indiana state law allows school districts to take into consideration unexcused absences a student has accumulated for initial placement or continued enrollment.
  • Class/program size at the time of request.  In the event of a grade or program closure due to reaching capacity, an alternate school request will be recommended.

Enrollment of nonresident students and continued enrollment of nonresident students may be denied based upon disciplinary issues.  Please answer the following questions in this regard.