Welcome to Enrollment

We are happy to welcome you to our school district!

Registration for the 2021-22 school year begins March 15 with a NEW ONLINE SYSTEM.

New Kindergarten and New Student Registration 

To be eligible for kindergarten, students must be five (5) years old on or before September 1 or five (5) years old between September 2 and December 2 for transitional kindergarten and must currently reside within the boundaries of the Chula Vista Elementary School District. For Preschool students, please visit the Early Childhood Education web page.

You must register at your neighborhood school to begin the process. If you do not know your neighborhood school, click here » CVESD Schools

There are two ways you can enroll your child in school: 

1. Online Enrollment for 2020-21 ONLY

     a. Please read through all of the instructions before you begin.

     b. You will need to create a new account – see the link “Register a New Account” under the login box.

2. Call your neighborhood school to obtain a paper registration packet. The list of schools and phone numbers is         here » CVESD Schools

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Important dates for the 2021-2022 school year are posted in the table below.  
For complete information regarding enrolling your child in school, please refer to the enrollment webpages on the left side of this page.

January 22 - February, 2021     Renewal of zone transfers may be submitted Online to the school your child attends Read more about zone transfers
February 10, 2021

Enrollment information available here for the 2021-2022 school year

(Registration begins on March 15, 2021)


Kindergarten (students who have turned five years of age on or before September 1, 2021) 

Transitional Kindergarten (students who have turned 5 years of age September 2 - December 2, 2021) 

March 15, 2021 Registration begins - Completed registrations may be submitted online Through the NEW online enrollment system available March 15, 2021
March 15 - March 26, 2021  New applications for zone transfers may be filed  Online link will be provided by Neighborhood school for the NEW transfer platform Read more about zone transfers

April 5, 2021

Incoming interdistrict permits (new or renewal) accepted for processing District of residence (new and renewal)

Submit to CVESD Student Placement Office Service Window
Read more about interdistrict transfers 


(619) 425-9600, ext. 1570 

Lisa Butler - Student Placement Manager
Corina Mitchell - Student Placement Lead 
Elizabeth Castro - Student Attendance / Welfare Specialist / Home Visitor
Luis Estrada - Student Placement Technician
Kerry Smith - Student Placement Technician

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