High School Information
8th Grade Transition to High School
- Private high schools begin application process. Contact schools for specific information and timelines
- Most high schools (DCSD and private) offer tours/shadow days. Contact schools directly for details
- PCK hosts a high school information event
- Confirm your assigned DCSD high school with PCK registrar
- DCSD first round of open enrollment begins 11/1/19
- Open enroll if your student wishes to attend a high school other than your assigned DCSD high school
- Out-of-district students ARE NOT automatically enrolled into a high school and must take action to enroll in their local high school or open enroll in DCSD
- DCSD open enrollment window closes 12/2/2019
- DCSD automatically rolls district students from PCK to DCSD high school (even if your student plans to attend a private high school)
- Registration/course selection - must attend Charter High School Night for Chaparral, Legend or Ponderosa to receive registration/course packet
Chaparral - January 22, 2020
Ponderosa - January 23, 2020, 6:00 P.M. general session; 4:30 P.M. Room 119 - Our Counseling Staff will go over the process of how to register for freshmen classes and answer any questions that you may have! Please RSVP to 303-397-4076 or email Peggy Laverty, Peggy.Laverty@dcsdk12.org by January 22, 2020.
Legend - January 29, 2020 7:00 P.M.
- Incoming freshman must secure teacher approvals for math, English, Spanish, science and AP World Geography on a student registration form
- Students should register for classes if attending a private school has NOT been confirmed
- Registration form must be returned to high schools per school instructions and timelines
- DCSD second round of open enrollment begins January 22, 2020 thru August 3, 2020
- Parents confirm student’s high school placement to PCK registrar (DCSD and private)
- Notify DCSD high school if not attending
- PCK reconfirms high school placement for all graduating 8th graders
- PCK Graduation at Parker Evangelical Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Student’s DCSD schedule will be available on parent portal when ready.