School Choice

  School Choice  
Wisconsin Parental Choice Program (WPCP)

  • Before February 1, 2018, watch the application presentation HERE.
  • Applications will be open from February 1, 2018 to April 20, 2018 (proof of residency and/or income must be turned in by the end of the business day on April 20th).
  • Click HERE for the Online Parent Application for the Choice Program
             -First time applying - need to register (REGISTER NOW!)
             -If you have applied before - sign in with Email and Password
  • Requirements
             -Attendance 4K - 1st or a public school transfer
             -Residency - see "Acceptable Proof of Residency Requirements" HERE
             -Income (2017-18 income limits can be found HERE
              YOU CANNOT CHANGE YOUR SELECTION ONCE YOU SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION!

                         *Dor - PROVIDE SSN to SCHOOL
                         *Dpi - ANSWER SERIES OF QUESTIONS ONLINE AND PROVIDE DOCUMENTATION TO SCHOOL
  • Lottery will be performed by DPI
             -Cap is being raised from 1% to 2% per school district
             -First priority is given to returning students that had vouchers in 2017-18
             -Second priority is given to students who have siblings at SJS with a voucher
             -All other students will be placed in a random lottery
  • Notifications
            -SJS will notify applicants that have not met the eligibility requirements
            -DPI will notify applicants that have been offered a voucher (or if they are on the waiting list)

                         *Will not be sent out before June
                         *Applicants must accept the voucher by notifying SJS
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Susan Longmire, Principal
St. James Lutheran School, Shawano WI
715-524-4213

slongmire@stjamesshawano.org