Tustin Unified Accepting 2020-21 School Transfer Requests
- January 9, 2020
- Posted by: Cuselleration
- Category: News
The Tustin Unified School District will accept transfer requests between Monday, Jan. 13 at 8 a.m. and Friday, Jan. 31 at 3 p.m. from elementary, middle and high school students.
Transfer requests can be made online from the TUSD Website at www.tustin.k12.ca.us or in person at the District’s Transfers Office, 14741 North B Street, Tustin. All applications submitted during the transfer period will be processed according to a random and unbiased process based on space availability. Notification of acceptance or denial will be sent in the spring. Transfer requests submitted after the end of the period will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis on remaining seats.
All Tustin Unified schools will accept qualified transfer applications.
TUSD offers a “Legacy of Excellence” with a 98% graduation rate (83% of graduates attend college or university), small class sizes, seven National Blue Ribbon Schools, 24 California Gold Ribbon Schools, 24 California Distinguished Schools, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) programs and 21st century classrooms with Apple iPads for students in kindergarten through eighth grade and Microsoft Surface Pros for high school students. TUSD student achievement exceeds county and state averages in English language arts and mathematics on both SAT (Scholastic Assessment Test, the standardized test for U.S. college admissions) and CAASPP (California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress, the statewide standardized measure of student performance).
Tustin Unified also has a K-12 robotics league and competitions, Spanish Dual Language Immersion program (grades K-5) Pre-International Baccalaureate magnet program (grades 6-8), elementary music program, 13 college and career pathways, Tustin Connect K-12 Blended Learning Online School, award-winning performing and visual arts programs, CIF-recognized athletic programs and sports facilities, and specialized high school programs, such as the Early College Program, International Baccalaureate and Model United Nations.
Additionally, the District’s new state-of-the-art magnet middle and high school, Legacy Magnet Academy, which focuses on Technology, Innovation, Design and Entrepreneuship (TIDE), will open in August 2020 with grades 6-9.
“TUSD welcomes your application and wishes your child every success in 2020-21,” said Erick Fineberg, who oversees the transfer program and is principal of Tustin Connect K-12 Blended Learning School.
For specific, detailed information regarding transfers, see the 2020-21 Transfer Procedures posted on the TUSD Website or visit the TUSD Transfers Office.