Colfax-Mingo welcomes parents that wish to open enroll their child(ren) into the district. Below is some information to help you with this process.
Per Iowa Code 282.18 open enrolling is a process that allows parents/guardians residing in an Iowa school district the option of enrolling their children into another Iowa school district. There are two deadlines (March 1 and September 1) that must be kept in mind when considering applying for open enrollment.
- March 1: Deadline for regular open enrollment applications for the upcoming school year. There may be exceptions to the March 1 deadline which are based on “good cause.”
- September 1: Deadline for prospective kindergarten students.
The Board of Education will continue to evaluate annually open enrollment policies. Open enrollment into the district is governed by:
For More Information:
- To obtain an open enrollment handbook, application, or for more information, please refer to the Iowa Department of Education website.
- Please contact Bert Deaton for Colfax-Mingo School District open enrollment questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or 515/674-3646