School of Choice

Choose Chippewa!

2024/2025 School of Choice applications are now being accepted for Grades K - 11. Applications are being accepted February 13, 2024 through August 28, 2024.

Academic Excellence is our Tradition

Your child's academic success is our top priority. As one of Michigan's best school districts, we serve approximately 15,000 students in our caring, safe, neighborhood schools. Our staff and students continue to win national, state, and local awards for excellence..

Our school district is accredited by Cognia. This accreditation signifies that every school meets the highest quality standards.  
From our kindergarten program to our award-winning high schools, our students are learning in state-of-the-art facilities featuring interactive 1:1 technology.  Every classroom is equipped with interactive LED flat-panel displays, and sound enhancement systems. Student computers and high-speed internet are available at each school to complement our research-based curriculum.

Before enrolling your student you must first fill out a Schools of choice application and send it to Educational Services along with (2) proofs of residency and a copy of your students birth certificate. SCREEN SHOTS OF BILLS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.  INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

**Please note that if you are registering your student for kindergarten you do not need to include the discipline form.**

Once you receive an approval letter you are welcome to begin the online registration process.

Students must be a resident of Macomb County, and parents are responsible for transporting students to and from school. No transportation will be provided.  Applications will only be accepted if complete paperwork is included, report card, discipline record, residency information.  Please check the Enrollment Criteria for acceptable residency documents.

2024/2025 Elementary School of Choice application

2024/2025 Secondary School of Choice application

MHSAA Transfer Rules


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Please submit all completed schools of choice (fillable) forms to along with the required paperwork.  After review, you will receive a letter of acceptance or denial that will then allow you to register your student. Should you have any questions, please contact the Educational Services Department at (586) 723-2020.


Thank you for choosing Chippewa Valley Schools!

Choose Chippewa

Thank you for your interest in Chippewa Valley Schools! We offer...
  • Warm and welcoming neighborhood schools accredited by Cognia.
  • Chippewa Valley students and staff continuously receive local, state and national awards for excellence.
  • Quality schools with high academic standards.
  • Our Little Turtle Early Childhood program offers Preschool, Toddler, and Infant programs to begin your child's educational journey.
  • Great classrooms featuring 21st Century Interactive Technology and a caring staff.
  • Innovative 9th Grade Centers on the campus if each comprehensive high school.
  • Twelve elementary schools featuring new, research-based lessons in Mathematics, English Language Arts, and STEM.
  • Award-winning fine arts, band and choir programs.
  • Science Olympiad, LEGO Robotics, and Destination Imagination programs challenge gifted learners.
  • Early college, dual enrollment and more than 15 Advanced Placement courses provide high school students with an opportunity to earn college credit.
  • Home of the International Academy of Macomb (IAM) International Baccalaureate High School for Macomb County students.
  • Outstanding CTE programs offer students more than 15 different courses of study including our award-winning two-year Medical Career Academy and our Construction Trades partnership with Habitat for Humanity.
  • Outstanding variety of after school clubs, activities and championship sports.
Isn't it time to enroll your child in one of Macomb County's premier school districts?
Isn't it time to Choose Chippewa?
Phone: (586) 723-2020
Fax: (586) 723-2021