Student School Choice/ Transfer Information

  • San Marcos CISD Families,

    The Student School Choice/Transfer Window for the 2024-2025 school year is now open. The deadline to submit your student transfer request was April 5. The window is now closed.

    The district will consider transfers outside the school choice /transfer window in a case-by-case situation.

    Please contact the Office of Academics.

    Do you need to fill out a Student School Choice Transfer? 

    • If a student is currently on a School Choice/Transfer and is moving to a new campus (PreK to K, 5th grade to Middle School, and 8th grade to High School, YES, a new School Choice/Transfer request is necessary.
    • Students with an approved transfer who are not moving to another campus automatically roll up to the next grade within the same campus. NO need to submit School Choice/Transfer.  
    • Students that were attending an Elementary on a transfer but want to attend their zoned Middle School _ NO need to submit a new School Choice/Transfer.  Parents/Guardians should contact their current campus and ask that the "next year's building" be updated to their zoned middle school.

    For additional information on Student School/Choice Transfers, please contact 512-393-6700.


    * Students approved for School Choice/Transfers will not be eligible to receive SMCISD Transportation Services.

    Feeder Patterns

    • Elementary campuses feeding into Goodnight Middle School:
      • Bowie Elementary
      • De Zavala Elementary
      • Mendez Elementary
    • Elementary campuses feeding into Miller Middle School:
      • Crockett Elementary
      • Hernandez Elementary
      • Rodriguez Elementary
      • Travis Elementary



    If in need of assistance, contact the San Marcos Administration Offices at 512-393-6700.

    For information regarding admissions, student transfers, and transfer appeals, please refer to board policies FD(legal), FD(local), FDA(legal), FDA(local) and GF(local) located at:

    San Marcos CISD Anti-discrimination Policy: The San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or disability in its programs or activities.

Last Modified on April 23, 2024