PIC Welcome > Choice

2014/2015 Open Choice Period will be:

January 28th - February 7th

Please note: Choice Applications will not be available until the Open Choice Dates (January 28th- February 7th)

1. The designated "Enrolling Parent" must sign the Choice application.

2. New students to Manatee County Schools must submit birth certificate with application.

3. Requests outside Choice Period (01/28-02/07) are considered a Hardship.

Contact following schools directly to apply:

Charter Schools

Alternative Schools

Private Schools


Rogers Garden Elementary*

Wakeland Elementary*

Johnson Middle*

Lee Middle*

Braden River High School - Must apply to one of four academies

*Contact the school for tour information as a tour during the Choice Period may be required.


CHOICE FORMS CANNOT BE FAXED (Original signatures are required)

We strongly discourage mailing any forms or faxing hardship forms. If errors are present or applications are incomplete, they will NOT be processed.

For information on Virtual Schools and other Innovative Programs visit the Innovative Programs website at: http://www.schools.manatee.k12.fl.us/3010INNOVPROG/innovative_programs/welcome.html

Clusters and Regions
School Choice Brochure English
School Locator
Proof of age
Before/After School Providers - on site
Manatee County School Choice Plan
2014 School Fair Flyer
School Choice Brochure Spanish