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    Enroll @ Nova
    Posted on 01/24/2018
    Nova High SchoolEnrolling at Nova is easy!  

    Because Nova is a service school, currently enrolled high school students can transfer to Nova any time during the year.

    High school and prospective 9th grade students can also register for the upcoming year.  Here's how: 

    Enrolling a rising 9th grade student

    Your prospective 9th grader attends an Intro Morning from 8:45 - 11am to learn what Nova is all about.  

    • Call Karen to register at (206) 252-3500 for an upcoming date:
        • Jan 29th
        • Thu, Feb 7
        • Wed, Feb 13
        • Wed, Feb 27
    • Tour the school
    • Have a round table discussion with current students about Nova
    • Choose a class to observe
    • Meet with Mark, Nova's principal, as a group to learn more about Nova.
    • If your students wants to attend Nova as a 9th grader, you will enroll them through Seattle Public Schools for the upcoming school year.

    Online Enrollment Option

    • Go to the Seattle Public Schools > Enroll My Student web page. 
    • Create your account.
    • Select Nova High School as an Option Schools with Continuous Enrollment
    • If you are enrolling during the priority Open Enrollment period, complete the School Choice form and check the dropdown box for Nova. 
    • If you have any questions or need assistance with the process, please call (206) 252-3200.

    In-Person Option

    • Go in person to the John Stanford Center (contact information below).
    • Write in “Nova” under the Options box.

    When open enrollment closes, parents/guardians may still go online or in person and enroll as noted above because of our designation as a service school.

    Enrolling Transfer High School Students

    Current Seattle Public Schools high school students may transfer to Nova at any time during the school year after attending a Shadow Morning:

    • Call Karen to register at (206) 252-3500
    • Every Thursday from 8:30 - 11:45AM
    • Students check in at the Main Office by 8:30AM
    • Attend two classes with a student from the Recruitment Committee
    • Meet with Mark, Nova's principal, to learn more about Nova
    • After the tour, the parent/guardian must inform Seattle Public Schools Enrollment at (206) 252-0760 about making a transfer from their student’s current school to Nova.
    • Seattle Public Schools will notify the family of their student’s official Nova start date to begin at Nova. It is often the following Monday, but please check with Enrollment Services to confirm the start date.
    • If you would like your student to be re-assigned for the current school year, you can also email the Enrollment Center or visit the John Stanford Center. (Contact information listed below.)
    • If you need any help navigating this process, please call Karen at (206) 252-3500. 

    Contact information for the Enrollment/Admissions Center for Seattle Public Schools


    Mail: SPS Service Center
    MS 11-174
    PO Box 34165
    Seattle, WA 98124-1165

    In person: (8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday)
    Seattle Public Schools
    John Stanford Center for Educational Excellence
    2445 3rd Avenue South
    Seattle, WA 98134

    Fax: 206-252-0761