In the fall of eighth grade, students begin the process of
identifying which high school to attend. Some may attend their
neighborhood high school; others apply to many of the district’s
small high schools or specialized programs which accept students
on a space available basis or through a competitive application
Students attending their neighborhood high school are
automatically enrolled based on their address; they are
registered in the spring.
Students applying to specialty programs are enrolled upon
acceptance but must register according to instructions in their
Parents are encouraged to learn about the wide variety of high
school choices available throughout the district. Important
enrollment information is available from the Sacramento City
Unified School District (SCUSD).
For middle school students living within the district defined
boundaries for CKM, school counselors will visit the district’s
middle schools to enroll eighth grade students for their freshmen
Non-freshmen students may be enrolled at CKM’s main office on
campus. Parents are strongly encouraged to enroll their students
as soon as possible once they locate within the school’s
Students living outside the CKM attendance area
For students living outside CKM’s attendance area and SCUSD
defined boundaries, the school accepts students on a space
available basis through either an intra-district or
inter-district permit. Call SCUSD’s Enrollment Office
at (916) 643-2400 for assistance.
The enrollment process pertains to prospective students (freshmen
or other new students). Once a student has been enrolled at CKM,
only students on inter- or intra-district permits may be required
to repeat the process for subsequent academic school years.