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Open Enrollment

Incoming freshman
Fall of 2022
Open Enrollment is your opportunity to apply for admission to a high school other than the one serving your student, based on your residential address. Open Enrollment applications are processed randomly.

NOTE: You do not need to take part in Open Enrollment if you would like your student to attend the school serving your regular attendance area.

If you have questions about which school you are supposed to attend use the following link to enter your address:  CLICK HERE.   If you have other questions about the Open Enrollment Process, call 827-3157.
Incoming Freshmen (Class of 2026)
ONLINE ONLY beginning:  
January 18, 2022 from 8:00 AM through
January 21, 2022 at 4:00 PM

Kern High School District Office
5801 Sundale Avenue - School Support Services

Parents or guardians of students entering the 9th grade in Fall 2022 can apply for Open Enrollment in the method below:   
   - Online at  
RETURNING STUDENTS ONLY (current 9th-11th graders):  

Beginning March 7, 2022 at 8:00 AM returning students entering grades 10, 11 or 12 will be able to apply online only.  All applications must be submitted no later than 3:00 p.m. on  April 7, 2022.
  •  CIF transfer regulations also may apply.