The Superintendent is authorized to accept or reject any transfer requests, provided that such action is without regard to race, religion, color, sex, disability, national origin, or ancestral language.

A resident student who becomes a nonresident during the course of a semester shall be permitted to continue in attendance for the remainder of the semester.

Transfer Requests

A nonresident student wishing to transfer into the District shall file an application for transfer with the Superintendent or designee. Transfers shall be granted for one regular school year at a time and renewed automatically, except as provided at Transfer Agreements, below.


In approving transfers, the Superintendent or designee shall consider availability of space and instructional staff, the student's disciplinary history, and attendance records.

Transfer Agreements

A transfer student shall be notified in the written transfer agreement that he or she must follow all rules and regulations of the District. Violation of the terms of the agreement may result in a transfer not being renewed for the following year.


The Superintendent or designee shall assign or reassign transfer students to schools in a manner that balances enrollment in the District. [See FDB]


Any appeals shall be made in accordance with FNG(LOCAL) and GF(LOCAL), as appropriate.

Lubbock ISD


LDU 2020.05

DATE ISSUED: 8/3/2020