schools of choice

At the Board of Education meeting on December 8, 2016, the Board approved accepting an unlimited number of students in grades K, 1, 2, and 3 for the 2017-2018 school year under Schools of Choice Section 105.

Students must reside within the boundaries of the Oakland Intermediate School District in order to apply. Assignment to schools and classrooms will be on a space available basis.  Applications for Schools of Choice in grades K-3 will be available beginning March 6, 2017 both on-line and at the Administration Building (800 DeVillen, Royal Oak, 48073).

Application Window for K-3

The application window for grades K-3 Schools of Choice is from March 6, 2017 through August 11, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.

Google DocSchool of Choice Application (K-3rd gr)


For all Schools of Choice enrollments, the District reserves the right to refuse to enroll any nonresident applicant if that applicant is or has been suspended from another district within the preceding two (2) years or if the applicant has ever been expelled from another district.

Students enrolled through Schools of Choice are eligible for continued enrollment in Royal Oak Schools through grade 12 as long as their enrollment in Royal Oak is continuous.