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Schools-of-Choice

Your Child's Future is Bright in Clarkston!

The award-winning Clarkston Community offers limited open-enrollment ("schools-of-choice") opportunities for students of all ages. Open enrollment in a participating Specialty Academic program allows Oakland County residents outside of our district's boundaries to attend Clarkston Community Schools.

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Young Fives/Kindergarten - 5th Grade

Young Fives/Kindergarten through 5th grade School of Choice will be available for Oakland County residents only.

The application window for 2024-2025 will open on Thursday, May 16, 2024 through Friday, June 14, 2024 at 3 pm.

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Clarkston Virtual

Entering Grades K-12 for the 2024-25 school year for students residing in Oakland county and counties contiguous to Oakland.

The application window for the 2024-2025 school year now open from Monday, April 8, 2024 through Friday, August 9, 2024 at 3:00 pm..

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Career Immersion Pathways

Entering Grades 8-12 for the 2024-25 school year for students residing in Oakland county and counties contiguous to Oakland.

The application window for the 2024-2025 school year now open from Monday, April 8, 2024 through Friday, August 9, 2024 at 3:00 pm.

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CSMTech Academy

Entering Grades 9-12 for the 2024-25 school year for students residing in Oakland county and counties contiguous to Oakland.

The application window for the 2024-2025 school year now open from Monday, April 8, 2024 through Friday, August 9, 2024 at 3:00 pm.

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International Baccalaureate (IB)

Entering Grades 11-12 for the 2024-25 school year for students residing in Oakland county and counties contiguous to Oakland.

The application window for the 2024-2025 school year now open from Monday, April 8, 2024 through Friday, August 9, 2024 at 3:00 pm.

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Construction Technology 

Entering Grades 6-12 for the 2024-25 school year for students residing in Oakland county and counties contiguous to Oakland.

The application window for the 2024-2025 school year now open from Monday, April 8, 2024 through Friday, August 9, 2024 at 3:00 pm.

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Renaissance Alternative High School — Grades 9-12

Students receive individualized attention and support in small classes and earn a Clarkston High School diploma once they have met the graduation requirements. Inquire today!

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Open-enrollment placement will be determined on a space-available, program-by-program basis. Each participating open-enrollment program may choose whether or not to accept students for the next school year. Discipline is a factor in granting open enrollment requests and must be submitted with the application to be considered.  Parents of open-enrollment students are responsible for transportation to and from schooL.