Inter-District Transfers

Requests for Release

The below application is only for requesting a transfer out of the David Douglas School District (your resident District). Students wishing to transfer into DDSD must start the process at their resident district.

The David Douglas School Board has approved releasing 150 applicants to other districts for Fall 2020 through Inter-District Transfer. The deadline to apply is June 30, 2020 after which there will be a lottery drawing to determine which applications will be approved and forwarded to the requested district for consideration. Priority will be given to continuing students and their siblings. All families will be notified in writing shortly after June 30. Please send completed application to the contact information listed on the form. If you have any questions, please call 503-261-8201 or email

Transfering into DDSD

To transfer into the David Douglas School District, you must begin by requesting a release from your resident district. If approved by both districts, you will need to complete the registration paperwork for David Douglas School District schools. Non-resident families are not able to use Online Registration for this process.