Deadline for school of choice application slated for 2022-2023 second semester is Friday, January 6, 2023 at 3:30 p.m.

Under the Schools of Choice legislation (Section 105 and Section 105(c) of the School Aid Act), kindergarten through twelfth grade students residing within Clare-Gladwin Regional Education Service District (RESD) and contiguous intermediate school districts may apply to attend Clare Public Schools. 

Transportation for these students is the responsibility of the parents or guardians. Clare Public Schools advertises the following openings for first semester of the 2022-2023 school year: 

Developmental kindergarten: 1

Kindergarten: 20

First Grade: 9

Second Grade: No openings

Third Grade: 1

Fourth Grade: 11

Fifth Grade: 8

Sixth Grade: No openings

Seventh Grade: 7

Eighth Grade: 3

Ninth Grade: 10

Tenth Grade: 10

Eleventh Grade: 10

Twelfth Grade: 10

Grades 9-12 Alternative (Pioneer High School):  6 at each grade level

Request/application must be made no later than the end of the first week of school (Friday, January 6, 2023, 3:30 p.m.).  Enrollment Packets (Applications) are available at Clare Public Schools central office (201 E. State St.) and at each building office.

The district may refuse to enroll any applicant who has been suspended within the preceding two years or who has ever been expelled.  Special education students residing in contiguous intermediate school districts (section 105(c)) may only be enrolled if Clare Public Schools and the district of residence have a written agreement regarding payment of added costs, including the agreement of the Clare-Gladwin RESD Superintendent.

Submit your applications for enrollment as soon as possible.  Clare is a great place to live and learn!