Deadline for school of choice application slated for the first semester of the 2023-2024 school year is Thursday, August 17, 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 2023-2024 school year: 

Developmental kindergarten: 3

Kindergarten: Unlimited 

First Grade: Unlimited 

Second Grade: Unlimited 

Third Grade: Unlimited 

Fourth Grade: 2

Fifth Grade: 13

Sixth Grade: 11

Seventh Grade: 9

Eighth Grade: 12

Ninth Grade: Unlimited 

Tenth Grade: Unlimited 

Eleventh Grade: Unlimited

Twelfth Grade: Unlimited 

Grades 9-12 Alternative (Pioneer High School):  Unlimited 

Request/application must be made no later than Thursday, August 17, 2023 at 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!