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High School Choice Information

Phone: (562) 997-8306


High School Choice Canvas Lesson

View the Pathway Program Exploration Lesson

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2023-2024 High School Choice Timeline

8th to 9th Grade Transition

Date Event

October - February

Current LBUSD Students

  • Ensure you can login to your ParentVue account.
  • Ensure the address in your ParentVue account is correct. (annual verification)

New / Returning Residents to LBUSD

  • Resident students not currently enrolled in LBUSD may enroll online starting January 8, 2024. 
    1. Determine your Middle School of Residence (MSOR). School Finder
    2. Contact your Middle School of Residence for enrollment information and assistance
    3. Upload documentation, including birth certificate, proofs of residency, Transcripts from 6th, 7th and fall semester of 8th grade and SBAC / STAR testing information. 

Enrollment documents must be uploaded by February 9, 2024 to enter School of Choice process.

Non-LBUSD residents

  • Enrollment after April 8, 2024
  • Must obtain an IDP (Intradistrict Permit) from residential district
  • How to obtain an IDP
November 1

Parent University Virtual Workshop for 8th Grade Parents 6-7pm

              Link via LBUSD YouTube

November 4

High School Choice Fair | @ Cabrillo 9am-12pm

January 8 Enrollment opens for new / returning to LBUSD resident students

High School Site Visits

February 9

Last day to submit online enrollment documents for New / Returning to LBUSD Resident Students (11:59pm)

February 9 

Last day for current LBUSD students to make address changes for HS Choice (11:59pm)


High School Choice Application available on ParentVue


High School Choice Application Deadline


High School Choice Assignments posted on ParentVue

Nondiscrimination Statement: The Long Beach Unified School District prohibits discrimination, intimidation, harassment (including sexual harassment) or bullying based on a person’s actual or perceived ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, immigration status, national origin, religion, race or ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

For questions or complaints, contact Equity Compliance Officer: Steve Rockenbach, Director of Employee Relations, 1515 Hughes Way, Long Beach, CA 90815, 562-997-8220, and Title IX Coordinator: Kimberly Dalton, Director of Human Resource Services, 1515 Hughes Way, Long Beach, CA 90815, 562-997-8108,