HOW TO APPLY TO WEST COUNTY MANDARIN SCHOOL

  1. Register your child at the District school designated by your home address.  WCCUSD online registration for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) through 7th grade at West County Mandarin School begins on JANUARY 16, 2024; see REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS.  (Note, the PowerSchool registration system will not be open until registration begins on January 16.)  Children must be 5 years old by September 1, 2024 to register for Kindergarten for the 2024/2025 school year.
  2. Submit an intra-district transfer application online to apply to West County Mandarin School.  (The TRANSFER APPLICATION (K – 7th) / TRANSFER APPLICATION (TK Only) for the 2024/2025 school year will be available online on January 16.) The transfer enrollment period begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, JANUARY 16, and it ends on Monday, FEBRUARY 29, 2024 at 4:00 pm.  A current utility bill (within the last 45 days), such as a PG&E, water, or garbage bill, under the parent or legal guardian’s name, must be submitted with the transfer application.      

    If you need help completing the application, you may contact the Transfer Office at 510-307-4535 or by email at transferoffice@wccusd.net to make an appointment.  Transfer Office hours during open enrollment are Monday thru Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please note that an application submitted after the deadline will be considered late.

    (*** NOTE: Both steps 1 and 2 above must be completed to apply to WCMS.)

Fifty percent (50%) of the spaces at WCMS are reserved for students who qualify for free/reduced lunch, are English learners, and/or are Foster Youth.  If your child qualifies for free/reduced lunch, please complete the free/reduced lunch application in the District’s Kindergarten registration packet.  If your child is an English learner, complete the Home Language Survey in the packet.

Parents interested in enrolling their child in West County Mandarin School for the current school year may contact the school’s office at 510-307-4523 to inquire whether space is available.