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Eric Nyquist
Open Choice Coordinator   
Karen Barnes
Administrative Assistant

Norwalk Open Choice

Applications are open Jan. 15 through March 15 for the upcoming school year. 
Beginning in the 2022-23 school year, Norwalk residents may apply to have their school-aged children attend neighboring school districts through the Open Choice program.  The state has allotted a maximum of 50 spots for the first year of the program, although fewer seats may be offered based on what is available in participating districts.  
  • Transportation will be provided to and from school for students who are accepted into the program.  
  • Applications for the 2022-23 program will be open Jan. 15 through March 15, 2022.
  • Only families accepted through the blind lottery will be notified of placement.  
For more information, contact Jacqui Owens, Family & Community Outreach Coordinator, at 203-365-8982.