We are pleased that you are considering applying for admission to Delano Public Schools! Our timeline for the 2019-2020 school year is as follows:

  • The deadline to apply for open enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year was January 15, 2019. However, some exceptions can be made after this date.
  • If we have more applications than we can accommodate, a lottery will be held to determine which applications will be approved.
  • If you submit an application by the January 15 deadline, written notification of acceptance or denial will be mailed by February 15, 2019. If accepted, we will also include a copy of your signed open enrollment form and online enrollment instructions. Kindergarteners will also receive a packet of information from the elementary school.
  • Parents/guardians must notify Delano Public Schools of their intent to enroll by March 1, 2019.
  • Delano Public Schools will notify a student's resident district of their intent to enroll in Delano Public Schools.

Please fill out the Open Enrollment Form below, sign and date, and return to:

Delano Public Schools
Attn: Enrollment Options
700 Elm Avenue E.
Delano, MN 55328

Open Enrollment Form

Non-Resident Agreement Form

Delano Public Schools District Map

Open Enrollment Guidelines

  • There is no implied guarantee that an application will be approved.
  • If we approve your student, we are guaranteeing a space for him or her in Delano Public Schools.
  • If approved, transportation to and from school is your responsibility. Delano Public Schools does not provide transportation to open enrolled students.

If you have any questions, please contact Paul Downer at paul.downer@delanoschools.org or at 763.972.3365, ext. 1911.