House Bill 251 Transfer for RCPS 2017-2018
Under state law (O.C.G.A. § 20-2-2131), parents may request a transfer to another public school within their local school district if there is capacity.

Based on the State of Georgia’s formula for maximum class size, the Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) schools with capacity during the 2017-2018 school year are:   

5 seats in 4th grade at Sims Elementary.
5 seats in 5th grade at Sims Elementary.
Seats are available in grades 9-12 at Salem High School.

In order to apply for a transfer, please bring two current forms of proof of residency (mortgage/lease, AND a utility bill, car tag receipt, etc.) to the RCPS Student Registration office located at 1143 West Avenue, Conyers, Georgia 30012.  
The deadline to submit this request is July 17, 2017, at 3:00 p.m.