Applications & Admissions

Parents and guardians must submit a completed application by Friday, March 31, 2017 in order to enter a child in the lottery for admission the following September. Applications received after that date may result in a child being placed on the waiting list.

Elmwood Village Charter School Applications

Download your application below, then complete and send as instructed to apply. (The English applications are available as fillable PDFs, all others must be filled out by hand.) You can also call the school office at (716) 886-4581 to request an application in the mail.

In English

Applications for 2018-2019 will be available after January 1, 2018

*A bus application is required to be submitted along with EVCS Hertel Campus application. Do not submit one for Days Park Campus. Completing the bus application does not confirm acceptance. All applications will be processed through the lottery.

En Español

Applications for 2018-2019 will be available after January 1, 2018

In Burmese

Applications for 2018-2019 will be available after January 1, 2018

In Arabic

Applications for 2018-2019 will be available after January 1, 2018

Admissions Requirements

All Students. All lottery acceptances are preliminary and do not become final until EVCS receives all necessary paperwork, including an authentic copy of a child’s birth certificate, proof of residence, immunization records, and a completed registration packet. This paperwork must be completed and returned within two weeks of notification, or the student’s seat will be offered to the next child on the waiting list.

Kindergarten. All applicants for kindergarten must turn five years old by December 31st of their kindergarten year in order to be eligible for the lottery.

Grades 1-8. For students entering first through eighth grades, EVCS also requires academic records from a child’s previous school, and a copy of the child’s final report card showing whether or not he/she was promoted to the next grade level.