The December 1, 2021, State Board of Education Meeting will be held at the Legislative Office Building, 300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, in Hearing Room 1E, beginning at 9:30 a.m.

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RSCO On-line Application is Now Available to Apply for the 2022-23 School Year!

The RSCO School Choice Application for the 2022-23 school year is now available. Take your time and explore the different options available to you and Apply by January 31, 2022. The new application asks families to complete a child profile for all of their children and uses that information to inform you of the priorities that apply before you choose your schools or districts. We want you to have all of the information that you need to make informed choices for your family!

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There is no advantage to applying early as long as you apply by the on-time date, January 31, 2022, for Magnet Schools and Open Choice Schools. The one exception is the Early Application Deadline of January 10, 2022 for the Hartford Region Technical High Schools. 

On-Time Application Dates

  • November 12, 2021: RSCO on-time application period starts
  • January 10, 2022:  RSCO early application period for CTECS technical high schools ends
  • January 31, 2022: RSCO on-time application period ends

Application Changes

  • November 12, 2021 through January 31, 2022:  Families are able to make changes to their online RSCO Application.
  • After January 31, 2022: Families can make changes to their contact information only.  If families would like to make other changes, contact RSCO at rsco.sde@ct.gov or 860-713-6990.

Late RSCO Application Period:

March 1, 2022 to September 15, 2022

RSCO Placement Announcements

Families will start receiving placement communications during the time period listed below, then RSCO will continue to send notification through the spring and summer months based on availability. RSCO will notify families using emails and/or text messages of their placement offers. 

  • February 2022: CTECS technical high schools early applicant placements begin
  • April 2022: Magnet and Open Choice on-time applicant placements begin
  • April 2022: CTECS technical high school on-time applicant placements begin

Please contact RSCO if you have questions at rsco.sde@ct.gov or 860-713-6990.