The on-time and late application deadlines for 2018-19 have passed.  The application for 2019-20 will be available on November 1, 2018.


What is the difference between the RSCO lottery and the Hartford District Choice lottery?


The RSCO application and the Hartford District Choice applications are sent to separate lotteries, each have separate applications and separate deadlines.


The RSCO lottery includes magnet schools and the Open Choice Program. Hartford and suburban families may apply to the RSCO lottery. The Hartford District Choice lottery is only for Hartford residents to apply to Hartford Public Schools. For more information call 860-695-8876 or visit