Welcome to RSCO
The Regional School Choice Office (RSCO) invites you to search here to learn about the amazing public school options in the Greater Hartford Region that are available for Connecticut students.
RSCO On-line Application - 2021-22 School Year
Placement Announcements (updated on March 6, 2021)
RSCO is excited to announce that families who applied to a school choice program in the Greater Hartford Region received notification of school choice placements for the 2021-22 school year on Thursday, March 6, 2021. To view your letter:
- Log into your on-line application using your account email address and password
- Go to the Your Documents section of the Dashboard
- View notification letter
Placement OfferCongratulations! This is an exciting time. We hope you accept and Save your Seat! Please make use of the resources and information available to find out even more about your awesome opportunity. The deadline to accept a placement offer is Wednesday, May 19, 2021 11:59 p.m..
It may be disappointing to receive a waitlist notification, instead of a placement offer. But the placement process is just beginning! RSCO continues to offer placements to students through the spring and summer, as seats become available until September 30, 2021.
Support and Assistance
The RSCO office staff is available to support families and answer questions. Please contact them the way that works best for you:
Late Application - Now Open!
Families who did not submit an application before the on-time application deadline on March 19, 2021 will have the opportunity to submit a late application for RSCO schools and programs for the 2021-22 school year through August 15, 2021.
RSCO School Choice Fairs Have Gone Virtual!
We brought the RSCO School Fair to you! Visit the RSCO Virtual Fair website to learn more about the RSCO schools and programs. We will continue to update the virtual fair website with information and events so keep checking the website for the latest information about RSCO’s amazing Choice schools and programs!
RSCO Family Guide
Check out the 2021-22 School Year RSCO Family Guide to School Choice in the Greater Harford Region for grades Pre-K to 12.
Family Guide (English)
Guía para la Familia (Spanish)
RSCO Schools and Programs
Magnet Schools, Grades PK to 12 (Theme-Based schools)
Open Choice Program, Grades PK to 12
- Hartford Residents: Students attend schools in participating suburban school districts (PK to 12)
- Non-Hartford Residents: Students attend participating neighborhood schools in Hartford (K to 8)
Technical High Schools, Grades 9 to 12 (Career and College Readiness programming)
Agricultural Science and Technology Schools, Grades 9 to 12 (Career and College Readiness programming)