Deadline for Duval County school choice application is Sunday

Deadline to to apply for a magnet or special transfer option school is Sunday, February 28th, at 11:59 p.m.

DUVAL COUNTY, Fla., – Time is running out for Duval County parents to submit their children’s school choice applications for the next school year.

Duval County Public Schools sent out an email on Friday, reminding parents to submit their applications by 11:59 p.m. Sunday.

DCPS is offering parents the chance to transfer students to their school of choice, like magnet or special transfer option schools for the 2021-22 school year.

Dr. Barbara Sistrunk and Jennifer Marcellus work for the Duval County school district. They joined The Morning Show earlier this month to talk about the choices available, how the process works and more through their interview with News4Jax anchor Jennifer Waugh.

For more information, you can contact DCPS at 904-390-2999 or visit their website at