Who can apply?
Any Kindergarten-8th grade student may apply as long as they have the ability to attend the required face to face days at the Flex Academy.
How do I apply?
Enrollment procedures are as follows:
Attend one of the scheduled Parent Informational Nights to learn about the unique learning experience at Flex Academy. If no meetings are scheduled contact the office at 920-687-6650
After each informational meeting, Parents will be given the Flex Academy application to complete.
Families who live outside the Little Chute School District must complete the State of Wisconsin's Open Enrollment paperwork. The paperwork can be found on DPI Website.
Is there an enrollment cap for Flex Academy?
Yes, there is a cap of 105 students for the 19-20 school year.
What if applications exceed the enrollment cap?
If there are more applicants than spaces available, enrollment will be determined based on a lottery established by the Flex Academy Governance Council and the school’s bylaws. The lottery process will be conducted by an independent party. Applicants will be notified of their lottery number by e-mail and provided with further instructions.
Siblings of current Flex Academy students will receive enrollment preference.
What if I live outside of the district and want to open enroll my student at Flex Academy?
The Little Chute Area School District’s Open Enrollment window begins in February and goes through April. The primary requirement for admission to the school is the timely submission of the application by the DPI's stated deadline.
NOTE: Upon approval by the Little Chute School District, special education students, who apply by the deadline will be admitted to the admission process. Notification of acceptance will be made by the district.
If I submit an application for multiple children is it possible that one would be accepted and not the other?
No, once one child in a family is accepted to Flex Academy all current K-8 siblings who wish to attend will be accepted, based on the District's approval.
If my child is accepted, do I need to reapply each year?
No, if your student is accepted they are enrolled for their K-8 academic years.
If my child is currently on the waiting list, do I need to reapply for the next year?
Yes, applications and wait-listed students will not carry over from year to year.