Student Assignment Forms
Student Assignment Department
2465 Gillespie Street
Fayetteville, NC 28306
Dr. Mary Black
Associate Superintendent, Student Support Services
Student Assignment Manager
In order to withdraw your child or children from a Choice Program school, you must complete and submit this form to the Student Assignment Office for processing and it must be approved.
If this request is approved, your child or children will be reassigned to the home school district only. No additional transfers will be approved for the remainder of the current academic year. Please allow at least ten (10) business days for processing. You will be notified of the decision by mail.
This application does not apply to students transferring out-of-county, out-of-state, or out of the public school system.
This assignment request form is for Cumberland County School Employees only. Cumberland County Schools Employees may use this form to request that their child or children be assigned to a school that is located within the school district that they work in. CCS Employees must submit a completed Employee/Student Assignment application for each child to the Student Assignment Office by June 1, 2021 or within two weeks of employment after June 1, 2021.
An Application for Voluntary Transfer must be submitted to request transfer if the Employee/Student Assignment form is submitted after the June 1st deadline or beyond two weeks of employment.
The 2021-2022 Voluntary Transfer form is a formal request to transfer a CCS student from their home district school to a different school district within the CCS system. Parent or legal guardian must provide a specific reason for the transfer request. If the request is approved, the parent or legal guardian must provide timely transportation to and from the school. This transfer is good for the current school year only, if approved. No subsequent transfers will be granted, if approved. If your child is in grades 6 through 12, they will not be eligible for athletic participation for 365 days from the first approved transfer date. Voluntary Transfers cannot be used to transfer into the Choice Programs such as Classical schools or Early College schools.
The 2021-2022 Voluntary Transfer forms can be submitted to the Student Assignment Office from May 17, 2021 to June 21, 2021. They can be faxed to (910)678-2615 or mailed to: CCS Student Assignment Office, P. O. Box 2357, Fayetteville, NC 28302.
Current proof of residency to attend any public school in the Cumberland County Schools system is required. This Affidavit of Residency form is a sworn statement that a person or family resides at an address in Cumberland County, North Carolina. The affidavit is completed by the landlord or the person whose name appears on the lease, mortgage, and/or utilities at that address. This form should also be notarized by a Notary and subsequently submitted to the data manager of the school in which the student/students are attempting to enroll.”
This form grants permission for release from the Cumberland County School System to attend another North Carolina Public School System. Once this form is faxed or mailed to the Student Assignment Office, it will be placed on the Cumberland County Schools Board of Education Agenda. The form must be reviewed by the Cumberland County Schools Board of Education and, a letter will be sent to you and to the NC public school system for which the release is requested.
This form must be completed, submitted, and reviewed annually if you wish for your child to continue enrollment/attendance in another NC Public School system while residing in Cumberland County.