The Opportunity Scholarship online application period is now closed. The next Opportunity Scholarship application period is anticpated for July 2018 as determined by the Florida Department of Education.
The Florida Opportunity Scholarship Program is open for any eligible student who is assigned to attend a school that received a performance grade of F in the prior year or three (3) consecutive grades of D. The program does not provide monetary assistance but rather provides the opportunity for your child to attend a designated school that is graded C or better.
The Opportunity Scholarship transfer is only available to students who meet the eligibility critiera as defined by the Florida Department of Education. A public school student's parent may request and receive an Opportunity Scholarship transfer for the student to enroll in and attend a higher performign public school if:
- The student spent the prior school year in attendance at a public school that has earned a grade F or three consecutive grades of D;
- The student has been in attendance elsewhere in the public school system and has been assigned to a public school that has earned a grade F or three consecutive grades of D for the next school year; OR
- The student has been assigned to a public school that has earned a grade F or three consecutive grades of D for the next school year.
For more information about the Opportunity Scholarship Program, please visit the FL Department of Education's School Choice website.
Florida School Choice Website