• Program Enrollment

    Applications Now Being Accepted

    Once you've reviewed the Santa Clara Unified Independent Study program requirements and have made the decision that the program is the right fit for your student, please complete the following steps to enroll in the Santa Clara Unified Independent Study program.

    If your student is new to Santa Clara Unified School District:

    • Register your child with their home school by visiting the Santa Clara Unified School District's Enrollment page and completing the online process.
    • Once you complete the registration, the Enrollment Center will verify your child’s registration
    • You will then need to submit the Independent Study enrollment (details below)We will review your child’s application and provide you with a response within two business days
    • While enrolled in the Independent Study program, a space at your home school of residence will not be held for your student.  If space is available at the time of your return to in-person learning, you may return to those schools. You will be guaranteed a spot at a district school.

    If your student is currently enrolled in an SCUSD school:

    • Complete and submit the Independent Study enrollment (details below). We will review your child’s application and provide you with a response within two business days. While enrolled in the Independent Study program, a space at your home school of residence or open enrollment school will not be held for your student.  If space is available at the time of your return to in-person learning, you may return to those schools. You will be guaranteed a spot at a district school.

    How to complete enrollment for the SCUSD Independent Study Program

    • Login to our online enrollment system
    • Next to your child’s name select “Add New Student Application” 
    • Select school year 2021-2022, answer questions on screen and click next
    • Select Registration, click next
    • Select the SCUSD Independent Study program 
    • Complete the application, click next 
    • Submit application 

    All students enrolled in the Independent Study program:

    • Prior to the first day of the program (August 12, 2021), parents and independent study staff will complete the Independent Study Master Agreement which must be signed.
    • Please note that agreements will only be made available once student enrollment has been finalized in mid-July. The Wilson office will be open starting July 26, 2021, for intake appointments.

    Enroll at home school Submit IS Enrollment, complete IS Master Agreement