Enrollment » Permits






Incoming Inter-district Permit Requests

If you are interested in enrolling your students in the El Monte City School District for the upcoming school year but do not live in our attendance area, below are the steps to acquire a permit to join our district. 

  1. You must request a release from your "home" district through an "inter-district" permit by contacting their main office. 
  2. Complete an EMCSD Incoming Inter-District Permit Form, which can be obtained by visiting our district office between 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. 
  3. Approval is subject to space availability and may not be at the site requested. 


Outgoing Inter-district Permit Requests

April 9 - May 3, 2024 Permit Application window. 

May 3 - June 17, 2024 Permit Application Window will open. 

Permit applications related to the parent's employment will be the only applications accepted beyond this date. 

Please note that permit processing is not available during the month of July.

Processing will resume on August 1st.


August 1 - August 15, 2024 Permit Application window will open.  

Inter-district Permit Application (Outgoing Transfers)

Solicitud de Permiso Español/Inglés (traslados saliendo del distrito)

 Permits will not be processed during the month of July. To streamline our processes and ensure efficiency, please avoid making multiple calls to inquire about the status of your application. Rest assured that our team is working to process all applications, and making multiple calls takes time away from the process.



High School Students:

For high school inter-district permit requests, please contact the El Monte Union High School District.