Lottery / Waitlists

Seats are available in Transitional Kindergarten (TK) and Kindergarten each year.  Number of available seats in other grades will depend on information received from current families during the Annual Intent process.
  • The public lottery will be held on March 16, 2022
  • Applications submitted between January 20, 2022 and February 28, 2022 will be part of the lottery
  • Parents are welcome to attend, but attendance is not mandatory
  • Lottery runs all schools and grades simultaneously from Grade 12 down to Grade TK / Creates each school's seated and waitlist
  • After the lottery (within 24 hours), PRIMARY Contact listed in family's PS Enrollment Account will receive an email and link to student's lottery results (seated or waitlisted)
  • If Seated, click to ACCEPT OR DECLINE SEAT - within 24 hours
    • Seated at Multiple Schools - Accept Seat for ONE SCHOOL only
    • Once Seat is Accepted - Applicant will be removed from waitlist for OTHER RAFOS SCHOOLS
    • Seat Declined - Applicant will be removed from waitlist for SEATED SCHOOL only
    • Miss 24-Hour Deadline - Applicant will be removed / seat will be offered to the next applicant on waitlist
  • Applicants can be seated before the school year begins and after the school year has already started.
  • Waitlists do not roll over each academic year; a new application must be submitted each January.