Prospective Families

Families seeking more information about enrolling in Elkhorn OPtions Virtual Charter School should call (262) 723-1696 or email Harriett Peterson, peteha@elkhorn.k12.wi.us.  We will be happy to answer any questions, schedule a time for you to tour our building, direct you to information on our website, and/or  schedule a pre-enrollment meeting to speak with one of our Teachers on Record or the Director of Online and Blended Learning.


Pre-enrollment Meetings - Pre-enrollment meetings with prospective families are held at the OPtions Virtual Charter School, 534 Sunset Drive, in Elkhorn.  At your scheduled meeting the following will be discussed.

  • Your reason for choosing OPtions
  • Expectations for students and families
  • Student learning style, strengths and areas of struggles
  • Online, blended, and at-home curriculum options (curriculum will be selected and ordered at a subsequent meeting after registration is complete)
  • Please bring the following items to your pre-enrollment meeting:
  • Most recent report card and transcript
  • If applicable, IEP or 504
  • Any information that will help in determining the right educational plan for your student.

Open Enrollment / Alternative Open Enrollment - If you live outside of the Elkhorn Area School District, you will need to submit Open Enrollment / Alternative Open Enrollment forms for each student.  Once your Open Enrollment / Alternative Open Enrollment has been approved by your home district, and the Elkhorn Area School District, you will be notified and asked to begin the new student enrollment process. You can find more information about Open Enrollment here:  Open Enrollment


New Student Enrollment - After your pre-enrollment meeting, and your Open Enrollment (if applicable) has been approved, families will need to complete the New Student Enrollment.  Our New Student Enrollment is completed online via our student database in Skyward.  The above link will provide you with all the information you need for the New Student Enrollment. You can request your New Student Enrollment: Account Request with this link or by clicking on the ENROLL NOW purple button on the New Student Enrollment page.


Health Forms - EASD requests that new students submit the following health forms. Schedule a visit to the doctor/dentist for your student, and download and print the below forms to take with you to the doctor/dentist for completion.  Forms can be dropped off at the District Office or your student's school.

Dental examination form Vision examination form (Kindergarten only) Physical examination form
4K, Elementary, Middle and High School
Documentation Needed - Students enrolling into the Elkhorn Area School District are required to present the following documents before their first day of school: Original birth certificate or passport (for name/age verification) Photo ID from a legal guardian Proof of residency (such as a utility bill, lease agreement, etc.)
Immunization records (WI residents can find immunization records online)
For other questions check out the Frequently Asked Questions about New Student Online Enrollment or give us a call.