Enrollment and Registration
Welcome to Pittsburgh Public Schools Enrollment Page!
Pittsburgh Public Schools offers a wide variety of educational options and offerings for our diverse student body. We aim to provide options that not only match our students’ passions and unique needs, but also help to prepare them for the real word through diverse experiences.New to PPS?
Are you new to PPS or just unsure about the steps to take?
Interested in enrolling in a magnet program or learning more about offerings?
Early Childhood Enrollment
Our Early Childhood Program is designed for children ages 3-5.
Open Enrollment Available Slots for the 2022-2023 School Year
Please Note: Transportation is not available.
Please Note: this does not apply to availability of PreK slots within the Early Childhood Program.Please acquire forms from the school and have the principal sign off.Principals: Please email the forms to firstname.lastname@example.orgFor further questions: Mrs. Ennis -Student Support Services- 412-529-3952.
Discover our schools.
Discover why you can Expect Great Things
Discover PPS is a tool designed to make finding a school and finding out about a school easier than ever within the Pittsburgh Public Schools.
Whether you are looking for your nearest neighborhood school, a magnet school or want to find out about the early childhood options in the area, Discover PPS is here to make the experience of searching for a school easier than ever.
Browsing Options? Determine which type of school is right for your child.Early Childhood
Early Childhood Programs provides children, ages three to five, a comprehensive, full day educational program designed to reinforce and respond to the unique strengths and needs of the individual child and family.
K-12 Neighborhood Schools
Every student is assigned to a neighborhood school by the student's address. Neighborhood schools are also referred to as "feeder" schools. Addresses in the same area are grouped into a feeder pattern and assigned to the same school.
K-12 Magnet Schools
Magnet schools and programs allow students to pursue special interests, talents or career goals. Magnet schools are not neighborhood specific so students who reside anywhere in the District are eligible to attend. Students must apply.
CTE provides students with the opportunity to receive technical skills that are in demand in the job market and college credit. Students will earn workforce certifications while in school.Online Academy
Pittsburgh Online Academy's comprehensive program allows students to work asynchronously at their own pace while being supported by high-qualified teachers that provide visual support.
We're Here to Help
If you have any questions, or need assistance filling out the enrollment forms, please submit a Let’s Talk ticket (found in the left-hand corner of the screen)
Please make sure to provide a full name, an email address to respond to, and a valid phone number. Our Central Enrollment Office will reach out to help.
Quick Links for EnrollmentGeneral Resources
New to PPS Enrollment Guide
Neighborhood School Search
General Magnet FAQ
Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC)Schools and Programs
Magnet Registration Guide
CAPA Registration Guide
Magnet Offerings and Options
Career and Technical (CTE) Programs