The Enrollment Process

  • School Choice Guide & District Virtual Fair

    • Find the enrollment guide.
    • Attend the SPPS School Choice Fair on Saturday, December 9, 9:30am-2:00pm at Saint Paul Rivercentre.
    • Visit to find information about all SPPS schools, plus videos on districtwide programs and services, open house dates, and steps on how to apply.

    How do I enroll my child?

    • If you wish to enroll in Horace Mann School, every NEW student (including siblings) must complete an SPPS application.
    • Contact the Student Placement Center at 651-632-3700 for an application or click here to apply.

    Enrollment Timeline for 2024-2025:

    • 2024-2025 Online Application - Available December 9
    • School Choice Fair - Saturday, December 9. (Kindergarten families who apply to their community school on this date will receive early notice of enrollment for their community school) 
    • Priority application deadline for ALL grades (PreK-12) - February 9, 2024
    • Early Admission to Kindergarten deadline - February 9, 2024
    • If your child is accepted into Horace Mann School, the Student Placement Center will notify your family by early April.