Interested in applying for the Eau Claire Virtual School?

Families wishing to apply for the 2020-2021 school year can fill out the Eau Claire Virtual School (ECVS) waitlist entry and be entered on the waitlist. Families may submit an entry by:

  • Submitting a waitlist entry by clicking HERE.
  • Download an entry form by clicking HERE and mail, fax, or drop it off at the ECASD District Office (500 Main Street).
  • Stop by the ECASD District Office and request a hard copy of the entry form.
 

For ECASD Residents

ECASD resident entries will be accepted from September 1, 2019 through January 30, 2020. Families may submit one entry per student. The ECASD Board of Education will be considering an increase in seats in the Eau Claire Virtual School.  As a result, the lottery was rescheduled for Monday, March 9 at 9 a.m. The public is welcome to observe the lottery at the ECASD District Office (500 Main Street).

Entries received after January 30, 2020 will be placed at the bottom of the wait list in the order they are received and will be made offers as seats become available.

For Non-ECASD residents 

Non-ECASD residents can submit a lottery entry beginning September 1, 2019. Lottery entries will continue to be accepted through May 8, 2020.
The lottery drawing for non-ECASD resident students took place on May 11, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. The public is welcome to view a recording of the lottery here: https://ensemble.cesa10.k12.wi.us/Watch/p3AJg6r9

Entries received after May 8, 2020 will be placed at the bottom of the wait list in the order they are received and will be made offers as seats become available.

Please note that all non-resident students will need to submit a separate open enrollment application through the WI Department of Public Instruction. Click HERE for details.  The open enrollment application period is open February-April 30, 2020.

Important Dates

Sunday, September 1, 2019 - Lottery is open
Thursday, January 30, 2020 - Lottery for ECASD resident students closes (grades 6-12)
Monday, March 9, 2020 - Lottery drawing for ECASD resident students (grades 6-12)
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - Lottery for ECASD resident students closes (grades 4-5)
Monday, April 20, 2020 - Lottery drawing for ECASD resident students (grades 4-5) [CANCELED.  The number of ECASD resident applications is less than the allowed enrollment.]
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - Lottery for non-ECASD resident students closes (grades 4-12)
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - Commitment letters due for ECASD resident students (grades 4-12)
Monday, May 11, 2020 - Lottery drawing for non-ECASD resident students (grades 4-12) The public is welcome to observe the lottery online.
Friday, June 12, 2020 - Commitment letters due for non-ECASD resident students (grades 4-12)

July 1, 2020 - Alternate Open Enrollment applications available for Non-ECASD resident students who missed the open enrollment application period. For more information, visit the DPI Open Enrollment website, or call the ECASD Open Enrollment office at (715) 852-3003.

 
Need more information or have questions?

Contact Jenna Mattice, School Secretary, at (715) 852-3030.