SOMSD Withdrawals/Transfer Out of District (OOD)
If your child will be attending a private school in September or if your family will be moving out of the District at the close of the school year (or at any other time within the school year) you must officially withdraw your child(ren) from the District.
Please contact your building secretary for assistance with the withdrawal process and to make arrangements to have your children’s academic and health records forwarded to your new school.
If you are in possession of a District issued Chromebook, arrangements will be made for the safe return of the device. Please advise us of the need to return the device during the withdrawal process.
- Preschool and elementary school families should email the building secretary directly.
- Middle school students must email the guidance secretary for assistance. Michaia Brown (firstname.lastname@example.org) at Maplewood Middle School and Bonnie Hellstern (email@example.com) at South Orange Middle School.
- See Columbia High School information below
Columbia High School Students Withdrawal/ Out of District Transfers
Columbia High School students should email Sheila Bellini (firstname.lastname@example.org) in the counseling department, for assistance. Families/parents/guardian’s please download and fill out the top portion of the CHS Withdrawal form and remember to include a parent signature. Afterward, please email it back to Mrs.Bellini at email@example.com with the following information: