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6th Grade Enrollment for 2021-2022 School Year (for current 5th grade students)


6th Grade Enrollment 2021-2022 School Year

Enrollment into either of the two middle schools in CVUSD is not determined by attendance boundaries within the greater attendance area of CVUSD.  Current 5th grade students who reside within the district boundaries may apply to a preferred middle school February 16, 2021 - March 26, 2021 at 3:30PM (deadline).  Important enrollment dates are listed below for students entering the 6th grade.


The Canyon virtual presentation was held on Thursday, February 11th.

Did you miss Canyon Parent Information Night (For Incoming 6th Grade Students) on February 11th?

Here is the video link  to the presentation from the Canyon Middle School 5th Grade Parent Night. If you have questions after watching the presentation video, please email your question to [email protected] or call (510) 538-8833 and dial 7 to reach the Secretary, Alicia Mendoza.


6th grade application for current CVUSD students, February 16, 2021 - March 26, 2021

*Please find the 6th grade application HERE (available 2/16/21 to 3/26/21 at 3:30PM).

Sibling Priority:  5th grade siblings of current 6th and 7th grade middle school students are guaranteed enrollment at their sibling’s school for the 2021-2022 school year if a 6th Grade Application is received on or before 3:30pm on Friday, March 26, 2021.   


For new incoming 6th grade students to the Castro Valley Unified School District, please go to New Student Enrollment tab and follow the new student enrollment steps. 



*If any of the Middle Schools reach their exceeded enrollment we will hold a lottery. We will send an email to all applicants between March 26th and March 29th with more information if a lottery is necessary.
A lottery will be held virtually on Tuesday 3/30/2021, if applicable. Time to TBD