INTRA and INTER District Transfer Information

  • The Fontana Unified School District (FUSD) is committed to providing a quality education for all District students. All INTRA-District (for within FUSD) transfer requests and INTER-District (for outside of FUSD) transfer or release requests will be approved or denied based on enrollment capacity, in accordance with the law, Board policy, and administrative regulation. Please read the Frequently Asked Questions below for more information. Additional questions not answered below can be sent to

    Fontana Unified School District

  • Please read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below and then select the correct transfer type using the pictures below.  


  • 1. What is an INTRA-District Transfer?

  • 2. How Do I Apply for an INTRA-District Transfer?

  • 3. What is an INTER-IN? (Transfer TO ATTEND FUSD)

  • 4. What is an INTER-OUT? (Release TO ATTEND OTHER DISTRICT)

  • 5. How do I fill out an INTER-OUT form? (Release TO ATTEND OTHER DISTRICT)

  • 6. What if an INTER-District Transfer or Release is denied by FUSD?

  • 7. What if the INTER-District Transfer or Release is denied by my district of residence, not by FUSD?

  • Select the Correct Type of Transfer (click on the image):

    INTRA - from a Fontana District School to another Fontana District School


    2023-2024 (current academic year)   

    Transfer requests for the current year are no longer available. For questions, please contact Becky Cruz at 909-357-5000 x29082.

    INTRA-District Transfer Application (for another school IN FUSD)



    2024-2025 (next academic year) -

    Transfer requests for this time period will begin on January 9, 2024.

    Note: Submit the request between January 9 - February 9, 2024, to receive a decision before the start of the next academic year.



    The following schools have restrictions on transfers:

    Sierra Lakes Elementary School

    Wayne Ruble Middle School


    Transfer requests will be reviewed for the following situations only IF space is determined to be available:

    •  Sibling - The students/siblings must both attend the same school in the same school year,
    • District Employment - The student's parent/guardian must be employed by FUSD and assigned to the requested school as the employee's primary place of employment for the requested school year.


    image with link for an INTRA transfer for the next school year



    INTER-OUT: From the Fontana District OUT to Another District


    INTER-IN: From Another District IN to the Fontana District

    Please contact the student's current "home district" first.

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