Castlebay Lane's playground

Lottery Admissions & School Orientation Tour


eChoices Lottery
For 2020-2021 

Castlebay has a new eChoices Lottery system.
The deadline to register for the Lottery for the 2020-2021
school year was November 15th, 2019 to complete an
application online at
Please call Charter Schools Division for any other inquiries
about the new eChoices Lottery System at (213) 241-0399.
The Lottery Drawing will be held February 21st, 2020.
Waiting list numbers will be available on 
February 28th, 2020.
On the day of the lottery drawing a priority waiting list will be established. Being on the list does not guarantee admittance to Castlebay Lane Charter Elementary School. The number of available seats in each grade level may not be determined until after the start of school year. Once the number of seats is determined, enrollment offers will be made.

Those selected will be notified by phone or email. Offers must be accepted within one (1) business day of notification and the enrollment packet must be returned within two (2) days of the acceptance phone call in order to secure enrollment in Castlebay Lane Charter Elementary School.

The lottery drawing will be held February 21st, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. in Castlebay Lane Charter PAC.  Families will be able to observe the lottery in person but do not need to be present to be placed on the list.  Lottery number assignments will be available on (Date to be determined).
Charter Policy Regarding Order of Admissions
     1. First Priority: All students residing within the Castlebay Lane Charter
         boundaries defined by the LAUSD
     2. Second Priority: Non-resident lottery applicants with siblings
         already attending Castlebay
        (When submitting lottery applications for siblings, each applicant will be given
          an individual lottery number for admittance)
     3. Third Priority: Non-resident lottery applicants 
The Kinder orientation assembly and brief tour will be held
for resident student families and lottery applicants on 
March 9th, 2020 at 9:00 AM. Grades 1-5 will be at 10:00 AM. The make-up assembly for all grades will be on
March 11th, 2020.