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Enrollment Policies

Enrollment in Millikin Basics+ is a lottery only school, open to all students Kindergarten through Grade 5 living within the boundaries of the Santa Clara Unified School District.  Enrollment procedures are as follows:

  1. All enrollment is done through the SCUSD Open Enrollment Center.  For more details, visit the SCUSD Enrollment Center website at:

  2. Each year parents of current Millikin students and parents of students new to the school will be asked to verify their Proof of Residency in the Santa  Clara Unified School District. 

  3. Priority for enrollment is (1) retained/returning students, (2) siblings of currently enrolled Millikin students, (3) students of district employees, (4) SCUSD students on Open Enrollment Lists, (5) other SCUSD students.  (State law and district policy requires that siblings of students already enrolled be given priority for enrollment.)

  4. Parents of currently enrolled students in Kindergarten through Grade 4 are asked to complete an "Intent to Return" form during the month of April.  These forms are used to establish classes for the coming year. 

  5. School attendance is very important at Millikin, as is being ON TIME each and every day. Unexcused absences and excessive tardies  can result in immediate displacement from Millikin Basics + Program.  See our Absences Policies for further details.