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K-12 Out of District

Welcome to 'Beyond Borders' - our Tuition-Based Enrollment Program.

We welcome families living beyond the BPS school boundary line to consider Birmingham for their child's education. 

Our Beyond Borders program makes it possible for students outside our area to join the BPS community.

We appreciate your interest in our schools and look forward to assisting you with your enrollment journey. 

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BPS is delighted to have the capacity to accommodate students from outside the area for enrollment  into our tuition-based program, which is subject to availability. Once the necessary criteria have been fulfilled, non-resident students can join our program.

As part of their application, families have the option to indicate their preferred schools in order of priority.

Additional details regarding the application process and required documentation can be found below. If you need any assistance or further details, please feel free to reach out to us.

NOTE:  Students of district employees are eligible to attend BPS Schools tuition free, submitting the same required documents as tuition-based students. 

Student Requirements & Standards 

In addition to the above documentation, students are required to fulfill the
following standards for academic achievement/ability, attendance, and behavior.


Applications for the
BPS Beyond Borders Program for the 2023-2024 academic year
is currently opened

Applications open for the
BPS Beyond Borders Program for the 2024-2025 academic year
 Dec. 1, 2023.


Elementary: $13,555

Middle School: $13,770

High School: $14,285

Tuition Information


Please contact the Enrollment Office for more information on starting the application process.

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