Manage Waitlists

Waitlists for K12 and Early Childhood will be available starting in Mid-April.



Early Childhood Waitlists:

Students with placements in Infant – PK4 programs may hold one waitlist choice, while students who are not placed may hold up to three.

Waitlists for K12 and Early Childhood will be available starting in Mid-April.

How to Add or Edit Your Child’s Early Childhood Waitlist Choices

  • Detailed Instructions Available Here:
    • ENGLISH: EnrollNOLA has prepared this document to walk families visually through the process to add or edit waitlist choices.
    • SPANISH: EnrollNOLA ha preparado este documento para guiar visualmente a las familias a través del proceso para agregar o editar las opciones de la lista de espera

  • Here are the steps:
    • 1. Log into your Parent Portal account at
    • 2. Click on the Early Childhood Infant – PK4 tab on the menu bar
    • 3. Click on “Manage Waitlist” next to the name of the child for whom you would like to edit waitlists. Only verified and eligible students can be added to waitlists. Visit for instructions on checking eligibility and verifying documents.
    • 4. Select your waitlist choices on the Rank Waitlist page.

    • The programs your child is eligible for are listed in the Eligible Programs section.
    • Use the dropdown to rank your waitlist choices. Check to see which programs have short, moderate or long waitlists. Students already assigned to a school or center can only add ONE waitlist option. Select save and update after adding your waitlist choices.
    • After ranking your waitlist choices, you will be directed to the “Manage Waitlist” page. You can remove choices here, change the order of waitlist options, or accept or decline a waitlist offer. NOTE FOR MOBILE USERS: Scroll to the right to see all options.
    • Changing your waitlist choices cannot be undone. Once you remove your child from a waitlist, your position on that waitlist will be lost.

  • Offer Status Definitions:
    • Processing – You are not active on waitlists yet. If your offer is processing for more than 3 business days, please contact [email protected].
    • Pending – You have 24 hours to accept or decline. You can accept or decline in the parent portal, respond to the offer email you received or leave a voicemail at 1-877-343-4773.
    • Outstanding – You have a “pending” offer to a different choice.

K12 Waitlists:

Audubon Charter School (Uptown Campus) and Edward Hynes Charter School (Lakeview Campus) are currently the only programs which maintain waitlists for grades K-12. Applicants are not added to waitlists for any other K-12 school options. If you are interested in other school options, please participate in Round 2 

Please note: waitlist offers will cease later in the school year, and waitlisted applicants must reapply in the following year. 

  • Audubon Charter School will maintain their waitlist until October 1, 2021. 
  • Edward Hynes Charter School will maintain their waitlist until July 1, 2021.

You will be contacted directly should a seat become available at the school(s) you listed that maintain waitlists. Please contact us at [email protected] as soon as possible if your contact information has changed.