Legal Transfers

To apply for a transfer under Arkansas Code § 6-18-316, please use the Legal Transfer petition form on this page. If you are appealing a school district’s denial of a transfer, please send an appeal request in writing to and attach copies of the applications that were provided to the school districts, as well as the denying school district’s reasons for denying the transfer petition.

For more information, please contact:

Stephen M. Reynolds,
Associate Legal Counsel
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education
Office of Legal Services
Four Capitol Mall, Suite 302
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone:  501-682-4899
Fax:  501-682-5118

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