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Are you new to the Lancaster City Schools?

New to the District Last Updated: 6/12/2020 2:25 PM

This section will provide parents and students who are new to the Lancaster City Schools with the information they need to enroll in the district.

Welcome to Lancaster City Schools - The Place To Be

Lancaster City Schools operates one high school, two junior high schools and five elementary schools. We are pleased to introduce Registration Gateway, an online student registration program. Please click on this link to start your pre-registration (grades K-12): Registration Gateway

Please don't forget to schedule your appointment at the end of the program.

If you currently don't have access to a computer or the internet, please contact your neighborhood school during regular hours and speak with the office staff.


You will need to bring the following documents to your appointment:

  • Child's birth certificate
  • Custody papers (if applicable)
  • Parent/Legal Guardian's ID
  • Two proofs of residency (phone/electric/utility bill, etc.) If you are residing with someone and don't have bills in your own name, please submit the form "Affidavit of Residency"


For transportation questions you may contact our Transportation Department at 740-687-7366 or to find out your child's bus route you may use our online bus route site by clicking on this link Bus Routes

If you have any additional questions, please call us at 740-687-7300, ext.1000.