Learn about the safety measures that we've taken to enable our students to safely return to in-person learning. 

  • EnrollmentSmart Choice Logo

    The Lancaster School District utilizes an online enrollment system called Smart Choice to allow parents to enroll their students via computer or from a phone/tablet. In addition, enrollment can be done in person with our Welcome and Wellness Center specialists or at the school the student will be attending. 

  • Give Your Child a Smart Start! Now Enrolling for 2021-22!

    Register a new Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, or First Grade student by April 15 and get a FREE backpack stuffed with school supplies! Questions about enrollment? Contact our Welcome and Wellness Center at 661-471-8400 to speak to an enrollment specialist. 

    Enrollment for FREE preschool begins on April 15, 2021. Contact Early Childhood Education at 661-723-0351 x201 or visit their offices at 44327 Fig Avenue, Lancaster. 

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      Enrollment Requirements

      • Enrollment/Registration Requirements

        Items required to bring at time of registration or to upload after completing the registration on Smart Choice @ reg.lancsd.org.

        1. Proof of Birth – Birth Certificate, Passport, Baptismal Certificate, county recorded or original hospital birth certificate (Required for TK, Kindergarten, 1st grade or any other grade if child has not attended a CA school previously.)

        2. Proof of Residence – such as: current utility bill, rent receipt, lease agreement, Government ID, etc

        3. Family Emergency information – (names, addresses, and current phone numbers of three people who are willing to pick up your child from school if you cannot be reached.)

        4. Report of Health Examination completed and signed by student’s physician (Required only for Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten and 1st grade, if 1st grader has not attended Kindergarten)

        5. Copy of current IEP or 504 Plan, if applicable

        6. Required immunizations prior to enrollment

      Placement Acceptance

      • Placement Acceptance

        When notified by the Lancaster School District through Smart Choice, the guardian who submitted the application must accept the placement.

        How to accept a placement after notification: 

        1. Login to your Smart Choice Parent account

        2. Scroll to the bottom and look for the application status.

        3. Accept the placement if offered

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      • Having trouble with online enrollment or transfers? 
        Talk to our Welcome and Wellness Center specialists
        @ 661-471-8400
        You may also call your school for assistance.