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Lancaster, TX – Lancaster ISD eagerly anticipates the first day of school on August 16, 2021, and has developed several easily accessible enrollment options for returning and new-to-district students. 

All students, new and returning, will need to enroll for the upcoming school year. Parents/Guardians may complete this task by visiting Parents/Guardians will need to complete the pre-registration process and upload the required documents listed on the enrollment page. After the upload is complete, school personnel will contact parents before the first day of school.

New-to-district students are encouraged to attend the traditional face-to-face enrollment event on August 5 and 6, 2021, from 8:30 am- 5:00 pm inside the Lancaster High School coliseum. Spanish speakers will be available for translation assistance, and technology will also be available for individuals to complete the registration process. 

Parents wanting to complete the pre-registration requirements online and receive in-person assistance may complete the hybrid process. This will allow parents to complete pre-registration online at, and receive in-person help to complete the process. Parents will need to select the Confirm Enrollment option and take a picture of the confirmation page. They will need to bring the photo and required documents to the in-person enrollment event on August 5 or August 6 to complete the enrollment process.

For students who were enrolled in Lancaster ISD at the end of last school year, no document uploads or in-person events are required. Instead, go to and select the online pre-registration option.

As the district continues to take the necessary precautions regarding COVID-19, all families are encouraged to complete their child's pre-registration online. Due to Lancaster ISD's COVID-19 protocols, individuals are strongly encouraged to wear a mask/face covering to enter the school and adhere to social distancing guidelines when attending the in-person enrollment event. The district asks that one parent/guardian come in person to complete their child's application in person.

To register a student, the parent/guardian must live in Texas, and the student must be three, four, or five years of age by September 1, 2021. 

In addition to the enrollment event, Lancaster ISD is also hosting a Football Friday Tailgate on Friday, September 10, from 4:00 pm -6: 30 pm at the Lancaster High School parking lot. This fun-filled community event will have food, activities, vendors, and more. There will also be an opportunity for online enrollment assistance for the upcoming school year, school supply giveaways, and a COVID-19 vaccination clinic. All Lancaster ISD families are encouraged to attend this event as the district prepares to ramp up for the new school year. 

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