When will new student registration for the 2020-21 school year begin?
Where do I go to register my child for school?
Students in preschool, please see end of page 'Preschool Sign Ups'.
Students in transitional kinder through grade 8 may register at any K-6/8 site or at the LUSD Education Center, 2010 W. Swain Rd., 953-8711. School Site Addresses
Students in grades 9-12 will be registered at Lincoln High School, 6844 Alexandria Place. For questions regarding high school enrollment, contact Registrar Raquel Jose at (209) 953-8915
What procedures must I follow when registering my child?
The following procedures apply for students in transitional kindergarten through eighth grade.
Students registering in grades 9-12 should follow these guidelines: Procedures for Grades 9-12 (below). Students registering for grades 9-12 should also bring their most recent report card and STAR testing scores
What is the Kindergarten Readiness Act?
California's youngest students have been given a better opportunity to be successful beginning on their first day of school. The Kindergarten Readiness Act (Assembly Bill 1381) establishes new age requirements for kindergarten students. This law requires students to be older than in previous years to attend kindergarten, and provides an additional year of kindergarten (called "transitional kindergarten") for some of our youngest students.
For the 2020-21 school year, students must be born on or before September 1, 2015.
At what age can my child attend kindergarten?
Is my child eligible to attend transitional kindergarten?
What health exams will my transitional kindergartner/kindergartner (or first grader enrolling in public school for the first time) need?
State law and Board Policy require that each newly registering transitional kindergarten, kindergarten and first-grade student submit a Physical Examination for School Entry form completed by a physician. This exam should be conducted no earlier than February 6th, 2020. Health Exam (pdf below)
Additionally,State law requires that all transitional kindergarten, kindergarten and first grade students have an Oral Health Assessment completed by a dental health professional. Oral Exam (pdf below)
Do I have to show proof of a Tdap booster before I can enroll my child?
On September 29, 2010, a new state law was passed (AB 354) that changed California immunization requirements for students entering grades 7-12.All students entering grades 7 must have proof of a Tdap booster shot.The law requires that as of July 1, 2011, schools are turn away any student who is not up-to-date. Therefore, the District will require all new middle school students to show proof of this booster when registering for school.
Do I live in Lincoln Unified School District?
Am I guaranteed placement for my child in our neighborhood school, and can I request another school within the District?
The District's goal is to keep families together at the school of their choice whenever possible, and honor the concept of neighborhood schools.However, we cannot guarantee that your child will attend your first choice school.Overcrowding at the neighborhood or choice school may require placement at another Lincoln USD school. The District will provide transportation from the school of residence for students on overflow status. Choices may be limited for placement of students receiving special services based on the location and availability of the classes.