Coronavirus Updates

The School District of Lancaster is committed to providing our families and community with regular and timely updates on COVID-19, or Coronavirus. All district updates are published on a dedicated webpage on this site.

Coronavirus Updates

At Home Learning

The School District of Lancaster has provided educational resources to encourage learning at home while our schools are closed. We encourage families to partner with children to explore these resources as they are able. Some include learning with devices and technology, while others do not, which is similar to the student experience during a typical school day. Check back regularly as resources will continue to be updated!

Featured News

SDoL to distribute one week of school meals Wednesdays only, beginning April 1

The School District of Lancaster is further consolidating its student meal distribution without reducing the number of meals served. Beginning Wednesday, April 1, SDoL families may pick up one week’s worth of breakfasts and lunches from 10 a.m. to noon at any of the five distribution sites in the district: JP McCaskey, Hamilton, Hand, Reynolds […]

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CTE exams canceled for 2019-2020 school year

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced Monday that it is cancelling standardized testing for students in career and technical education (CTE) programs for the 2019-20 school year. These include exams from the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) and National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS).

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Events Notice

All events in the School District of Lancaster are on a two-week hiatus at the order of the governor. At this time, schools are scheduled to reopen on March 30. Activities may resume, depending on the governor’s orders and recommendations from health experts. We are currently working on rescheduling and/or canceling activities scheduled for March 13-30 as well as contingency plans for an extended closure.

The events below and the full calendar reflect the district’s original schedule. When we are confident we can resume activities, we will update the calendar to reflect the revised schedule. Thank you for your understanding.