The School District of Lancaster is closed indefinitely at the order of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf. The district is working daily to coordinate provision of services.
We remain in daily contact with the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control and prevention (CDC). We are urging the entire Lancaster community to heed warnings to avoid gatherings of 10 or more people (social distancing) that facilitate the spread of illness.
The School District of Lancaster is committed to providing families and staff with regular updates for the duration of this situation. All email updates are immediately published on a dedicated webpage.
Elementary students to shift to hybrid schedule beginning Oct. 26
Citing a need to offer families an option for in-person instruction, the School District of board of directors committed to proceed with a phased return of elementary students to the classroom over the next two weeks. Students in Pre-K, kindergarten, first and third grades will return the week of Oct. 26. Students in second, fourth […]
School board approved plan to return some students to in-person instruction
Citing an urgent need for students, particularly those with disabilities, to be physically in school, the School District of Lancaster board of directors unanimously approved a plan to begin bringing academically vulnerable students back into the classroom, starting Sept. 21. The priority is to allow students attending self-contained special education classrooms to return first. These […]
Grab-and-go meals are distributed every Tuesday and Thursday from five locations in the School District of Lancaster. You may choose the most convenient location to pick up your meals. Click on the maps below to view pickup locations and traffic patterns.