The School District of Lancaster offers Pre-Kindergarten enrollment to qualifying children who are 4 years old on or before September 1. Admission is determined based on need. Pre-K classrooms are located at nine district schools.
SDoL has 12 elementary schools serving students in grades K-5 and one school serving students K-8. In general, these are neighborhood schools with enrollments around 500 to give students an opportunity to build community and positive culture.
SDoL has four middle schools serving students in grades 6-8 and one school serving students in K-8. The schools' curricula are based on the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme.
The McCaskey High School Campus comprises two buildings, more than 2,700 students and one of the broadest academic programs in the Commonwealth. Offering the world-renowned International Baccalaureate Diploma, award-winning arts programs, extensive career training and more, McCaskey's vision is to set the standard for excellence in urban education.
Welcome McCaskey Class of 2033! All children who will be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2020 and reside in Lancaster City or Lancaster Township are eligible to enroll in kindergarten for the 2020-2021 school year. Make an appointment in our enrollment office!
Pre-kindergarten applications now open! All children who will be 4 years of age on or before September 1, 2020 and reside in Lancaster City or Lancaster Township are eligible to apply for pre-k for the 2020-2021 school year. Spaces are limited and assigned based on need.