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Welcome to LPSS

We welcome you and your child to the Lafayette Parish School System (LPSS). If you have any questions about enrolling,call the Child Welfare and Attendance office of LPSS at 337-521-7090.

Student Attendance Zone

Early Childhood Pre-K Online Enrollment

Kindergarten Registration

New Student Registration Grades 1-12

New Student (Printed) Registration Packet English  |  Arabic  | Chinese | Spanish

In-Parish Transfer Student Registration Packet Grades 1-12

Documents to Bring to Registration

Release of Information  


Student Attendance Zone

What Zone do you live in?
To see what school your child is zoned for, click on the “Finds Schools” link below and enter you full address.

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Click here to Start your MySchoolApps online application for school meal benefits.

Meal Benefit application forms can also be picked up at any school.



Early Childhood Pre-K Online Enrollment

Early Childhood has a Pre-K enrollment process: First, apply on line for Pre-K by using the following website:  Once Early Childhood has received your online application, you will be NOTIFIED BY EMAIL when and where to register your child for Pre-K.

REQUIREMENTS: 4 years old on or before September 30th of the registering school year and reside in Lafayette Parish.

MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS FOR REGISTRATION: 1 Child’s original birth certificate, 2 up-to-date State of Louisiana Universal Certificate of Immunization records, 3 social security card, 4 parents’ proof of income (2 consecutive pay stubs, SSI/Disability, Café SNAP benefits, Court-Ordered child support, Letter from Employer when receiving cash payments, etc.), AND 5 proof of residence (electric, water or gas bill in parent’s name).  If a family is residing in someone else’s residence, they will need the following information:  a utility bill of the owner of the domicile (home), a notarized statement stating the family lives with them signed by the person whose name is on the utility receipt (Verification of Residence Form), and disconnect receipt from previous address or a State or Federal government document that validates the extended address.

CONTACT: 337-521-7162 or 337-521-7134       Click Here For Early Childhood




Kindergarten Registration
Kindergarten registration for the Lafayette Parish School System is now open and will continue throughout the summer. Children who are 5 years old on or before September 30, 2021 and reside in Lafayette parish are eligible to register for the 2021-2022 school year. Due to visitor restrictions on campuses, registration will occur online by visiting Users will be prompted to create an account in order to complete the registration process and will need the following documentation:fore September 30, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year.  Reside in neighborhood zone.

● Verification of Address (Must be a current gas, electric, or water bill with the name and address printed on the bill or a Verification of Service from the utility company)
● Immunization Records
● Social Security Card
● Birth Certificate
● Legal Custody Papers

For families who may have difficulty uploading documentation online, paper registration packets will be available for pick up outside of each elementary school’s front entrance when the application window opens.

Please note that all students - including kindergartners - will be attending school on Friday, March 5, 2021 due to registration occurring in an online format.

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New Student Registration Grades 1-12

LPSS wants to welcome K-12 students, new to the Lafayette Parish School System, and assist them with the registration process. Beginning tomorrow on the first day of school, registration for new students who have completed registration paperwork should now visit the student’s base school from the hours of 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Monday - Friday (excluding district holidays) to complete the registration process. Registration will not occur outside of these daily designated hours.

A new student is defined as a student who was not enrolled in LPSS during the 2020-2021 school year. A list of documents needed for registration is located on the LPSS registration page of the website: To find a student’s base school, visit Simply enter a student’s home address on this site and the name and address of the base school will appear.
For families new to the district interested in attending Lafayette Online Academy , please note that students will need to provide their own device and internet services. An online application must be completed by 4:30pm April 6, 2021 through the LPSS Magnet Academies,

LPSS wants to welcome all new students to the district, and we want to thank you for your cooperation and patience with our new procedures.

As a reminder, masks are required for entry into all LPSS facilities. In addition, temperatures will be checked, as LPSS follows all guidelines set forth by state health and education officials.

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In-Parish Transfer Student Registration Packet Grades 1-12

Enrollment Process:

Complete form titled “Student Transferring within District Registration Packet” here which contains the list of required documents such as current proof of address.

*Note: Students automatically roll over from grade level to grade level and from elementary school to middle school and from middle school to high school (aside from DTSMA middle to high school). There is no need to complete registration paperwork.