In-District School Transfers
The Lansing School District, located in Lansing, MI is a public school district that is home to 27 schools serving grades Pre K-12.The district offers a variety of outstanding opportunities for all students. Pathway options include new Magnet School offerings in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math), Spanish Immersion/Global Studies, and New Tech High. Specialty offerings include Chinese Immersion/International Baccalaureate, Leadership, Law, and Government, Visual and Performing Arts, and Montessori. Traditional school offerings are also available Pre K-12.
Beginning in the 2017-2018 school year, Lansing Schools have implemented district-wide school of choice so that families may choose the Pathway that best fits their child’s interests without concerns regarding transportation.
July 31, 2017 Window opens for 2017-2018 between school transfer requests
August 29, 2017 Last day to submit transfer requests for first marking period
October 9, 2017 Window opens for second marking period school transfer requests
October 20, 2017 Last day to submit transfer requests for second marking period
December 11, 2017 Window opens for third marking period school transfer requests
December 22, 2017 Last day to submit transfer requests for third marking period
March 5, 2018 Window opens for fourth marking period school transfers requests
March 16, 2018 Last day to submit transfer requests for fourth marking period
Transfer Request Forms may be downloaded and filled out or at your child’s school.
PLEASE NOTE: Transfer processing may take 5 - 10 business days, with an additional two business days to schedule transportation. Students currently receiving support services may require additional time for processing due to the need to arrange appropriate services.
If you are choosing to send your child to a school that does not provide the same level of services he/she is currently receiving or no services at all, parents MUST complete the Refusal of Services paperwork.