Applying for a District Transfer
A district transfer policy permits patrons a choice of selecting an attendance center outside of their designated area, if that attendance center is open to enrollment.
Kindergarten through 8th grade
For elementary and middle school students
Due January 5, 2021
9th through 12th grade
For high school students
Due January 31, 2021
The completed form should be taken to the school of enrollment, sent to Student Services, emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to (402) 436-1686 (Attention: Sue).
Forms mailed to the Student Services department may be sent to:
Student Services, Lincoln Public Schools
P O Box 82889
Lincoln NE 68501
Note: Requests to transfer for the start of the upcoming school year are due in LPS Student Services in January. Permits due January 5, 2021 and Choice forms due January 31, 2021.
Please use the form linked below to explain the reason(s) your student needs to attend the school you have requested. Include and explain any special circumstances or hardship.
Your appeal letter, along with your denied permit request will be forwarded to District Office Administration for review. Once an appeal decision has been made, a notification of the result will be sent by email. A letter will be sent by U.S. mail only if email notification criteria have not been met.