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Syracuse City School District
Student Registration ::
Computer Access Sites ::
Documents Required for Registration ::
High School Choice Information Booklet ::
High School Choice Options ::
Non-Focus and Non-Priority School Transfer List ::
Pre-K - 8 School Transfer Program ::
Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Registration ::
School Quadrant Information ::
Street Directory ::
Syracuse Latin Admissions Form ::

Student Registration


Director, Akua A. Goodrich

1005 W. Fayette St.
4th Floor
Syracuse, NY 13204
315-435-4545 Phone
315-435-6210 Fax

Hours of Operation:
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM


Registration for the 2015-2016 School Year
We are pleased to welcome you to the Syracuse City School District. If you are new to the City of Syracuse, if you are looking to register your child in the District for the first time, or even if your child is a former student returning to us, you’ve come to the right place! It is our privilege to invite you to to begin your enrollment via our new online process.  Please Note: If you are a Unit 1 member who is interested in registering your child and you reside outside the City of Syracuse, please contact the Student Registration Center and a Registrar will assist you in completing your application.

For information on the documents required for registration, please click the Documents Required for Registration link in the left bar. All documents must be delivered to the Student Registration Center, 1005 W. Fayette Street, 4th Floor, within five business days of submitting an online application. Note: All parents and/or guardians are  required to provide a a valid state or federal photo ID as proof of identification when registering a new or returning student.

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Open Enrollment is OPEN as of: June 15th

Choice and Transfer Notification Timeline

Thank you for your interest in the High School Choice, High School Transfer, and Pre-K – 8 Transfer Programs. Please note that if the number of students accepted into a program or eligible to enroll in a school exceeds the number of seats available, the Syracuse City School District will conduct a computerized lottery. You will be notified in writing of your child’s eligibility to enter the lottery, if applicable. If your child is entered into a lottery, but not selected, they will be placed on a waitlist. The notification timeline is detailed below.
Program *Lottery Notification, if applicable *Final Approval or Denial Notification
Expeditionary Learning Middle School (ELMS)
May 21, 2015
High School Choice
    Henninger Health Careers
    International Baccalaureate Program at Corcoran
    Institute of Technology at Syracuse Central (ITC)
    Nottingham STEM
    Public Service Leadership Academy (PSLA)
    Syracuse P-TECH
June 12, 2015
June 19, 2015
High School Transfers
    Homeschool and Join Sibling Request
    Homeschool Request
    Join Sibling Request
June 12, 2015
June 19, 2015
Pre-K – 8 Transfers
    Homeschool and Join Sibling Request
    Homeschool Request
    Join Sibling Request
    Quadrant Request
June 19, 2015
June 25, 2015
*Notification will be mailed and/or emailed on or before date indicated above.


Pre-K - 8 Transfers


PLEASE NOTE: Submission of a transfer request does not guarantee approval. Approval of a transfer request is not based on the time or date an application is submitted during the transfer period. Transfers are approved based on space availability and student eligibility in meeting the transfer criteria: click here for information. If there are more students eligible for a transfer than there are seats available, the district will conduct a student lottery. Parents/guardians will be notified of their approval status by June 30, 2015.
High School Choice


Expeditionary Learning Middle School (ELMS)


High Schools
Institute of Technology at Central
PSLA @ Fowler

Innovation Zone Schools
Bellevue Elementary School
Danforth Middle School
Frazer K-8 School
Porter Elementary School
Seymour Dual Language Academy
Van Duyn Elementary School
Westside Academy at Blodgett

Middle & K-8 Schools
Clary Middle School
Ed Smith Pre-K-8 School
Expeditionary Learning Middle School
Grant Middle School
Huntington Pre-K-8 School
HW Smith Pre-K-8 School
Lincoln Middle School
Roberts Pre-K-8 School

Alternative Education Programs
Johnson Center/Adult Education
McCarthy @ Beard
MS Program @ Shea

Elementary Schools
Delaware Elementary School
Delaware Primary
Dr. King Elementary School
Dr. Weeks Elementary School
Franklin Elementary School
Hughes Elementary School
LeMoyne Elementary School
McKinley-Brighton Elementary School
Meachem Elementary School
Salem Hyde Elementary School
Syracuse Latin
Webster Elementary School

Syracuse City School District
Sharon Contreras, Ph.D., Superintendent

725 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

Phone: 315.435.4499
The Syracuse City School District hereby advises students, parents, employees and the general public that it is committed to providing equal access to all categories of employment, programs and educational opportunities, including career and technical education opportunities, regardless of actual or perceived race, color, national origin, Native American ancestry/ethnicity, creed or religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or expression, disability or any other legally protected category under federal, state or local law. More info