Welcome to Syracuse City School District's Online Application System!


Use the Learn More button above for additional information about the Syracuse City School District and the Student Registration process.

Interested in learning more about our schools? Click the Schools button above for more detail.

Ready to enroll? Click on one of the Enrollment Options to the right to begin the Registration/Application Process.

Need Help? Call 435-4545 to schedule an appointment with a Registrar.

Still have questions? Contact us via phone or email!


If you reside outside the City of Syracuse and are: (1) a Syracuse City School District Unit 1 or Unit 2 Employee, (2) Foster Parent of a student who was a previous resident of the City of Syracuse or (3) temporarily residing outside the City of Syracuse, please contact the Student Registration Center at (315) 435-4545 for assistance in completing your application. If you reside within the City of Syracuse, please select the appropriate application button on the right side of this page and follow the instructions.

OF CHILDREN ENTERING Kindergarten in September:

Currently enrolled in Pre-K? If your child is 4 years old, turning 5 by December 1, 2017,  and is currently enrolled in the Syracuse City School District's Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program, you DO NOT have to register them for Kindergarten. You will receive a letter in February confirming their home school assignment for the 2017-2018 school year. 

Transfer Requests and Acceptance Notification:  K-8 Transfer window will open on April 1st.  All students MUST meet the transfer criteria to be considered.  Submission of a transfer request does not guarantee placement.  Placement is based on criteria eligibility and seat availability.You will be notified of your application and/or transfer approval status on or before June 30th.


2017-2018 Enrollment Options (Next Year)
Click Below to Apply!

Please Note: Per Board of Education policy, students who are new to the district or returning are assigned to schools based on the area of residence of their parents or person in parental relation with whom the student primarily resides at the time of enrollment in the District, unless that school does not have sufficient seats or grade level availability to accommodate all entry requests.

Registration for the Remainder of this School Year

If you are interested in enrolling your child in the Syracuse City School District for the remainder of the 2016-2017 school year, click the Pre-K, K or Open Enrollment 1-12 Only button and follow the instructions.

Registration for the 2017-2018 School Year

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-2018 school year will open on February 1, 2017.  Open Enrollment for Grades 1-12 will begin on May 1, 2017.

Montessori at Lemoyne  

The District will be accepting applications for 3 year olds (MUST be 3 by 12/1/17) only: February 1 - February 28. Late applications will not be accepted.  

Syracuse Latin School 

Families with students entering Kindergarten and 3rd grade in September are eligible to apply February 1 - February 28.  Late applications will not be accepted.

Delaware Primary and Seymour Academy Dual Language Programs

Applications available February 1 - February 28.   

Expeditionary Learning Middle School (ELMS)

Online Submission for eligible students is March 1 - March 31.  Late applications will not be accepted.

High School Choice and High School Transfers 

Online Submission for eligible students is March 1 - March 31. Late applications will not be accepted.

K-8 Transfers 

Online submission for students who meet the criteria is April 1 - April 30.   Late applications will not be accepted.

Please visit www.syracusecityschools/com for additional detail.