• Frequently Asked Questions

    How do I register my child for the Little Rock School District using the new Gateway online portal?

    You may register on line at cas.lrsd.org

    How do I send documents to Student Registration

    You can take pictures of your documents on your phone and send them to Student Registration using the Comment and Document Submission Form

    How do I register a Foreign Exchange Student (AFS)?

    You may register on line at cas.lrsd.org

    The following items must be submitted along with your registration:

    • Acceptance Letter
    • Student Profile

    Who can register for the Little Rock School District?

    1. Parents may register students from P3-12th grade.

    What is the age requirement to register students in the Little Rock School District?

    1. P3- students must be three years of age on or before August 1st of the current enrollment year.
    2. P4-students must be four years of age on or before August 1st of the current enrollment year.
    3. Kindergarten students must be five years of age on or before August 1st of the current enrollment year.

    Eligibility requirements to apply for the Early Childhood Program are located at www.lrsd.org.

    You may register for one of our Pre-K programs at http://www.lrsd.org/prekregistration. If you have any questions, please contact 447-7360. If further assistance is required, Monday- Friday, 8:30 a.m. 4:00 p.m.  The Early Childhood Center is located at 5240 Mabelvale Pike, Little Rock.

    Where is my attendance zone school? (Click this link for the School Locator page)

    Go to www.lrsd.org, click on the PARENTS tab, then select the Address-Street Locator to identify the attendance zone school (elementary, middle or high school). The student’s attendance zone school is determined by the primary residence of the custodial parent/legal guardian based on proof of residence verification.


    The Student Registration Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  The staff is available to assist you with registration, school information and assignments. The Student Registration Office is located at 501 Sherman Street in downtown Little Rock.

    Registration for the current school year and upcoming year will continue at the Student Registration Office. All new and returning students to the district, (including K-12th graders) will be able to complete registration at the Student Registration Office, at the attendance zone school.  Early childhood students, (three and four year olds) must apply at the Geyer Springs Early Childhood Center, located at 5240 Mabelvale Pike, LR.  The contact phone number is 501-447-7360. 

    If you have questions about student registration, transfers, school assignments and options, there are a number of ways to contact us - at our offices, by telephone and online by emailing sro@lrsd.org or use our Comment and Question Submission Form for those who cannot email.

    Little Rock School District
    Student Registration Office
    501 Sherman Street
    Little Rock, AR 72202

    For Early Childhood P3/P4 information, click here Early Childhood Registration (P3/P4)

    If you move in the middle of the school year, students may remain at their assigned school for the remainder of the current school year with NO TRANSPORTATION PROVIDED BY THE DISTRICT. Students will be assigned to the neighborhood (attendance zone) school for the upcoming school year.  If a student was alternately assigned, they will be AUTOMATICALLY ASSIGNED to the neighborhood (attendance zone) school for the upcoming school year.

    NEW! Transportation Information-LRSD provides transportation for secondary students who live more than two miles from their assigned school and elementary students who live more than one mile from their assigned schools. Click here to download more information. 


    Please note: Sibling preference* will only be granted to students who are currently attending the school of interest and the student (sibling) has maintained enrollment.

    *Sibling preference will not be granted during Open Enrollment periods for students who are terminating an organizational level, i.e., siblings who are at the 5th, 8th and 12th grade levels, with the exception of 5th grade students at Forest Heights STEM Academy.