Intra-District Transfer

  • Intra District Transfer

    Intra District Transfer is an option for students who live in the Lakeville Area Schools boundary area, but wish to attend a different school in the district other than the one assigned to their residence.

    Please note, the Intra-District transfer process applies only to families who currently live within the boundaries of Lakeville Area Schools and are applying to attend a school other than their attendance area school. If you do not currently live within the boundaries of Lakeville Area Schools, please follow the procedures for open-enrollment.

Application Process

Information Sessions

  • While waiting for a decision regarding your Intra District Enrollment application, you are welcome to attend Information Sessions scheduled at your residence assigned school, with the understanding that your student may or may not be approved for that school. If you submit paperwork at a school other than where your student might end up being placed, the paperwork can be easily transferred to the school building of placement.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Am I Required to Apply Every Year?

  • Which middle or high school will my child attend when they transition?


  • Now Taking Intra-District Transfer Applications

    The district is now accepting Intra District Transfer applications for the 2021-22 school year.

    Placement in Lakeville Area Schools is not first come first served, is not guaranteed, and building placement takes months to determine (if you have not received placement assignment within three weeks of submitting your application, you may contact

    We will communicate as soon as we are able should there be schools and grade levels that will not be options due to exceedingly high enrollment numbers, as we have experienced in the past several years. It is recommended that you indicate more than one school choice on your application.

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  • As of April 2021, Intra District Transfer requests within Lakeville Area Schools are closed to any additional requests for several Elementary Schools and grade levels (grades K–5) and all three Middle School (grades 6-8) placements for the 2021-22 school year. There are limited High School (grades 9-12) spots available, and school building preference is not guaranteed.

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