Frequently Asked Questions:

If you have a child who will be 5 years old, on or before August 1, please call to have your child registered for kindergarten.

Q:  How do I enroll my child in school?

A:  To enroll your child, it is important to bring his/her birth certificate, immunization records, records from former school districts, and court custody papers  (if applicable) to the Board Office.  See Registration information below.

Q:  How do I know which school my child will attend?

A:  All students will attend school at our K-12 building.  Our schools are organized by grade level.  

     Lakota Elementary:  Preschool thru 4th Grade

     Lakota Middle School:  Grades 5-8

     Lakota High School:  Grades 9-12

Q:  Who should I contact if my child is absent from school?

A:  If your child is absent from school, please contact the office for the level your child attends.  Please send a note to school the next day with the reason for absence, signed and dated by a parent or legal guardian.  The phone numbers can be found at the top of the Lakota Website.


For information about how to enroll for the 2018-2019 school year, please contact the Board Office at 419-986-6650.     

2018-2019 Registration Packet (Please complete for all students attending Lakota for the first time.)

Residency Affidavit


Open Enrollment:

Lakota will once again participate in OPEN ENROLLMENT.  Open Enrollment is tuition free.  Students in any district in the State of Ohio are eligible to apply.   Applications are accepted from April 1st thru April 30th each school year.  Those wishing to participate in this program may pick up an application at the Lakota Local Schools District Office located in Kansas, Ohio or complete the document below.  Applicants must provide proof of residency, such as a utility bill.

2018-2019 Open Enrollment Application  (Please complete if your family lives outside of the district, but would like to attend Lakota Schools.)

For more information on the Open Enrollment process call Kathy Lee at 419-986-6650 Ext 4302.