LCPS NOTIFICATION: DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR A SCHOOL TRANSFER ENDS MONDAY
Last Updated February 26, 2015 10:41 AM MST
Deadline to Apply for a School Transfer Ends Monday
Parents of students in all grade levels have until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 2 to apply for a transfer to a school outside of their home attendance zone. Elementary and middle school requests are submitted at the home school and high school requests must be done through the LCPS Department of Instruction, 505 S. Main. This is the only time that requests for transfers for the 2015/16 school year will be considered for elementary and middle school students. For more information, contact your school.
LCPS Mission: The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provides a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.
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The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provides a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.