Registration/Enrollment 2024-25

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    Online Registration for 2024-25 closes July 1, 2024!

    It is very important for ALL families to register for the 2024-25 school year as early as possible. The district uses our enrollment numbers to determine staffing at each of our schools, and assign classes and bus routes for your child.

    Below are the steps to enroll your child in the 2024-25 school year in District 15. Should your student be placed in a program at a school other than your home school, adjustments will be made to your registration accordingly.   

1. Determine Eligibility

  • Do you live in District 15's boundaries?

  • Age - Is your child 5 years or older (on or before September 1)?

2. Complete Online Registration by July 1


3. Provide Required Documentation to the School

  • Birth Certificate or Passport

  • Home Language Survey

  • Proof of Residency (Living Situation)

  • Required Health, Immunization, Dental, and Eye Exams

  • Transfer Form

4. Kindergarten Programs

  • Full-Day Kindergarten Program

  • Half-Day Kindergarten Program

  • Two-Way Spanish Dual Language Program (Immersion Program)

  • One-Way Spanish Dual Language (Program for Spanish Native Speakers)

5. Pay Student Fees

  • Pay Student Fees

6. Set up Accounts/Plans

  • Campus Parent Portal

  • Food Services - Apply for Free and Reduced-Price Meals

  • Food Services - Request Special Meals/Allergy Accommodations

  • Food Services - Set up SchoolCafe Account

  • Health Plan - Individualized Health Care Plans

  • Health Plan - Medication Authorization Forms

  • Transportation - Download the Stopfinder App - Bus Tracking system

  • Transportation - Paid Busing

  • Transportation - Voluntary Opt Out of Bus Service

7. Arrange Before and/or After-School Care Arrangements

  • Park District Programs

  • Private Community Care Providers

8. Prepare for the School Year!

  • Important Dates

  • Attend Meet the Teacher/Walk Your Schedule Before School Starts

  • Bus Stops and Pickup/Drop Off Times

  • Curriculum

  • Emergency School Closings / Inclement Weather Plans

  • Parent/Student Handbook

  • Reporting an Absence/Sick Child

  • School Safety

  • School Start/Dismissal Times

  • School Supplies

9. FAQs

  • How do I register my child for school?

  • What is my "home school"?

  • Which school will my child attend?

  • What if I want to stay at my current school next year?

  • If I move over the summer, where will I go to school next year?

  • My address is not correct in Infinite Campus, can you update our Home School?

  • What if one parent is moving, can the student stay in their current school?

  • How can I enroll if I have a temporary living situation or am homeless?

  • If we switch schools, will my child still receive supports?

  • An email address is needed to complete online registration. How do I get an email address?

  • What will full-day kindergarten look like?

  • Who can I contact for questions about kindergarten?

  • Where will the Academically Talented and Gifted (ATG) program be held in 2024-25?

  • Where can I find more information about the Spanish Dual Language Program?

  • My child currently attends the Dual Language program. Where will my child attend school?

  • My child is currently enrolled in a Spanish bilingual classroom or resource programs. Will that change next year?

  • If I am waiting for our Special Education (SPED) placement for next year, should I wait to register?

  • My child is in special education. Where will my child attend school?

  • When does school start?

  • What are the school day start/end times? Are school times staying the same?

  • What school supplies are needed?

  • How can I stay informed about school/district news?

  • My child attends a local daycare before and/or after school. Is there transportation available to/from a day care?

  • Can I request that my child attend a different school in the district?

  • Where can I get help if we have questions?