Kindergarten Registration

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    Kindergarten Pre-Registration 2018-2019

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    General Kindergarten Information:

    Kindergartners starting in 2018-2019 must be 5 years old by September 1st, 2018 to attend Kindergarten in the 2018-19 school year.

    *  The Kindergarten program in Arlington Heights School District 25 is a half-day program (AM & PM half-day sessions) held five days a week at all elementary schools.

    *  All students attending a District 25 school must live within the AHSD 25 boundaries.  All families will be required to provide documentation EVERY YEAR showing that they live at the address provided on registration materials.  Students will not be considered enrolled until residency documentation is verified and all forms are submitted.  If you need to verify that you live within AHSD 25 boundaries, please consult the Cook County Map Website and enter your address, click directly on the property, and click on the "view district details".

    *  If you have verified that you live within the District 25 boundaries, but you are unsure which school you will attend, please contact the District 25 Administration Office at 847-759-4900.

    *  To view the AHSD 25 policy on Early Entrance Requests, please click here.

    For information on Early Childhood (3 & 4 year olds), please contact Karen Pilli at Greenbrier School - (847) 398-4211

    How Do I Register my Kindergartner for the 2018-19 School Year?

    Kindergarten Registration is a five-step process. Please know that ALL FIVE STEPS are required before your child is fully registered with Arlington Heights School District 25.

    Step 1 (Pre-Registration): Click the following link to complete and submit the online form to request a Kindergarten Registration packet:  Pre-Registration Form

    Step 2:
      Beginning the week of January 8th, 2018, a packet of registration forms will be mailed to your home address provided during Step 1.  Please complete all required forms and collect all requested supporting documentation.  Please note that you will need to provide an original official birth certificate to your school (photocopies are not acceptable).  A copy of the birth certificate will be taken and the original will be returned to you.  An official original copy of the birth certificate may be obtained from the county seat of the area in which the child was born. 
    Click here for information from the Cook County Clerk's office for requesting a birth certificate for children born in Chicago and suburban Cook County. 

    Step 3:  Attend your school's Kindergarten Packet Dropoff event on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. All seven D25 elementary schools will be holding this event on that day during the hours of 9:30 - 11:30 am and 4:00 - 6:45 pm.  You are welcome to drop off your registration forms at the elementary school where your child will attend Kindergarten during these hours.  For additional questions regarding your school's Kindergarten Packet Dropoff, please contact the school's main officeIf you are registering after January 23rd, please just return your completed forms to your school's main office as soon as possible.

    Step 4 (Registration):
      On May 1st, 2018, the annual district-wide online registration will go live for all new and returning AHSD 25 families who are registering students for the 2018-2019 school year. That morning you will receive information, via the email address you provided in Step 1, detailing how to complete the online registration process.  Please note, this is an additional online registration process to what was completed in Step 1 -- ALL STUDENTS must complete this online registration in order to be enrolled.

    Step 5 (Proof of Residency):  All families will complete an Annual Verification of Residency Form and provide three (3) acceptable documents to verify that they live within the district boundaries, at the address provided during registration.  Families will be notified of the process and timeline for submitting proof of residency later this spring.

    To Register a NEW Student (Grades 1 through 5) for the 2018-2019 school year, please click here

    To Register a NEW Student (Grades 6 through 8) for the 2018-2019 school year, please contact your middle school's main office.



    If you have any questions, please contact or visit your school's main office.