New student registration is now open for the 2023-24 school year and we are here to help you with every step of the process. If you are unsure if your property lies within our school district, please check your address using the Cook County GIS website prior to beginning the registration process.
Registration Steps for New Students in Grades K-8
Step 1: Complete New Student Contact Form
Step 2: Review New Student Enrollment Checklist
Step 3: Complete and Submit Registration Forms and Proof of Residency
Once you complete Step 1, you will receive an email from NewStudent2324@sd161.org which will include the forms that you will need to complete as well as directions on how to submit the forms. In addition to the registration forms, you will be required to submit your proof of residency [see below for accepted forms of proof].
Step 4: Submit Registration Forms and Residency Verification Documents
Once you have compiled the documents you need to prove residency and have completed the registration forms, please email all of the documents to: email@example.com. The information will be reviewed and you will receive a response if your registration is complete or if any additional documents are required.
Step 5: Need Assistance?
Please contact the District Office 708-647-7000 if you have any questions or need assistance completing the new student registration process.