2021-22 Registration Information

RETURNING STUDENT REGISTRATION

My child attended school in District 69 last year. How do I register my student?

Online registration for returning students is now open. In order to complete online registration, you will need an active Parent Portal account through Infinite Campus. You can access the Parent Portal here: https://sis.niles-hs.k12.il.us/campus/portal/niles.jsp

If you do not have an active Parent Portal account, please contact your school office for assistance in setting up a new account.

An Online Registration Guide for Families that includes step-by-step instructions for completing registration is available here. These directions are also available in ArabicSpanish, and Urdu.

Are there any paper forms to complete?

Returning student registration is completed online through the Parent Portal. Most parents will not have any paper forms to complete and turn in to their school’s main office. Parents of incoming Kindergarten, 2nd grade, and 6th grade students will need to complete and turn in the appropriate health packet, found below:

Do I need to prove residency?

All families must prove District residency during student registration. A list of the documents required to prove residency can be found by here. Documents may be uploaded directly to the Online Registration Portal or may be submitted in person at your school’s main office.

Do I need to pay fees when I register my student?

Families do not need to pay school fees at the time of registration. Families may register students earlier and defer fee payment as long as all outstanding fees are either paid or waived by the first day of school.  Any registration that is complete with all fees paid by May 1, 2021 will receive a $25 discount on school fees. A list of school fees for the 2021-22 school year can be found here.

How do I apply for a fee waiver or free/reduced school meals?

If financial assistance is needed, fee waiver and free/reduced meal applications will be available in July. Please indicate your interest in a fee waiver or free/reduced meal application during online registration, and you will be notified when 2021-22 applications are available in the Parent Portal.

Who do I contact for support during registration?

If you have any questions or need assistance with registration, please contact your school’s main office.


KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

How old does my child need to be to attend Kindergarten?

Kindergarten is open to all District 69 students that will be age 5 by September 1, 2021. If your child is not old enough to attend Kindergarten but will be ages 3 or 4 by September 1, 2021, we encourage you to register your child for District 69’s preschool program, detailed below.

 My child did not attend preschool in District 69. How do I register my Kindergarten student?

Please contact the Madison School office at madisoninfo@skokie69.net to verify residency and start the registration process.

My child attended preschool in District 69. How do I register my Kindergarten student?

In order to complete online registration, you will need an active Parent Portal account through Infinite Campus. Online registration for returning students will be available on March 1. You can access the Parent Portal here: https://sis.niles-hs.k12.il.us/campus/portal/niles.jsp

If you do not have an active Parent Portal account, please contact your school office for assistance in setting up a new account.

An Online Registration Guide for Families that includes step-by-step instructions for completing registration is available here. These directions are also available in ArabicSpanish and Urdu.

What registration documents do I need to complete to register my Kindergarten student?

To register your Kindergarten student, you will need:

          1. An original birth certificate
          2. Kindergarten Enrollment Form
          3. Proof of Residency Requirements
          4. Home Language Survey – English • Spanish • Arabic • Urdu
          5. Kindergarten Health Forms
          6. Data Collection Form

PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION

District 69 Pre-K provides a developmentally appropriate play-based curriculum with an emphasis on literacy. Families may have the option of morning or afternoon classes.

How old does my child need to be to register for preschool?

Children that will be ages 3 or 4 by September 1, 2021, may register for preschool at District 69.

How do I register my child for District 69 preschool?

Please email the following information to preschoolinfo@skokie69.net:

  • Caregiver Name
  • Caregiver Address
  • Phone Number
  • Child’s Name
  • Child’s Date of Birth

Preschool staff will respond to your email regarding next steps, including scheduling an appointment to complete registration. All necessary registration documents (listed below) and proofs of residency must be submitted at the time of your appointment.

Please note: District 69 Preschool is a needs-based program, and completing registration does not guarantee enrollment into the program. Tuition-based spots may also be available for families on the wait-list or families that do not live within District 69 boundaries.

If you have any questions about our preschool program or the registration process, please contact preschoolinfo@skokie69.net.

 My child attended preschool in District 69 last year, and I would like to register them for a second year of preschool. How do I register my preschool student?

If your child attended preschool in District 69 last year, you DO NOT need to make a registration appointment. Online registration for returning preschool families will be available on March 1. In order to complete online registration, you will need an active Parent Portal account through Infinite Campus. You can access the Parent Portal here: https://sis.niles-hs.k12.il.us/campus/portal/niles.jsp

If you do not have an active Parent Portal account, please contact your school office for assistance in setting up a new account.

An Online Registration Guide for Families that includes step-by-step instructions for completing registration is available here. These directions are also available in ArabicSpanish and Urdu.

What registration documents do I need to complete?

To register your child for preschool, you will need:

          1. An original birth certificate or passport/I-94/Green Card or Visa
          2. Preschool Enrollment Form
          3. Preschool Screening Consent Form
          4. Proof of Income Form
          5. Family History & Student Information
          6. Tell Us About Your Child Form
          7. Certification of Child Health Examination Form
          8. Data Collection Form
          9. District Technology Agreement
          10. Use of Student Photo, Video, and Information Authorization
          11. Preschool Immunization Requirements
          12. Proof of Residency Requirements
          13. Preschool Tuition Fees
          14. Home Language Survey – English • Spanish • Arabic • Urdu

If you need assistance filling out the forms, our Family Liaisons are available to help! Please Click Here for information about contacting our Family Liaisons.


PORTAL FOR FEES, GRADES, AND ATTENDANCE

District 69 uses Infinite Campus for the student information system. Parents can access Infinite Campus here: https://sis.niles-hs.k12.il.us/campus/portal/niles.jsp. You will need the code that was given to you when you completed registration. Students are able to use their network usernames and passwords to access the system. If you need assistance, please send an email to help@skokie69.net.