Crystal Lake Elementary District 47

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    2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration 

    To be eligible to attend kindergarten during the 2017-2018 school year, a child must be (5) years old on or before September 1, 2017. State law does not require a child to attend school until he/she is six (6) years of age.


    District 47 kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year will take place on February 22, 2017 and February 23, 2017 at the CORE Center, 300 Commerce Drive in Crystal Lake. Parents are encouraged to attend the registration event according to the schedule below if possible as school representatives will be present on each school's designated day. To register, a parent or guardian must be present and bring in required documents (see below). To expedite the registration process, parents are encouraged to prefill and bring in the registration packet. For links to the New Student Registration Packet, click here.  


    Note: Fees are not due at the time of registration. Early registration helps determine overall enrollment and assists with appropriate staffing and class size. Parents unable to attend registration on these dates should contact Student Information Services at 815.788.5080 to make an appointment.  


    Wednesday, February 22, 2017

    9am-11am; 1pm-3pm; 5pm-7pm

    CORE Center, 300 Commerce Dr., Crystal Lake


    Glacier Ridge



    Woods Creek


    Thursday, February 23, 2017

    9am-11am; 1pm-3pm; 5pm-7pm

    CORE Center, 300 Commerce Dr., Crystal Lake


    Indian Prairie




    Required Documentation:

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    To enroll a child for kindergarten in District 47, parents or guardians must provide the following documentation at the time of registration:


    • Birth Certificate

    An original or certified copy of a birth certificate must be presented per state law. Hospital certificates are not acceptable.


    • Proof of Residency

    Proof of residency is required for all incoming kindergarten students, even if child currently has a sibling in District 47. Choose from one of the following below: 

      • Signed homeowner contract. If you are a homeowner, please bring a signed contract with buyer/seller names and an address or a current tax bill.
      • Signed lease. If you are renting a home or an apartment, please bring a current signed lease that includes: signatures of both the renter and landlord; rental address; and lease start and end dates. Note: A new lease is required upon end date.
      • Affidavit of Residency. If you do not have a signed contract or lease, you may provide an Affidavit of Residency. Affidavits must be completed by the person you are residing with or the landlord of the property. That person must provide the proof of residency in one of the above forms. Note: Affidavits must be notarized.


    NOTE: A child cannot be registered for kindergarten in District 47 without presenting the above documentation. If questions, please contact Student Information Services at 815.788.5080.