QUESTIONS?

Dr. Michelle Shinn

847-615-4454
mshinn@lfschools.net

Cherokee Elementary

475 E. Cherokee Road
847-234-3805

Everett Elementary

1111 Everett School Road
847-234-5713

Sheridan Elementary

1360 N. Sheridan Road
847-234-1160

Registration News

Lake Forest residents who turn 5-years old on or before September 1st, 2019, are eligible to register for Kindergarten.  A Parent Information Meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 6, for all incoming Kindergarten Parents. The meeting will be held at your neighborhood school from 6:15-7:15pm.  Parents will learn more about the kindergarten program, meet the teachers, and begin the pre-registration process. For more information, please visit the Kindergarten Registration Page.

Kindergarten Information

Kindergarten Registration - 2019-2020 School Year

Dear Incoming Kindergarten Families,

Welcome to Lake Forest School District 67! This web page is designed to help with kindergarten enrollment. Please refer to the timeline for Incoming Kindergarten Registration below, which explains the process for entering kindergarten at Lake Forest School District 67.

For more information about our program, please read the Full-Day Kindergarten FAQ

For more information about our Mandarin Language Program, please click here

Lake Forest School District 67 recommends that, to enter kindergarten, children should be five years of age on or before September 1 of their kindergarten year.  Parents whose children turn five years of age between September 1 and November 1 of their kindergarten year can request consideration for early entrance if their child’s abilities are accelerated, and skill levels across all major domains are commensurate with what is expected of entering kindergartners.

To view the District's Early Entrance Procedures, including the steps to request consideration for Early Entrance, please visit the Policies and Procedures page of the website.

TIMELINE FOR INCOMING KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

Step 1: Complete Pre-Registration

A Parent Information Meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 6, for all incoming kindergarten parents. The meeting will be held at your neighborhood school from 6:15-7:15pm.  Parents will learn more about the kindergarten program, meet the teachers, and begin the pre-registration process.    

Cherokee School, 475 E. Cherokee Road
Everett School, 1111 Everett School Road
Sheridan School, 1360 N. Sheridan Road

If you are unable to attend the information meeting, a link to begin the Pre-Registration process will be posted on this page in late January. For more information about the registration process for kindergarten, please contact Dr. Shinn, 847-615-4454.

Step 2: Verification of Residency and Enrollment

Friday, March 1, 2019 - The District will email instructions to families who have pre-registered explaining how to schedule Verification of Residency and Enrollment appointments on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - Kindergarten Verification of Residency and Enrollment Day at the District Office, LFHS West Campus, 300 S. Waukegan Rd. from 11:00am - 7:00pm.  Enter under the blue awning and follow the signs to the Seminar Rooms on the 2nd Floor.

To your appointment, please bring the following items:

Questions related to verification of residency and enrollment can be directed to Natalia Martinez at 847-604-7437 or nmartinez@lfschools.net.

Step 3: Complete Online Registration and Pay School Fees

All families who have completed pre-registration, and verification of residency and enrollment will receive a SnapCode email to complete their online registration and pay fees for the school year.