Kindergarten registration for Will County School District #92 (Walsh, Reed, Ludwig and Oak Prairie) will be held at Walsh School, 514 N. MacGregor Road, Lockport, on Monday, March 14th and Tuesday, March 15th. Parents with children who will be five years old on or before September 1, 2016, should register according to the following schedule:
March 14 – 4:30-7:00 p.m. Evening Hours (if possible, please bring student with you)
March 15 – 9:30-11:00 a.m. Morning Hours (if possible, please bring student with you)
March 15 – 1:00-2:30 p.m. Afternoon Hours (if possible, please bring student with you)
The items you must furnish at the time of registration are your child’s government issued birth certificate (no other birth certificate will be accepted) and three (3) proofs of residency. The following will be accepted as proof: One from this category: The most current real estate tax bill, signed lease, closing statement for the purchase of a home, or an affidavit (provided by the District) indicating shared housing and that the child lives in the home. Two from this category: Driver’s license, gas or electric bill, public aid card, voter registration card, home/apartment insurance certification, bank/credit card statement, or automobile registration. Registration packets may be picked up the week prior to registration to save some time, but please call the office first to check on availability.
You will be asked to complete registration forms, and pay a registration fee of $120.00 (or make payment arrangements.) A $10.00 deduction will be given to those families who pay at registration or before May 20th. Your child will visit with a kindergarten teacher for one or two minutes during the registration process for a readiness screening.
In order for your child to be admitted to kindergarten, a dental, eye, and physical examination with current immunization information is also required. Forms will be distributed at registration or you may pick one up in the office prior to the registration dates. You must turn in all medical forms by the first day of school, or contact the nurse with an explanation.
No student will be officially registered unless all necessary information is complete. Walsh School hosts a full day kindergarten program which runs from 8:50a.m.-3:30p.m. Please contact Walsh School or the District office should you have any questions regarding registration.