Registering a New Student
for the 2019-2020 School Year
Welcome to Palos School District 118! Skyward, the platform we currently use for our Student Information System, is user-friendly and allows us to store and manage student information efficiently and securely.
New to District 118
Request a login account using a valid email address. If you don’t already have an email address, you may obtain a free email account through a service such as Hotmail, Yahoo, or Google. Your login and password will be sent to this email address. Use the link in the email or on the screen to begin the process.
Parents can visit your child's school anytime. Bring the registration documents (see below) at that time.
2020 - 2021 Registration Documents
ALL RESIDENCY DOCUMENTS MUST BE PRESENTED AT THE SAME
TIME IN ORDER FOR REGISTRATION TO BE APPROVED
REGISTRATION IS FASTER AND IS USUALLY COMPLETED IN ONE VISIT IF
PARENTS/GUARDIANS COME PREPARED WITH THE FOLLOWING:
Student Birth Certificate
Your child must be five (5) years old on or before September 1, 2020 in order to register
___ Original/Certified Copy of Birth Certificate for Student
Parent Driver’s License/State ID
Driver’s license or state ID with current address REQUIRED
___ Driver’s License or State ID
Residency Information (Check Appropriate Items)
Category of Residency (Must select one category and provide listed documents)
|_____ Homeowner(s): Must provide current mortgage statement (or signed and dated mortgage papers, and/or closing
documents such as HUD-1 (RESPA) if new ownership or if the property is not mortgaged.)
_____ Renter(s) with lease: Signed and dated Lease and proof of last month’s payment.
_____ Renter(s) without lease: signed and dated letter of residence from landlord in lieu of Lease and proof of last
month’s payment (Palos 118 form 760:E1). The E1 form must be notarized.
_____ Living with a District Resident: Signed and dated by individual responsible for the residence. Proof of occupancy
from owner and Parent/Guardian. (Palos 118 – Form 760:E2). The E2 form must be notarized.
_____ Other: Situations other than above must be reviewed by the building principal.
Proof of Occupancy
Parent/guardian must provide two of the items from the list below which must include the parent/guardian’s name and address of residence:
New Residency Suggestions
Contact the school office if you are unable to register your child at this time or for further information.
Palos West: 12700 South 104th Ave., Palos Park, IL 60464 Phone: 708-448-6888 Fax: 708-923-7064
Palos East: 7700 W. 127th St., Palos Heights, IL 60463 Phone: 708-448-1084 Fax: 708-923-7077
Palos South: 13100 South 82nd Ave., Palos Park, IL 60464 Phone: 708-448-5971 Fax: 708-448-0754
- Q. Can a grandparent or other non-custodial person register a child for school?
- Q: What do I need to prove residency?
- Q: My family is renting our home within the Palos 118 attendance boundaries. What do I bring to show proof of residency?
- Q: My child and I are living with another district resident. What documentation is required to show proof of residency?
- Q: When do I need to have my child’s health information returned to school?