Registering a New Student
for the 2020-2021 School Year

Dear Parents/Guardians:

Welcome to Palos School District 118! Skyward, the platform we 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
Step 1

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.

Step 2

Complete application

Step 3

2020-2021 Kindergarten parents - Visit your child's school during the week of Feb 3-7 to complete registration, last names A-L please come between 9:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., last names M-Z come between 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.

 

Registration Documents

Medical Documents

Registration Requirements

Download Printable Requirements Form

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:

 

  • Cable Bill
  • Gas Bill
  • Water Bill
  • Electric Bill
  • Cell Phone Bill
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Homeowner/Rental Insurance Policy
  • Automobile Insurance
  • Current Public Aid Card
  • Current Tax Bill with proof of payment

New Residency Suggestions

  • Updated Drivers License or State ID
  • US Mail Change of Address form
  • Cable Service Installation
  • Bank Change of Address Verification
  • Moving Company Receipt
  • Employee Change of Address Verification Letter

 

Other Requirements

  • Student in Good Standing Form from prior school 
  • Current Physical

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

 

Frequently Asked Questions