All students must prove residency during the registration process. If you have an older child in the district, residency has already been established and no additional documents are required. In order to prove residency parents must provide:
Category A (one document required)
Most recent property tax bill (homeowners)
Mortgage papers (homeowners)
Signed and dated lease (renters)
Letters of residence from landlord in lieu of lease (7.60-AP2,E1)
Letters of residence to be used when the person seeking to enroll a student is living with a District resident (7.60-AP2,E2)
Category B (two documents required)
Drivers' license Vehicle registration
Most recent utility bill
Current public aid card
Current homeowners/renters insurance policy
Receipt for moving van/truck rental
Mail received at new residences
Please call Ashley McNurlan at 815-498-2314 ext 1224 with any questions.
Additional Registration Requirements
All incoming Kindergarten students must also have a certified birth certificate, health history, and immunization records on file, along with a completed physical prior to the first day of school. Any of these documents can be dropped off at JRW during office hours:
Monday - Thursday from 9 am - 3 pm thru June 18th.
(*Please note that we are under construction and office hours are subject to change. Any adjustments to office hours will be communicated via email.*)
All students entering Kindergarten are encouraged to pickup a Readiness Kit at JRW, courtesy of the Dekalb County Community Foundation.