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District 47 announces kindergarten registration dates

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 10:35 a.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – Kindergarten registration for Crystal Lake School District 47 will take place in the last week of February at the district office on 300 Commerce Dr. in Crystal Lake.

Registration for the nine elementary schools will take place over a four-day period beginning Feb. 24. Canterbury and Coventry will register kindergartners on Feb. 24 while Woods Creek and North registration will follow on Feb. 25.

Glacier Ridge and Indian Prairie will have registration on Feb. 26 and West, South and Husmann will complete the kindergarten registration week on Feb. 27. Three registration times will be available on all days starting from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., continuing from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and ending with a 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. slot.

Parents that miss the registration dates can take advantage of makeup dates on March 3 through March 6 or call 815-459-6070 for an individual appointment.

To enroll in kindergarten at District 47 this year, a student must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2014. Parents are required to bring the original birth certificate of the prospective students and proof of residency. Proof of residency can include a signed contract with the buyer's and seller's names and address or current tax bill for homeowners.

Renters can bring a signed lease that includes name, address and end-of-lease date.

No fees are due at the time of registrations. For more information, call 815-459-6070.

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