2024-2025 Registration

Dear District 187 Parent/Guardian:

We are pleased to announce registration for the 2024-2025 school year. All students must be officially registered by a parent or legal guardian.

New Students Click Here

Returning Student Click Here

Children who did not attend District 187 the previous year are considered "new" and must provide proof of residency.

Proof of Residency

Proof of residency is required for all new students and those entering:

  • Early Childhood (both years)

  • Kindergarten

  • Grades 4, 6, and 9

Three current proofs of residency are required:

  • Real estate tax bill

  • Lease or mortgage statement

  • Two utility bills (cell phone bills not accepted)

An All Kids or voter registration card may be presented in place of a utility bill.

Parents/guardians must also show a driver's license or state ID.

How to Register

  • Online: Visit go.d187.org/RegisterNow to access the online registration portal.

  • In person: By appointment or during open registration events.

Registration Support

  • Parents of returning students can contact their student's school by phone to complete and receive guided assistance with the registration process.

  • The SchoolMint customer service line is available at 855-957-3535.

General Registration Information

  • We encourage you to register your child(ren) as soon as possible to help ensure that schools and students are well prepared for the first day of school.

  • All students must be up-to-date with physical examination and immunization requirements, or they will not be allowed to attend school on the first day. For more information, visit d187.org/page/health-requirements.

  • The Lake County Health Department offers vaccinations for adults, infants, and children at its community health centers. Call (847) 377-8800 to schedule an appointment.

  • Children must be three years old by September 1st to enter preschool.

  • Children must be five years old by September 1st to enter kindergarten. A child who will be six years old on or before September 1st must attend school.

Thank you for the opportunity to serve your family. Please feel free to contact your student's school or call 847-689-8150.