Registration Process for Non-Partner School Eighth Grader
If your child is currently in 8th grade and is enrolled in a school that is not a partner school of District 212, including private or parochial, follow these steps:
Verify Student Lives in District Boundaries
In order to register to attend Leyden High School District 212, students must live within district boundaries on a full-time permanent basis (seven days and seven nights). The District 212 attendance area includes the City of Schiller Park, River Grove, Franklin Park, Rosemont and portions of Northlake and Melrose Park. Please verify that your child lives within our District's attendance area before proceeding to Step 2.
STEP 1 - Complete Online Pre-Enrollment
Go to the Online Registration Page, which will be made available at the end of April 2019, to register a new student and create an account to begin the pre-enrollment process. Once you complete the online form, you must click "Submit" at the bottom of the page in order for the pre-enrollment to be processed for the 2019-2020 school year.
If you have questions at this step, contact the East Assistant Principal's Office at (847) 451-3025 or the West Assistant Principal's Office at (847) 451-3121.
You will receive notification from the Assistant Principal's office once you have completed the pre-enrollment.
STEP 2 - Complete Residency
You must complete Step 1 before submitting required documents. Online pre-enrollment submissions that are more than 1 month old without submitted required documents will be denied. In order to complete the registration process, the registering parent/guardian must bring the following documents to LHS in person:
- Student's original birth certificate (translated into English, if necessary) to Assistant Principal's Office (East Room 103 or West Main Office)
- Current Illinois school physical and immunization records to Health Services located in the Nurse's Office (East Room 110 or West Room 168) - physicals must be dated no earlier than one year prior to a student entering grade 9
- Proof of residency documentation from Category A and Category B (see chart below) to the Assistant Principal's Office (East Room 103 or West Main Office)
RESIDENCY DAYS FOR THE CLASS OF 2023 WILL BE FEBRUARY 23 & 26, 2019. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WILL BE MAILED JANUARY 2019.
If you have questions at this step, contact the East Assistant Principal’s Office (847) 451-3025 or West Assistant Principal's Office (847) 451-3121.
Required Proof of Residency Documents
You must provide documents from BOTH Category A and Category B.
Category A – One (1) of the following documents:
Category B – Two (2) of the following documents
- Current Signed lease/Updated lease (Must be current prior to August 15, 2019)
- Most recent real estate tax bill (2018)
- Current mortgage/title/deed document or payment
- Affidavit Residency Form for Property Owner/Renter (Notarized)
- Landlord Verification Form (Notarized)
- Gas Bill
- Electric Bill
- Water Bill/Sewer Bill
- Phone Bill
- Cable Bill
- Vehicle registration
- Bank statement
- Public aid card
- Medicaid card
- Food stamp card
- Pay check stub
- City sticker receipt
- Other: _______________________________
STEP 3 - Take Required Testing
A MAP placement test is required prior to course selection. Once you have completed the pre-enrollment, please contact the Assistant Principal's office to register for the placement test. If your child has taken the MAP test during 8th grade, please bring their Fall score to the Assistant Principal's office, and additional testing will not be required. The MAP test is scheduled for December 5, 2018.
STEP 4 - Course Selection
Preview the online Course Selection Guide. Counselors will reach out to you individually to set up an appointment for course selection.
STEP 5 - Submit Health Documents
Submit student’s IL Certificate of Child Health Examination form with complete immunization record to the Nurse's Office (East Room 110 or West Room 168). A physical examination dated within one year of start date is required to begin high school. If the exam was done outside the State of Illinois, you must obtain a current physical in the State of Illinois.
Contact the Nurse's Office for assistance with health documentation East (847)-451-3084 or West (847) 451-3130.
Physicals that are submitted after June 3, 2019 will accrue a late medical fee.
STEP 6 - Complete Online Registration April 2019
If residency has been completed, go to the Online Registration page, which will become available at the end of April 2019, to complete the registration process using the snapcode mailed to you. Once you complete the online form, you must make payment and click "Submit" at the bottom of the page in order for your student to be officially registered for the 2019-2020 school year.
If you have questions at this step, contact the East Assistant Principal's Office at (847) 451-3025 or West Assistant Principal's Office at (847) 451-3121.
STEP 7 - Pay Student Fees
If you did not pay during the online registration, you may pay at the Cashier's Office (East Room 19 or West Main Office). Free/Reduced Meal Applications will be available online July 2019.
STEP 8 - Attend Freshman/Parent Night on August 7, 2019
Registered students and their families may attend Freshman/Parent Night.
STEP 9 - Attend Freshman Orientation on August 8, 2019
Registered students attend Freshman Orientation to receive books and Chromebooks. This event is for students only.
If you need help in Spanish, please contact the East Assistant Principal's Office at (847) 451-2067 or West Assistant Principal's Office at (847) 451-3148.
Si necesitan ayuda en español por favor llamen a la Oficina del subdirector de East al (847) 451-2067 o al Oficina del subdirector de West al (847) 451-3148