Parents may register their child in person at the District Administrative Center, 20100 South Spruce Drive, Frankfort.
Upon completion of residency verification, parents will be given a username and password to access the online registration form. Parents can pay the registration fee online via credit/debit card. Payment plans are included in the registration form. For additional information, please call 815-469-9103. Bus transportation assignments will be available through PowerSchool in mid-August.
Re-registration is available online for students in grades 1-8. Registration may also be completed in person at the District Administrative Center, 20100 South Spruce Drive, Frankfort.
Please note that the District will implement a mandatory residency validation check with its residency software program. By doing so, a family who may not be residents would be required to enroll in their resident school district rather than starting the year in District 161.
Original Birth Certificate Illinois Student Transfer form from previous district Residency of Person With Whom Student Lives: As initial proof of residency, the person with whom the student lives within the district and who claims custody of the student must provide at least ONE document from Category 1 AND at least TWO documents from Category 2, all of which must be acceptable to the District. Category 1 (Check and provide at least ONE of the following documents)