2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration
New Baden Elementary
New Baden Elementary kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year will be Thursday, April 27, at 6:00 pm. Trenton Elementary kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year will be Thursday, May 4, at 6:00 pm. The state requires that a child must be five years of age on or before September 1, 2017 to be eligible for kindergarten enrollment.
This event will include a fun introduction to kindergarten, so please bring your child with you. The evening will include meeting the teachers, hearing important information from the principal, school nurse, and secretaries, and completing and filing necessary paperwork. There is no longer be a screening involved in the registration process. Please expect this event to last one hour. The forms to be completed are also online on the district website www.wesclin.org. For your convenience, you may print and complete these forms in advance and bring them with you.
Parents should bring their children’s birth certificates (the one from the county in which the child was born – NOT the hospital certificate) to the school on the evening of registration.
By mandate of the Illinois State Board of Education, the Board of Education of Wesclin CUSD # 3 is required to be able to prove that the students attending its schools are truly a resident of this school district. You will find residency requirements listed below. Please bring ALL documents with you to registration.
Category I (One document required)
Most recent property tax bill and proof of payment, e.g., cancelled check or Form 1098 (homeowners)
Mortgage papers (homeowner)
Signed and dated lease and proof of last month’s payment, e.g., canceled check or receipt (renters)
Letter from manager and proof of last month’s payment, e.g., canceled check or receipt (trailer park residents)
Letter of residence from landlord in lieu of lease.
Letter of residence to be used when the person seeking to enroll a student is living with a District resident.
Category II (Two documents showing proper address are required)
Most recent cable television and/or credit card bill
Current public aid card
Current homeowners/renters insurance policy and premium payment receipt
Most recent gas, electric, and/or water bill
Current library card (if it lists your name and address)
Receipt for moving van rental
Mail received at new residences
Please call New Baden Elementary at 588-3535 or Trenton Elementary 224-9411 with questions.
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FORMS