Joliet Public Schools | District 86


District 86 Student Registration

2016-2017 Registration Information



Below is information regarding District 86 student registration for the 2016-2017 school year. All students must register each year whether or not the student is a current student in a District 86 school or a child who is new to District 86. 

ALL STUDENTS must register for school each year.  Please read "Registration Requirements" posted on the left hand side of this page. This document contains requirements printed in both English and Spanish.

NOTE- Depending on your computer and the internet browser you choose to use, you may need to select the "View All Documents" link on the left in order to see all of the registration documents posted here.  You may also need to download and install a PDF viewer, such as Adobe Reader, in order to open these PDF document files.

Online student pre-registration is available for parents via the Parent Portal as of Tuesday, April 5, 2016. Parents may complete and submit registration forms online.  Parents will still need to bring in the required proofs of residency.  Please read the Online Pre-Registration Instructions posted in the documents section on the left hand side of this page.



WARNING:  If a student is determined to be a nonresident of the District for whom tuition must be charged, the persons enrolling the student are liable for non-resident tuition from the date the student began attending a District school as a non-resident.

A person who knowingly enrolls or attempts to enroll in this School District on a tuition-free basis a student known by that person to be a nonresident of the district is guilty of a Class C misdemeanor, except in very limited situations as defined in State law (105 ILCS 5/10-20.12b(e).

A person who knowingly or willfully presents to the School District any false information regarding the residency of a student for the purpose of enabling that student to attend any school in that district without the payment of a nonresident tuition charge is guilty of a Class C misdemeanor (105 ILCS 5/10-20.12b(f).

Welcome to Joliet Public Schools District 86

Our schools, as partners with our children's parents and with the community, will create a safe and positive environment in which all students will learn and develop to their greatest potential. All students will be empowered to become lifelong learners, responsible citizens and caring members of their communities.

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