Kindergarten Registration Drive

Parents may register their child in person at the District Administrative Center, 20100 South Spruce Drive, Frankfort.


  • Parents will need to present an official birth certificate (with certification seal from the county).
    • Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2017.
      • If applicable, proof of legal custody would include presentation of a court order or decree for legal guardianship, proof of legal custody through public aid documents, or proof of foster care.

        Enrollment options

        • Extended day program: 8:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Registration: $150.
          • Half-day program: 8:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Registration: $125.
            • Yearly milk may be purchased as well.

              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 of students for 2017-18 School Year

              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.

              Registration Information

              • Go to then enter your child's Access ID and Password.
                • During online re-registration, current student information is confirmed and updated.

                  Online Payment

                  • The re-registration fee for 2016-17 is $130 through May 29 for students in grades 1-8.
                    • Beginning May 30, the fee is $150.
                      • Online payment with a credit card is available.
                        • The District will continue to accommodate those who do not wish to pay online. These individuals may go online to complete the re-registration form and then come to the Administrative Center, 20100 South Spruce Drive, in Frankfort, to pay by check or cash
                          • A payment plan is available.

                            Please note that the District will continue to cross check current family addresses with its residency software program. The District plans to complete its parent database cross check prior to the start of the 2017-18 school year. 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.