New Student Registration - Grades 1st through 8th
Due to Governor Pritzker’s school closure mandate, New Student Registration for the 2019-2020 school year has been revised. Call 708-620-4624 for information.
Please continue to check the District 117 website for updates on New Student Registration for the 2020-2021 school year.
All families NEW to District 117 must register students in grades 1st through 8th at the Dr. Ken Geraghty Administration Center and enter door number 2 located at the east side of Sorrick Elementary School, 7825 W. 103rd Street, Palos Hills.
Registration hours are Monday-Thursday from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM by appointment only. Call 708-233-5763 to make an appointment.
Custodial parent/guardian must have the following information at the time of registration:
- Required registration forms
- Current physical including immunizations
- Transfer papers from previous school showing current grades and attendance
- Illinois State Board of Education Student Transfer Form (if transferring from an Illinois school)
- Child's Original Birth Certificate (if foreign born, a passport must also be provided)
You must provide one current document from Category A and two current documents from Category B.Category A - One current document
- Current mortgage statement
- Recent closing--HUD I Settlement
- Current real estate tax bill
- Signed lease with proof of payment
Category B - Two current documents
Residency Affidavits - Owner/renter of residence and custodial parent/guardianIf custodial parent/guardian is NOT the homeowner/renter, notarized affidavits of residency from the resident homeowner/renter and custodial parent/guardian along with supporting documents from both Category A (homeowner/renter) and Category B (custodial parent/guardian) must be provided.
- Gas bill
- Electric bill
- Water/Sewer bill
- Phone bill - home or cell
- Cable bill
- Bank statement
- Car insurance OR vehicle registration
- Homeowner OR renter insurance
- Credit card statement
- Paycheck stub
- Change of address from post office
If you have any questions about residency please call 708-233-5763.