• Procedures for Students Needing to Complete Observation Hours

    North Palos District 117 requires a minimum of three weeks notice to make the necessary arrangements for students to complete observation hours.


    • All requests are made by email only to the Secretary to the Curriculum Director, Kate Dixon, at [email protected]

    • Include an official letter from the high school, college, or university with the exact number of hours and grade level or subject area.

    • Submit transcripts reflecting a cumulative 3.5 GPA.

    • Submit proof of a background check.

    • Include preferred observation dates.

    • Once all required paperwork is received and reviewed, appointments will be scheduled within 7-10 business days by email only.