New Student Registration - Grades 1st through 8th

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 document from Category A and two documents from Category B. 

Category A - One document
  • Current mortgage statement
  • Recent closing--HUD I Settlement
  • Current real estate tax bill
  • Signed lease with proof of payment
Category B - Two documents
  • 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
Residency Affidavits - Owner/renter of residence and custodial parent/guardian
If 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. 

If you have any questions about residency please call 708-233-5763.