New for the 2020-2021 School Year
All Student Registration Will Be Done Online
Registration August 10th - 14th
Returning students registering after, August 14th will remain on remote learning for the first nine weeks.
Below is infomation on how to register for the 2020-2021 School Year. Please read the descriptions to help choose the correct path to register your student. Forms for applying for Free and Reduced Lunch are at the bottom of the page.
Online Registration: New to District Student/Family
Choose this link if you are COMPLETELY new to the district, which means you do not have a District 86 Skyward Family Access account. For example, a family who just moved here, a family with their first child just coming into the district in Kindergarten or an ECE student who has already been approved for the program. This link will take you through a few steps, create a Skyward Family Access account and allow you to submit a registration application. Once your application has been submitted, it will be reviewed and once approved you will be able to access your Skyward Family Access account and finish the registration process.
Online Registration: Returning Family Registering a New Student
Choose this link if you have had or currently have students in the district and need to register an incoming Kindergartener/ECE student along with your returning students. The link will take you to your Skyward Family Access account. You will register your returning students using the "Online Registration" tab. Step10 will allow you to pay the registration fees. Step 11 will submit the registration to your student's school. (Please make sure you complete Step 11) You will register your new student using the "New Student Online Registration" tab.
Online Registration: Returning Students
Choose this link if you only have returning students to register. This includes a prior ECE student who is now going into Kindergarten. This link will take you to the login screen for your Skyward Family Access. You will register your returning students using the "Online Registration" tab within your Family Access account. Step 10 will allow you to pay the registration fees. Step 11 will submit the registration to your student's school. (Please make sure you complete step 11)
ALL STUDENTS - REQUIREMENT FOR THE 20-21 SCHOOL YEAR
All returning and new students will need to bring proof of residency. Please see the following list:
Must present proof of residency within the District by providing the required number of documents from each of the following categories:
Category I (One document required)
Most recent property tax bill and proof of payment, e.g., canceled check or Form 1098 (homeowners)
Mortgage papers (homeowners)
Signed and dated lease and proof of last month’s payment, e.g., canceled check or receipts
Letter from manager and proof of last month’s payment, e.g., canceled check or receipt (trailer
Letter of residence from landlord in lieu of lease (7:60-AP2, E1)
Letter of residence to be used when the person seeking to enroll a student is living with a
District resident (7:60-AP2, E2)
Category II (Two documents showing proper address are required)
Most recent cable television and/or credit card bill Current public aid card
Current homeowners/renters insurance policy and premium payment receipt
Most recent gas, electric, and/or water bill Current library card
Receipt for moving van rental Mail received at new residences
New to the community and need to register at another date?
To find out what school your child will attend, contact the district office at (309) 427-5100.
Building secretary will be avaliable to help you after 8/5/2020 with registration information. Please contact them for an appointment:
Armstrong, Tammy Davidson (309) 427-5300
Bolin, Katrina Smith (309) 427-5350
CJHS, Ashley Kersting (309) 427-5200
Glendale, Sherry Sarver (309) 427-5400
Lincoln, Kathy Whitman (309) 427-5450
Shute, Kara Tucker (309) 427-5500
Wilson, Renee Sabotta (309) 427-5550