We look forward to welcoming your family to District 65! Enrollment in kindergarten is an exciting time for both students and their families. Please save the date for our special events to learn more about the District 65 kindergarten experience.
OPEN HOUSE DATES
January 31, 2017 Attendance Area Schools (Click here
to view the District 65 school directory.)
February 1, 2017 Dr. Bessie Rhodes School of Global Studies (3701 Davis Street, Skokie)
February 2, 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Literary & Fine Arts School (2424 Lake Street, Evanston)
All kindergarten open houses will be held at our schools and will begin at 7pm. Please note that District 65 has 10 attendance-area elementary schools (grades K-5) and two magnet schools (grades K-8). Click here to view District 65 attendance maps. Applications for magnet schools and programs are available from January 31, 2017-August 9, 2017 for the 2017-2018 school year. The application process is open only to registered students living within the District 65 attendance boundaries.
Kindergarten Information Nights
February 22, 2017 - Kindergarten Information Night
February 23, 2017 - Kindergarten Information Night
Kindergarten Information Nights will be held at the JEH Education Center from 6-8pm. Both nights will be open to incoming kindergarten families from across the district. With no set agenda or presentation, families may attend at any point throughout the evening to learn more about district programs and services, ask questions, and receive assistance in beginning the registration process.
March 7, 2017 (Incoming Dawes, Oakton, and Walker students.)
March 8, 2017 (Incoming Kingsley, Lincolnwood, Orrington, and Willard students.)
March 9, 2017 (Incoming Dewey, Lincoln, and Washington students.)
March 10, 2017 (Make-up date for all schools.)
Kindergarten registration will be held at the JEH Education Center from 11am-7pm on March 7-9, 2017 and from 7am-11am on March 10, 2017. Families can register on any of the above dates but are encouraged to register on the date specified for their school. Families interested in magnet schools, magnet programs, and permissive transfers must register for their attendance-area school. For more information about these options, please use the links on the left-hand side of this page.
to view more information about the registration process.