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To enroll students or to register a change of address, visit the Board of Education office Monday, - Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Registration for fall enrollment begins in January each year. Contact 313-278-0906 with questions.

Ready for Kindergarten?

Recent legislation has changed the kindergarten entry age. The entry age has gradually changed to require children to be 5 years old by September 1st.  

  • A child who resides in a public school district or public school academy providing kindergarten may enroll if the child is at least 5 years of age on September 1st. 
  • Senate Bill 315 (S-2): Revised School Code. Waiver may be available for students turning 5 between September 1 – December 1.

Items needed for enrollment:

 

Parents and/or guardians whose last name is not the same as that of their child(ren) must also provide proof of their relationship to the child(ren), i.e. marriage license, birth certificate, Probate Court Guardianship Papers, etc., in addition to proof of residency.

 

Student(s) Live With One/Both Parents or Legal Guardian Who Own/Rent in District: Standard Proof of Residency

ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE WITH RAISED SEAL & STAMP. You may also need probate guardianship papers, foster care paperwork, divorce decree, custodial orders, marriage license, name change, adoption papers, any/all legal documentation proving custodial as well as parentage of student.

Standard Proof of Residency

You must bring in an ORIGINAL of ONE of the following:
(Showing parent/guardian name and address
within district)

  • Driver's License**
  • State ID

-AND-
ONE ORIGINAL
of the following:  (Copy to be retained by CSD)

  • Closing Statement/Certificate of Occupancy
  • Current Signed Lease All Occupants (Apartment) 
  • PDF DocumentLandlord Affidavit (Form F) Home/Condo
  • Current Property Tax Bill
  • Mortgage Payment Book
  • Deed/Title

-AND-

  • Probate Court Guardianship Paper (If applicable)
-AND-
You must bring in an ORIGINAL of THREE of the following: 
(Showing parent/guardian name and
address within district)

                        Current*

  • Gas and/or Electric Bill
  • Current Bank Statement
  • Cable and/or Satellite TV Bill
  • Telephone Bill Landline/Cellular Plan
  • Auto Insurance Policy or Bill
  • Home Insurance Policy or Bill
  • Payroll or Social Services Check
  • Current Major Credit Card Statement

* A current bill covers a service period ending within 30 days of the date of registration

NOTE - Lease must contain all landlord information, have all occupants of household listed and contain lease beginning/ending dates. If dwelling is a private home, a lease must be notarized with raised seal and stamp.

**If you are unable to provide a Driver's License, State Identification or an alternative Govermment issued identification, we will consider alternative options. Please contact the Board of Education Office. 

Student(s) and Parents(s) Live With Someone else in the District:

ONE of the following (showing parent's name and address within district)

  • Drivers License**
  • State ID

-AND-

TWO current monthly recurring bills or statements such as: credit card, bank, auto insurance, payroll/social services.

 * A current bill covers an active service period within 30 days of the date of registration.

ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE WITH RAISED SEAL & STAMP. You may also need probate guardianship papers, foster care paperwork, divorce decree, custodial orders, marriage license, name change, adoption papers, any/all legal documentation proving custodial as well as parentage of student

Standard Proof of Residency for "Host" Family

You must bring in an ORIGINAL of ONE of the following:
(Showing resident's name and address within district)

  • Driver's License
  • State ID

-AND-
ONE ORIGINAL
of the following:  (Copy to be retained by CSD)

-AND-
You must bring in an ORIGINAL of THREE of the following:
(Showing resident's name and address within district)

                        Current*

  • Gas and/or Electric Bill
  • Current Bank Statement
  • Cable and/or Satellite TV Bill
  • Telephone Bill Landline/Cellular Plan
  • Auto Insurance Policy or Bill
  • Home Insurance Policy or Bill
  • Payroll or Social Services Check
  • Current Major Credit Card Statement

* A current bill covers a service period ending within 30 days of the date of registration.

 

NOTE - Lease must contain all landlord information, have all occupants of household listed and contain lease beginning/ending dates. If dwelling is a private home, a lease must be notarized with raised seal and stamp.

**If you are unable to provide a Driver's License, State Identification or an alternative Govermment issued identification, we will consider alternative options. Please contact the Board of Education Office. 

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