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New Student Registration (SY18-19 ONLY)


Simply follow Steps 1, 2 & 3 in order below. Each step is designed to walk parents of new students through the registration process.
Kindergarten parents and new District 96 community members who wish to enroll for the 2019-20 school year will be able to register online for the upcoming School Year 2019-20 beginning on March 7th, 2019.
This date coincides with the Kindergarten Information & Registration Night that will be held on the evening of March 7th. 
Returning Student Registration (2019-20) for all other grades will be open in April (Date TBD).
Click here for more information.

STEP 1: Download and Complete Required Forms


Required Documentation

Original Birth Certificate*
Valid Drivers License or State Identification Card* or International ID
Custody Agreement (If Applicable)
Student Transfer Form from the previous school (If Applicable)

*If you are unable to provide these documents, contact the registration staff to discuss other forms of identification that may be acceptable.


Required Medical Forms 

State of Illinois Health Examination Form

State of Illinois Health Examination Form Spanish

Dental Examination Form

Dental Exam Form Spanish

State of Illinois Eye Examination Form


Other Medical Forms (If Applicable)

Medication Authorization Form

Student Asthma Action Plan

Food Allergy Emergency Action Plan

IHSA Pre-Participation Examination Form.pdf (Grades 6-8)


Home Language Survey (Required Documentation)

Home Language Survey English.pdf

Home Language Survey Spanish.pdf

Waiver of Written Communication (if your home language is not English)

(If Applicable)

Proof of Residency (Required)

Verification of Residency - Form A (for parents who own or rent their home)

Verification of Residency - Form A - Spanish

Affidavit of Residency Form A1-No Lease

Affidavit of Residency Forms - B1 & B2(for families who are living with someone who resides within District 96 boundaries)

Affidavit of Residency Forms - B1 & B2 - Spanish


Affidavit for Parents who are Divorced, Separated or Never Married – Form C


 Affidavit Divorced/Separated/Never Married - Form C

Affidavit Divorced/Separated/Never Married - Form C - Spanish


Proof of Residency Documentation (Required)
*Present one form of photo identification as proof of residency

(1) of the Following (Category A):
Mortgage Statement
Homeownership title or deed
Mortgage payment book
Current Signed Lease

(3) of the Following (Category B):
Gas Bill
Electric Bill
Phone Bill
Water/Sewer Bill
Cable Bill
Internet Bill
Credit Card Statement
Homeowners Insurance
Bank Statement
Paycheck Stub
Medicaid Statement

Additional Forms (If Applicable)


STEP 2: New Student Online Registration (2018-19 ONLY)

  1. Go to the District 96 New Student Registration Web Portal
  2. Create an Account or Login with your existing account information
  3. Complete/Submit the Registration Information

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STEP 3: Return Required Forms and Documentation to District Office and Pay Registration Fees

Bring the following required items to District 96 District Offices located at
63 Woodside Rd. in Riverside, IL:
1. All completed forms/documents from Step 1 above
2. Registration Fees (Due at time of Registration)

 School Fees & Fee Schedule Information

Payment Options  
Option 1: Pay by credit card through Illinois E-Pay until March 31, 2019. Please allow at least two (2) business days for processing. Pre-payment for lunch or milk through Illinois E-Pay is not available at this time.
Option 2: Pay by cash or check at the District 96 Offices located at 63 Woodside Rd. in Riverside, IL. Make your check payable to “Riverside School District 96.” 
Option 3: Payment Plan. A 25% deposit is due at time of registration. Three (3) additional payments are due in November, February and April. Forms are available at the district office.  See “School Fees Information” above for Option 3 Fee Schedule
  2018-19 Payment Plan Forms
Fee Payment Changes as of April 1, 2019 View Online Fee Payment Webpage for Information
PLEASE NOTE: A registration is complete when ALL registration forms are turned in and the fees have been paid.
For questions related to the registration process, please contact the District 96 Registrar at