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K-12

Steps to Enroll

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Step 1

Visit the Welcome Center for grade K-12. (CLICK HERE for preK Early Childhood.)

Mon-Tues, Thurs-Fri
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Students entering grades 6-12 may also enroll at their zone middle or high school.

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Step 3

Bring the child if a language other than English is spoken in the home for the state-required language assessment.

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Step 4

An enrollment specialist will confirm your child's school assignment during your visit.

Required Documents

  • Certified birth certificate (original – not photocopy)
  • Parent/guardian photo ID
  • Two acceptable proofs of residency. PDFs available in English, Spanish & Arabic
  • Bring the child if a language other than English is spoken in the home for the state-required language assessment.
  • If your student has an IEP for students receiving special education services, complete this Consent for release of information SpEd form.

FAQs

Welcome Center

501 7th Street - 1st floor​
Rockford, IL 61104
815-967-8070
Let's Ta​lk!​​ 

Office Hours 2023
Mon-Tues, Thurs-Fri
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Closed on:

  • January 2
  • January 16
  • February 20
  • April 7
  • May 8 from 8:00 until 10:30. Will be open 10:30 - 4:30.
  • May 12 for training (other RPS locations are open)
  • May 19 from 10:15 until 3:30 for training (other RPS locations are open). Will be open 8:00-10:15 and 3:30-4:30.
  • May 29
  • June 5, from 8:00 until 11:30 for training (other RPS locations are open). Will be open 11:30-4:30.
  • June 19
  • July 4
  • September 4
  • November 21 - 24
  • December 23
  • December 25 - 26