Student Enrollment

Student Enrollment

Welcome to the East St. Louis School District! In order to register your child to attend classes, please visit your local school to enroll. When you go to enroll your child/childen, it is important that you bring the following with you:

  • 1. Birth Certificate
  • 2. Social Security Number
    Please bring your child’s Social Security card. If your child does not have a number, please contact the Social Security Office at 1-800-772-1213. Under federal law, however, the East St. Louis School District will enroll your child even if he or she does not have a Social Security number.
  • 3. Proof of Residency
    Please bring a copy of a current mortgage statement or lease and a current unpaid utility bill with your name and address on it to provide proof that you reside in the boundaries of the school district.

The East St. Louis School District follows the mandates of the Illinois Department of Public Health with regards to required immunizations for our students.

Students entering preschool, kindergarten, sixth, and ninth grades, and new students to the district must present proof of the required state of Illinois physical examination and immunizations.

Illinois K-12 Immunization Requirements

Illinois Physical and Immunization Requirements

Please contact your neighborhood school to register.

A student must live within a school district in order to enroll in that district’s public schools. A student may not establish residency away from a parent(s) or legal guardian for the sole purpose of enrolling.