School Registration & Boundaries


Important Notice:

Documents required to complete registration:

New Students 2024-2025 school year - Registration Temporarily Closed

For students who are new to the district for the 2024-2025 school year, registration will open approximately July 8, 2024. 

*If you are interested in enrolling a student into our Early Learning Development Center PreKindergarten program, contact Kany Rojo at 815-754-2361 to schedule a screening appointment prior to submitting an application.  PreK and early childhood students must be screened and qualify prior to submitting an application.

Returning Students 2024-2025 school year - Registration opens April 1, 2024

Online registration for the 2024-2025 school year will open April 1, 2024, for all returning students, including students currently registered for the Early Learning Development Center (ELDC) who will be entering Kindergarten for the 2024-25 school year and returning ELDC PreKindergarten and Early Childhood students, via Skyward Family Access.  

Family Access - 2024-25 Returning Student Registration Link   

Families with elementary and/or middle school students are encouraged to complete returning student online registration by May 12, 2024. Returning students who are not registered by May 12 are not guaranteed their spot at the school they currently attend or their home school.  

DeKalb High School students and middle school students will not receive their schedules until online registration is completed.  

Computers are available at the Education Center, at your child’s school, and the DeKalb Public Library for registration, if needed. You can also use your student's Chromebook and log in using your family access login ID and password in Skyward. Please contact your child’s school if you need assistance with your Skyward Family Access login and password information. Assistance is also available for families needing English translation.

Community Registration Events

Computers will be available for parents/guardians to use to complete returning or new student registration at  Community Conversation Events this Spring. District 428 staff will be available to assist and answer questions. Spanish and Arabic translation assistance will also be available.  

Monday, April 22, 2024 5 - 7 pm Huntley Middle School 

                       1515 S 4th St., DeKalb, IL 

Thursday, May 9, 2024 5 - 7 pm Westminster Presbyterian Church

830 N. Annie Glidden Rd., DeKalb, IL


Thursday, July 25, 2024 10 am - 6 pm Education Center

901 S 4th St, DeKalb, IL

Helpful Resources for Families New to DeKalb

Spanish Copy of Website information


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Website information- Arabic


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Change of Address

Change of Address_English (21-22).pdf


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Change of Address_Spanish (21-22).pdf


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Change of Address_Arabic (23-24)


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