Visiting

Come visit our school! Parents of preschool aged children are invited to visit a preschool classroom by calling the school office at (847) 255-6733 to arrange a visit. At that time, a tour of the school will also be given and registration materials will be distributed.

Admissions

Students must be three years of age by November 1 of the current school year in order to enter Preschool classes at Saint Paul.

All students enrolling at Saint Paul for the first time must submit a birth certificate.

Admission Procedure

  1. Member families applying for enrollment and returning students applying for enrollment – The first weeks in January are reserved for Application for Enrollment from member families and returning students applying for admission to Preschool. A registration fee is collected with the forms. The date and time is noted on each application form as it is received in the office. Member families and returning families who do not apply during this time period may apply at any other time, but will be given no preference over other families if classes are filled.
  2. Open Registration – During the end of January, open registration begins and Applications for Enrollment are accepted until classes are full. A registration fee is collected with the forms. A waiting list is maintained for full classes. The date and time are noted on each application form as it is received in the office.
  3. Waiting List – The principal and the Parish School Ministry review Applications for Enrollment at the end of February in order to notify those families whose Applications for Enrollment have been accepted and those who have been placed on a waiting list. Notifications will be completed by mid-March. When an opening occurs, students are moved from the waiting list to open enrollment status based on the time and date noted on the Application for Enrollment.