LOOKING TO ENROLL AT PRESCOTT? TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR HERE!

There are different processes for students who live within the neighborhood and students who live outside the neighborhood attendance boundaries. Check the CPS school locator here to determine your status!   Follow the directions below based upon your neighborhood status or if you live outside the neighborhood (meaning you were given a spot through GoCPS).

STUDENTS WHO LIVE WITHIN THE NEIGHBORHOOD:

  1. Complete the attached registration forms  and return them along with the required documents below.
  2. Send an email to prescottschoolchicago@gmail.com to get registered for school-wide communication and prescottwelcomepack@gmail.com to be contacted by our Welcome Pack.

STUDENTS WHO LIVE OUTSIDE THE NEIGHBORHOOD:

  1. Apply through the CPS city-wide lottery via GoCPS. Please note that the deadline for the first round lottery has already passed (Dec. 2020), but there will be a supplemental lottery that runs through June. You will receive communication from GoCPS if you are offered a seat at Prescott or placed on the waitlist.
  2. Complete the attached registration forms  and return them along with the required documents below.
  3. Send an email to prescottschoolchicago@gmail.com to get registered for school-wide communication and prescottwelcomepack@gmail.com to be contacted by our Welcome Pack.

ALL NEW ENROLLMENTS ARE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS FOR PROOF OF GUARDIANSHIP AND RESIDENCY:

  • Original Birth Certificate of child being enrolled and/or Proof of Child Custody (for proof guardianship)
  • Valid Government ID (for proof guardianship and residency)
  • Current Lease or Mortgage statement (for proof of residency)
  • Current Utility Bill (for proof of residency), USPS change of address or other piece of mail showing your address (for proof of residency)

All documents must be submitted AT THE SAME TIME.  Documents can be submitted on the dates below and CANNOT be accepted electronically.

June Dates between 8am-3pmJuly Dates between 1pm-5pmAugust Dates between 8am-3pm
Friday, June 25
Monday, June 28
Tuesday, June 29
Wednesday,
June 30
Tuesday, July 6, Wednesday, July 7, Tuesday, July 13, Wednesday, July 14. Tuesday, July 27, Wednesday, July 28Monday, August 2, Tuesday, August 3, Tuesday, August 10, Wednesday, August 11

Contact Tiara Collum at tccollum@cps.edu or 773-534-5505 for more information regarding school enrollment.

Other important dates:

  • Kindergartener Virtual Orientation: Monday, August 2, 2021 (zoom link will be shared in July)
  • First day of school: Monday, August 30, 2021.
  • Prescott School Calendar For the full year CPS calendar, click here
  • We’ll share class lists electronically in mid- August
  • Supply List can be found here (will be updated 07/01/2021 for 2021-2022 school year)

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QUESTIONS?Contact Assistant Principal Amanda Malsch at AJMalsch@cps.edu or 773-534-5505 for more information.