Enrollment 2017 - 2018

To enroll a student:

  1. Family must live in the attendance area.
  2. Child must be enrolled by a parent or legal guardian

Documents needed for registration:

  • Child’s birth certificate (for PreK & Kindergarten and all students new to Chicago Public Schools)
  • Copy of transfer, medical, dental, and vision
  • and any IEP from the last school attended

Parent or legal guardian must have 2 pieces of legal identification with current address:

  • Drivers License or State ID
  • and one of the following: Current utility bill (August),
  • Insurance, Bank Statement, Medical Card, Paycheck stub, etc.

Child must be 5 on or before September 1, 2017 to enroll in Kindergarten (born on or before 9-1-12)

Our preschool program is currently full – Parents may call Early Childhood at 773-553-2010 for more information regarding this program

Dental exams are required for students entering K, 2nd grade and 6th grade

Vision exams are required for students enrolling in Kindergarten and any student enrolling in CPS for the first time.

Uniforms are required for all students:

  • Light blue tops with collars and Navy blue bottoms
  • A supply list is available on our website at Twain@cps.edu

Registration will be held:

  • August 23, 2017 9:00 – 1:30
  • August 24, 2017 9:00 – 1:30
  • August 28, 2017 9:00 – 1:30

School begins on Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Kindergarten 8:30 – 3:15 Grades 1-8 8:30 – 3:30

Preschool: a.m. class 8:30 – 11:05 p.m. class 11:55 – 2:30

Mark Twain Elementary School

5134 South Lotus Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638
Tel: (773) 535-2290
Fax: (773) 535-2248

Laura Paull, Principal
Mary Ann Correa, Asst. Principal
Jennifer Crall, Asst. Principal

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