Enrollment & Fees

PLEASE NOTE: The information and links in the Enrollment & Fees section have been updated for the 2018-19 school year.

Enrolling in District 401

All District 401 students, whether new or returning, must enroll or re-enroll each school year. This process is also known as “registration.”

► All students entering preschool or kindergarten are considered "new" students, even if they attended the Early Childhood Center the previous school year. 

► Because of this, please visit the New/Transfer Students page on the District 401 home site for more information and all necessary forms.

District 401's enrollment/registration procedures are governed by Section 7:50 of the Board of Education's District Policy Manual.

Enrollment Dates for ECC Students

Students entering preschool or kindergarten in 2018-19 may enroll at the Early Childhood Center any Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. from Tuesday, May 1, to Friday, June 8, 2018No appointment is necessary.

Enrollment will resume at the ECC on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. No appointment will be necessary — walk in Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. starting July 25.

School Fees for ECC Students

Enrollment in District 401 requires the payment of school fees. The amount for each school is set by the District 401 Board of Education. 

► The ECC school fees for pre-kindergarten have been set at $3,000 for 2018-19. (Monthly payments are available.)

► The ECC school fees for kindergarten have been set at $170 for 2018-19.

Families are expected to pay their fees unless a fee waiver is obtained. 

For More Information

We invite you to learn more about District 401 enrollment procedures and school fees by visiting the Enrollment & Fees section of the District 401 home site. The home site is where you will find in-depth information and all necessary forms. 

In addition, for your convenience the ECC website provides FAQs and other basic enrollment resources at the links listed below.

Enrollment FAQ

School Fees FAQ

Residency Verification

Enrollment If Homeless

Online Payments (Webstore)