Apply to Preschool

Thank you for your interest in applying to the NPES preschool!

Children applying to preschool must be three years old by September 1st for our preschool three program or four years old by September 1st for our preschool four program. Acceptance into preschool is dependent upon an in-school family interview, as well as the items listed below.

Families are encouraged to attend an Open Play session, an Admissions Coffee, or schedule a tour. If you are interested in submitting an application or scheduling a visit, please email Anne Zagotta, our Director of Admissions, or call 773-327-3144, ext. 235.

North Park Elementary School takes pride in providing quality education at an affordable price to qualified students of any race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin.

Preschool Application Checklist

Our application deadline for the 2020-21 school year is Friday, December 20, 2019. Please contact Anne Zagotta, our Director of Admissions, or call 773-327-3144, ext. 235 with any questions.

  • Application for Admission 
  • $150 Application Fee
  • Common Recommendation Form (four year old applicants only) – Please print the form and have your child’s current teacher fill it out and return it directly to NPES.
  • Original Birth Certificate – Please bring the birth certificate to your family interview and we will make a photocopy and promptly return the original to you.
  • Questionnaire – A Family Questionnaire is also required before a school visit.

Questions? Email Anne Zagotta or call 773-327-3144, ext. 235




Join us for one of our Prospective Parent Coffees. Student-led tours immediately following the information session.

Please RSVP here.

Info Session are held at 9:15am / School Tour at 9:45am

Admissions Coffee Dates:
Monday, November 11
Tuesday, December 10
Wednesday, January 15
Thursday, February 20
Wednesday, March 18

Preschool Open Play

For families applying for our preschool program, we offer Open Play sessions, giving you a chance to visit the classroom with your child and meet the teachers. 


Sessions are from 9-11am

Questions? Contact

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