How to Apply for Preschool


Children applying to NPES Preschool must be three by September 1st for morning preschool or 4 by September 1st for afternoon preschool.  Acceptance into preschool is dependent upon an in-school family interview along with the completed application and $150 non-refundable fee and an original birth certificate.

Families are encouraged to attend an open house or schedule a tour.

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

Questions?  Call Anne Zagotta at (773) 327-3144 x 135 or email


Preschool Application Checklist

  • Application deadline for the 2018-2019 school year is December 12, 2017.  We are still accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year.  Please contact Anne Zagotta before applying.  

  • Application for Admission 

  • $150 Application Fee

  • Common Recommendation Form - Please print the form and have your child’s (four year old only, if applicable) current teacher fill it out and return it directly to NPES.
  • Original Birth Certificate - The school will make a photo copy and promptly return the original to you.
  • Questionnaire - A Family Questionnaire is also required before a school visit.


Contact Us

North Park Elementary School 2017 W Montrose Chicago, Illinois 60618
Phone: 773.327.3144      Fax: 773.327.0331