How to apply:

  1. Complete an online application to attend a PFA screening form on the district website, see link below.
  2. The parent coordinator will call families with completed applications to schedule.

PFA Screening Form (Eng)

Requirements to attend screening:

After parents are provided with a screening date and time, parents need to:


  1. Complete online registration for new student on the district website:
  1. Bring documentation into the home school between 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Three [3] proofs of residency in District 89, which may include driver’s license, state ID, utility bill (gas, electric, cable), bank statement, W-2 Form, apartment or house lease, title, or mortgage documents. Letters from landlords are not accepted.
  • School physical exams/proof of immunizations are required when your child is new to District 89. All new students must also have a TB test with results.
  • Original Birth Certificates are required for all new students.


What to bring to screening session:

  • Your child / Our future student
  • If you are receiving the following public benefits, please provide documentation:
  • SNAP, TANF, WIC, Medicaid, CCAP
  • State identification card/License


Screening Dates:

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018

Frida,y March 23, 2018

Monda,y April 30, 2018


Location for Screenings only:

Washington Dual Language Academy
1111 Washington Blvd.
Maywood, IL 60153


Time of Screening:

Scheduled appointments only.


If you have any questions please call the Early Childhood Department:
English 708-450-2460 x1153
Spanish 708-450-2460 x1119

Attending a screening does not guarantee placement into the Preschool For All program as there is a waiting list.