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Residency Requirements For Registration Or Proof of Address

In order for your student to attend District 87 schools, you must reside within the District boundaries.  The documentation that you need to provide to prove that you are a resident is as follows:


  • A current, signed copy of your lease or a copy of your mortgage. OR
  • Two utility bills in your name for the address you are registering under OR
  • One utility bill and a copy of your auto registration for the address you are registering under.


A driver’s license will be needed to prove your identity, but WILL NOT be accepted as proof of residency.

Please call BJHS if you have questions concerning this issue.  Our number is 309-827-0086.