Students New to Whiteside School District can come into the Middle School Office during our Summer Office Hours to pick up a copy or print out the 2022-2023 New Student Registration Packet to fill out. Please drop off at the appropriate School Office once completed. New to Whiteside Students will need a birth certificate and any custody documents on file along with the other documentation.
Online registration is scheduled to begin on June 6, 2022 through June 30, 2022 through the district’s Skyward Family Access. Returning students to Whiteside may register online when it becomes available by signing into their Parent Access. Please contact the District or Middle School Office if you need your password to be reset. Parents who register online will still need to provide proof of residency prior to the start of school.
All returning students are required to prove residency each school year.
Once you have completed the online registration process you need to bring your proofs of residency to the school to complete the registration process.
Middle School and Elementary School hours are Monday - Friday 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.
**Please note: The Elementary School is closed for the summer - all residency verification is to be completed at the Middle School**
Acceptable Proofs of Residency
NOTE: If you live with someone who is the District Resident you BOTH must come into the school to prove residency. Both the District Resident AND the parent registering a student must BOTH bring in acceptable proofs of residency.
Please note the Whiteside School District's Textbooks and Materials (Registration Fee for the 2022-2023 School year) will be $75.00 per student for Early Childhood, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grades and should be paid at Registration or online in July/August. Textbook & Material Fee for students (all grades) who qualify for reduced-price meals per the below application is $25.00. Textbook & Material Fees for those that qualify for Free Lunch per the below application is waived. In addition, there will be a $15.00 technology fee for all students.
3rd Graders have also been charged a recorder fee for Music Class - they will be given the recorder in Music class. All Middle School Band Students will be assessed a $25.00 fee for Band. This fee is not considered an activity fee as it pertains to extra curricular activites and sports.
Fees MUST be paid in full by October 1, 2022*. Fees not paid by the deadline will be charged a $10.00 Late Fee. Fees for students enrolling after the first day of school are due at the time of registration. All fees are subject to change.
*Please Note: Fees must be paid in full prior to Middle School Sports Try-outs.
Students whose parents are unable to afford student fees may receive a waiver of the fees based upon approval of a completed Fee Waiver Application. However, these students are not exempt from charges for lost and damaged books, locks, materials, supplies, and equipment. Applications and additional information for the fee waiver will be available in August.
If you believe your child should qualify for the National Free / Reduced Lunch Program, please print out and complete the 2022-2023 Free/Reduced Lunch Application.
NOTE: **A new application must be completed each school year.
**Only one application needs to be completed per family.
You may also obtain a copy of the application from the District Office during their office hours.
All students must be up to date with physical and immunizations by the start of school.
Students will NOT be able to attend school until ALL required health information is on file.
Requirements by Grade:
Pre-Kindergarten or Early Childhood Students for the 1st time
Second Grade Students
Sixth Grade Students
Medication at school:
If your child requires medication at school a new Medication Authorization Form must be filled out each school year.
Parent Teacher Club
(Elementary School Students)
Classroom parties are one the highlights of the elementary school year. In order for those to happen we need help from you. Your $10 contribution for each of your elementary students will make that happen. We've made it easy for you, use our digital payment option of CheddarUp. Please use this LINK to access the online payment option.
PLEASE NOTE THIS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH DISTRICT REGISTRATION FEES. MONIES ARE PAID DIRECTLY TO WHITESIDE PTC.
PTC stands for Parent Teacher Club, consisting of parents and teachers working together to support and enrich all students. Our objective is to provide our school with funds, programs, resources, and services that will maximize the education of every child and benefit the school.
Every Whiteside parent, staff member, and teacher is automatically a member of Whiteside PTC! We encourage every PTC members to become involved.
1. We need you!
2. It’s rewarding.
3. It’s a great way to meet other parents.
4. You’ll get to know the teachers and staff.
5. You will be better informed about schools issues and activities.
6. Your child benefits. Studies show that when parents are involved it positively impacts their children’s education.
7. You can make positive improvements at the school.
8. We’re welcoming.
9. You can be as involved as you want to be. We understand that people have busy schedules and appreciate any time you can spare.
10. We have fun!
Celebrate Whiteside Wednesday with us!
Take the family out for dinner and help support the Whiteside PTC to raise funds for our 2021-2022 events. Have dinner at Urban Air, Wednesday, January 19, 2022!
Thank you for your support!
Athletic Director: Joe Glynn
Early Fall Sports- Open to Incoming 5th- 8th Graders
Intermediate Fall Sports – Open to Incoming 5th-8th Graders
Late Fall Sports
- Coach TBD (5-6)
- Coach Emily Nelson (5-6) Emily.Nelson@wssd115.org
Sporting Event Locations
If you have questions about the SIJHSAA policies, please go to http://sijhsaa.com/index.