HERITAGE COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO.8
Heritage Elementary/JH School (217) 896-2421
Heritage High School (217) 834-3393
Opening of School Information
Registration forms have been placed on-line at the Heritage8.org website. All forms should be printed out, completed and returned to the appropriate school office before the start of school on Aug. 16, 2019.
All payments and fees will be due during the fall registration dates. We are hopeful that this process will allow you to have paperwork complete, so that registration can be a quicker process for all.
Fall Registration Dates
Aug. 6, 2019: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00p.m.
1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Aug. 7, 2019: 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
**All registration is being completed at Heritage Elementary /Junior High School, located at 512 W. First St., Homer, Il.
Please note the additional information needed for the following grades:
Kindergarten: All students entering kindergarten must have a certified birth certificate; proof of a physical (all immunizations (including proof of two varicella (chicken pox) vaccines) must be up to date), dental exam: eye exam.
2nd Grade: All students entering 2nd grade must have proof of a dental exam.
6th Grade: All students entering 6th grade must have proof of physical (T-dapp vaccination, varicella (chicken pox) vaccinations, meningitis vaccine; all immunizations up to date); dental exam.
9th Grade: All students entering the 9th grade must have proof of a physical exam (T-dapp vaccinations).
12th Grade: All seniors are to show proof of having the MCV4 (Meningitis vaccine). If you had one on or after your 16th birthday, then only one is required. If you had one before your 16th birthday, then a second vaccine is required.
Athletic Participation: Students participating in athletics must have a completed updated sports physical exam prior to the start of the sport’s practice times. Forms will be available at registration or at Heritage8.org. In addition, all athletes must either purchase school insurance or parents may sign a waiver stating that the athlete is covered by a family insurance plan. All fees must be paid in order for a student to be allowed to participate in extra-curricular activities.
Aug. 6, 2019: Registration 9:00 a.m. – 12:00p.m. ; 1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Registration fees paid
Aug. 7, 2019: Registration 8:30a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Registration fees paid
Aug. 15, 2019: Teacher’s Institute
Aug. 16, 2019: First student attendance day 1st -12th grades – 8:00 – 11:15 a.m. Early Dismissal
Aug. 19, 2019: First full day student attendance 1st-12th grades – lunch served
Aug. 20, 2019: First student attendance day for Kindergarten – 8:00 – 2:50 p.m.