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Oakwood School
1130 Kim Place
Lemont, IL 60439
630-257-2286 Ext: 1100
FAX: 630-243-3006
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2022-2023 Kindergarten and New Student Registration

For the 2022-2023 school year, Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A's kindergarten will be a full-day program.
Starting Monday, February 7th, you can begin the registration process for all students new to the district as outlined below:
Registration will be held in-person on
Saturday, February 26, 2022 and Saturday, March 19, 2022
from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Oakwood School (1130 Kim Place, Lemont).
In order to attend, you must schedule your 10 min. appointment slot in advance by calling Becky Phillips at 630-257- 2286 x 1100 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (M-F) or emailing her at [email protected] You will need to pick up or download a registration packet and complete it prior to attending your appointment. 
Go to this link to download and print the packet; OR
Pick up a hard copy of your packet at any District 113A school.
Please bring your completed packet along with the required outlined original documents to your appointment.
Students entering Kindergarten for the 2022-2023 school year must be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2022.
Current SD113A Students:
Current student registration will be available through Skyward in April.
New SD113A Students:
New students planning to attend SD113A for the 2022-2023 school year should make their registration appointment for one of the two registration days with Becky Phillips at 630-257-2286 ext 1100 or [email protected] 
Questions about transferring into the district should be directed to Rachel Rode at 630-257-2286 ext 4617 or [email protected]
Learning Friends Preschool: 
Now scheduling screenings for ongoing enrollment for students turning three or older.
For more information and to schedule a screening, contact Joan Lenz at (630) 257-2286 x 1104 or [email protected]

2021-2022 School Hours

8:45 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. M-F

AM Kindergarten/Early Childhood - 8:45 - 11:15

PM Kindergarten/Early Childhood - 12:45 - 3:15

School Office Hours

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. M-F

2021-2022 Half Days - All OW Students attend 8:45 - 12:00

Half Days for Early Childhood and Kindergarten rotate using the following schedule:

September 23, 2021 - AM Attends
December 22, 2021 - PM Attends
January 27, 2022 - AM Attends
February 24, 2022 - PM Attends
March 25, 2022 - Kindergarten AM Attends (Non attendance day for Preschool)
Grades 1-5 (Oakwood and River Valley Schools) 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Grades 6-8 (Old Quarry Middle School) 7:30 am - 10:45 am

Mission Statement

Oakwood School's mission is to empower students to think critically and become productive, global citizens.  

Oakwood School's Vision Statement

We strive to be a high performing school that fosters:

Innovative Learning

Collaborative Communication

Responsive Citizenship

Our Belief Statements

We believe…

…that learning is an on-going process for both adults and students.

…that engaging students in the learning process should be our ultimate goal.

…that it is the teachers' and the principals’ collective responsibility to assure that each child has a successful experience in school, academically, socially, and emotionally.

…that students learn best when they feel safe.

…in the power of research-based teaching, instructional leadership, and PLC planning.

…that the staff must model what it expects children to do and learn.

...that data drives instruction. Through flexible grouping and differentiated instruction, all students will reach their learning potential.

…in supporting and assisting teachers and staff in their efforts to assure each child’s success.

…that Oakwood students may start out small, but grow to be great.

…that a school is effective only if all teachers across all grade levels work together as a problem-solving group to address issues which arise concerning the improvement of the school and relationships within the school.

…that together we will have an outstanding year.

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