2021-2022 Lincoln Learning Center


Following state recommendations, we are maintaining touchless transactions by continuing to offer online registrations only. Registration for the 2021-2022 Lincoln Learning Center school year will be done through our online registration system.

If you've never registered for park district programs, create an account to register for programs online. Click the 'Register Online' button to get started! If you have a child in our preschool program now and need help obtaining your username and/or password, please email our Registration Staff for assistance.

Take a Tour! Email Sara Cunningham, Recreation Supervisor of Early Childhood for a private tour

When to Register

  • Priority Registration begins March 4th @ 9:00 am - A priority registration process for currently enrolled preschool students and their siblings will begin through our online registration system.
  • Open Registration begins March 22nd @ 9:00 AM - New Student registration will begin through our online registration system.

Other Important Registration Information

  • Siblings enrolling during priority registration must reside in the same household and you may be asked to provide proof of residency.

  • Any unincorporated family residing within Downers Grove School District 58 boundaries will receive a resident rate for Preschool.

  • If you currently live outside of Downers Grove Park District boundaries but expect to move within park district boundaries by September 1, 2021, proof of residency will be required prior to your first preschool tuition payment. When registering during the open registration period, the same $75 deposit fee is required for both residents and nonresidents.

  • Registered students will receive their classroom and teacher assignments in August 2021

  • Once class assignments are completed and a class transfer is requested, a $25 transfer fee will be assessed if your request is granted.

  • All classroom and teacher assignments are random

  • A non-refundable registration fee of $75 per child is required.

  • You may not have your child enrolled in a class and on a waitlist for another class.

Preschool Refund

The registration deposit is non-refundable. A tuition refund will only be granted if the program is cancelled for the school year by the Park District or a written physician's excuse is presented for withdrawal from the program. Application for a refund must be made in person at the Registration Office during business hours.

Preschool Wait List Policy

We allow only one enrollment or a waitlist. You may not have your child enrolled in a class and be on a waitlist for another class.