Tuition Preschool

This program uses the Standards-Based Approach and incorporates a literacy-enriched instruction while providing opportunities for purposeful play. The program is taught by a State Certified Teacher.

For additional information and program availability, please contact Carol Herbold at Sward School at (708) 423-7820 or There is no need to stand in line, you can save time and register online!

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2022-2023 Registration Information

Applications for students who will be new to the Tuition Preschool program for the 2022-2023 school year will be available and processed starting Jan 19, 2022. Completed applications are processed on a first come, first serve basis once all required documentation and deposits are received.

**NOTE:  When registering for TUITION PRESCHOOL, program selection will be determined at the time of payment.  Your spot is not guaranteed until it is confirmed by a member of the Sward staff as space is limited**

A one-month deposit is required to secure your enrollment.  In addition, there will be an Out-of-District fee equal to 10% of the annual tuition due at the time of registration for any family living outside the boundaries of School District 123.

Child must be 3 years of age by December 31, 2022, and potty-trained to register. Also, a State of IL Child Health Examination form done within a year of the first day of school will need to be turned in to Sward office prior to the first day of school. 

Participation in the Tuition Preschool Program is subject to the standards established by School District 123. The School District reserves its right to deny or terminate the enrollment of a child at any time for any lawful reason, in the School District’s sole discretion. In some circumstances, a child may be referred by the School District for participation in other programs or services instead of the Tuition Preschool Program.


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