Student Admissions: Only those youths under the age of 21, who have successfully completed eighth grade, and who reside with their parent(s) or legally appointed guardian within the boundaries of high school district 126 are entitled to enroll at New Tech. Residency must be verified annually during the online, on-site registration process. Verification of residency may be done by presenting one document showing the proper name and address from two categories (a detailed category listing of acceptable documents can be found in the New Tech Main Office).
Students enrolling in District 126 for the first time must present a birth certificate or other reliable proof of identity and age, as well as proof of residency. Students interested in attending New Tech must complete an application process prior to registration.
Any student not living with his or her natural or adopted parents in District 126 must present proof of residency and guardianship papers prior to enrolling.
Any other student seeking admission must apply to the Board of Education for special admission and pay the full tuition cost.
District 126 follows all rules and regulations associated with the McKinney Vento Homeless Assistance Act when enrolling homeless students. The District 126 Homeless Liaison is Ms. Dalia Mondragon at (847) 731-9356 or MondragD@zbths.org.