College of Education

About Us Admissions & Academics Research & Engagement Departments & Faculty Current Students

University Primary School Enrollment Begins

by Christine Wyant / Jan 18, 2017

University Primary School is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. University Primary School is the University of Illinois, College of Education lab school, serving children preschool through fifth grade in a Reggio Emilia, project-based curriculum. For more information, visit the school website: or call 217-333-3996. University Primary School is located on campus at 51 Gerty Drive, Champaign in the Children's Research Center building. Children must be 3 years old on or before September 1st to enroll in the preschool classroom and 5 years old on or before September 1st to enroll in kindergarten.

Families applying to the school are invited to attend the Community Open House on Wednesday February 8 between 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon for preschool and 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. for grades K-5; children are encouraged to visit at this time. Families may also choose to schedule a site visit outside of the Open House time. Enrollment applications may be downloaded from the website or picked up at the school office. Applications submitted by March 10, 2017 will be given first consideration for enrollment.