Registration Information and Fees


Zion Lutheran ECEC offers a wide range of rich educational experiences in a warm and safe environment.  Currently enrolled students and their siblings are accepted for class placement first.  Accepted next are the children of Zion Lutheran Church members, and then siblings of former students.  Open registration to the general public began on Saturday, January 11, 2020.

Childen who are not potty trained are welcome to enroll.

Follow these links for program fees for the 2020-2021school year:

Zion offers discounted Full-Day fees for 3- and 4-year-olds who are at the ECEC from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.  Follow this link for Full-Day fees for the 2020-2021 school year:  2020-2021 Full-Day Fees

Our online admission process is easy using TADS (Tuition management, Admissions & enrollment, Data Services).  To get started:

  1. Visit
  2. Go to Family or Applicant login at the bottom of the TADS home page.
  3. Create a new account using our school code.

Our 2020-2021 school code is:  AHR1I-FK5

Please contact the school for information about 2020-2021 enrollment.  

Your TADS online account will be used for admission and enrollment.  It will also allow you to make payment of monthly fees online.

The first step is to complete an admission application.  Once it is accepted by Zion, you will receive an invitation to enroll.  Preschool enrollment via TADS begins with an AM Reggio program, followed by options for add-ons or an all-day option from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.  The ECEC schedule follows the school calendar year of Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills Elementary District 181.

Enrollments for ECEC summer programs are not done through TADS.  Summer enrollment forms can be found at this link:  Summer Enrollment Applications

Zion Lutheran ECEC will confirm your final enrollment selections.  If you have any questions please call the ECEC at 630-323-0065, or TADS support at 1-800-477-8237.