Illinois Early Learning Project


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FAQs

FAQ: What Is the Kindergarten Entry Age in Illinois?

To begin kindergarten in the state of Illinois, a child should be 5 years old on or before September 1 of the kindergarten year and live within the boundaries of the school district.

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