Grades 1-8 Admissions

Gilbert Lanoff M.D. Primary School
George & Barbara Hanus Middle School
7120 N. Laramie, Skokie, IL 60077

School Hours

Grades 1-6 from 8:20 am - 3:50 pm: An early drop-off option is available daily, beginning at 7:30 am
Grades 7-8 from 7:50 am - 3:50 pm: An early drop-off option is available daily, beginning at 7:30 am

Friday Dismissal Times - The school year begins with a 1:30 pm dismissal time. 3:50 pm dismissal time will begin on Friday, March 16, 2018.

Admissions Process 

Come Visit Us!
We invite you to visit and experience Hillel Torah. Prospective families and students can learn more about our community and educational approach. You can visit Hillel Torah in the following ways:

  • Personal Campus Tours
    Every day is an Open House! Personal campus tours can be scheduled with the admissions office. During this personal visit, you will be able to tour the main campus and observe our school in action! Observe our warm and engaging teachers and inspired students. You will also have an opportunity to meet with the principal to share your hopes and aspirationDSC 0398 - Copys for your child.

    Personal visits can be scheduled during the week between 8:30-3:00. To set up a personal tour, please call the Hillel Torah Admissions Office at 847-674-6533 x209 or email margot.parnass@hilleltorah.org.
  • Student Shadow Experience
    Come experience life at HT up close and personal! A visiting student may come and spend a half or full day alongside a current student in order to get a sense of our vibrant day-to-day atmosphere of our school. It’s a great way for prospective students to see the vibrant community here at HT. Request a Shadow Day Now!

Apply to Hillel Torah
Thank you for applying to Hillel Torah! The checklist below will guide you through the Hillel Torah application process. If you have questions please contact our Admission Director at 847-674-6533 x209 or by email, margot.parnass@hilleltorah.org.

When to Apply
Hillel Torah encourages families to begin the application process as early as possible. The preferred application deadline is January 19, 2018. Applications received after this date will be reviewed on a space available basis. A non-refundable fee of $100 must be submitted with each application.

How to Apply
The Admissions area of our website is designed to make the application process as simple as possible, using our Online Application. We encourage families to apply online as it streamlines submission providing parents a tool for tracking their admissions status once an application has been submitted.

Creating an Online Application
To begin the Online Application process, please begin by Creating an Account. Once completed you can log into your account and Create A New Student Application for your child. You will then have the flexibility to log in and out of your account and access your open application.

After submitting the application, you will be able to track your admissions status at the school by logging into your account. There you will be able to print the completed applications, monitor when the school receives supplemental application forms, and if necessary reprint the supplemental forms.

Additional Requirements and Forms

Getting to know your child

Acceptance Decisions

  • April- Acceptance notification
  • April/May – Please confirm your child’s space within two weeks of acceptance by submitting your online contract along with the enrollment deposit of $500 (which is applied toward tuition).

We Look Forward to Meeting You

If you have not already done so, please schedule a time to visit our school. We are excited to meet you and welcome you to the Hillel Torah community.

We appreciate your interest and hope to assist you any way we can. If you have any further questions, please contact the Admissions office 847-674-6533 x209 or margot.parnass@hilleltorah.org.

Upcoming Events

November

20: PN-8 Parent Teacher Conferences (Night 2) from 5:30-9:00 pm at HT

22-24: Thanksgiving Break - No Sessions

29: 3A GS Open Classroom from 8:20-9:30 am at HT

30: 3B GS Open Classroom from 8:20-9:30 am at HT

December

7: K Chanukah Workshop from 8:20-9:30 am at HT

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