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Parenting Resources

Waukegan Public Schools
Parents can use this site to access school profiles and report cards, see lists of required school supplies, and review dress code requirements. Students can get access to free homework help, view the lunch menu, and keep track of school sports team performance.

Waukegan Public Schools Parent University (English)
Waukegan Public Schools Parent University offers a variety of learning opportunities for parents and guardians by community partners. All presentations are free and in English and Spanish, unless otherwise noted. Free childcare is provided for children age 3 and older.  Registration information is on the Parent University website.

Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep
Cristo Rey St. Martin is the Catholic college preparatory school of Waukegan. The cost of tuition is defrayed by each student’s participation in the Corporate Internship program, which exposes students to a professional workplace.

AAUW Nursery School
Accredited by The National Academy of Early Childhood Programs, AAUW Nursery School offers half-day programs for children 3-5.

Home Safety Checklist for Parents and Caregivers
Download and print this checklist, then take a safety tour of your house. This guide is perfect for expectant parents and people who are babysitting for the first time.

Easy Solutions to Common Household Hazards
This guide was created to help homeowners find and fix hazards in their homes.

Parent’s Guide to Preventing Child Abduction

The Illinois State Police have created this guide to help you keep your children safe from abductors. Get helpful tips for talking to children without scaring them and for starting a neighborhood watch organization.

Child Safety Hotlines and Links
The best collection of child safety and domestic abuse hotlines we’ve found. Visit this site to find help if you or your children are in danger.

Internet Safety
The Internet puts a world of information at your fingertips but it is also a haven for child predators. Learn ways to keep your children safe while they navigate the Internet.