G 9 Admissions

G 9 Admissions


Application for Admissions Grade 9

Thank you for considering Lubavitch Girls High School of Chicago. In this section you will find all you need to know about the application process and forms. Please browse the sections below. Applications are due Rosh Chodesh Adar, Feb. 27.

We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at our school soon!

There are a number of steps to our application process.
They are delineated below. The requisite forms are available here as well.

Stage One

Required Paperwork

1. Application for admission form- Parent

2. Application for admission form- Student

3. Student essay question

4. Transcript/School Records Release Form
Submit the request for school records to the applicant's present school.
Transcript must arrive sealed, directly from school.

5. Medical Information Form
Complete the form and attach a photo copy of the insurance card.

6. Picture of your daughter- Emailed to RWolf@lghschicago.org

7. If applicable, Counseling Release form
Submit the counseling release form to the appropriate party.

8. Copy of students' Birth Certificate

9. Send in a $200 check with the application to cover application costs.
This fee is non-refundable.

10. School Visit and interview
Applicants are required to be interviewed by the Principal.
Interviews with Mrs. Moscowitz  are the two weeks between Rosh Chodesh Adar and Purim, Feb 27-March 9. As a courtesy to out of town students, Mrs. Moscowitz will interview girls in NY the Monday of the Kinus, Feb 20.
Please call the school office at 773-743-7716 to arrange a time. 

Please have the following forms completed by the relevant parties

1. Principal andTeacher Evaluation Form(2)
Parents are required to submit a recommendation from to the applicant's current principal and teacher to be sent directly to LGHS. These recommendations are strictly confidential.

2. Illinois State Health Form
Make sure the doctor and the parents have both filled out the proper places on the form and both the doctor and the parents have signed it.

3. Eye Examination
Any student enrolling for the first time in an Illinois school, is required to complete and eye exam with a licensed optometrist or medical doctor who performs eye examinations. If your daughter fits this category, please have an optometrist complete the Illinois Eye Examination Report and submit it to the school.

You will also find an Illinois State Eye Examination waiver form which explains who is exempt from having to take the exam. There are three categories of exemption. Please read the waiver form carefully to determine if you are exempt. If you are exempt, please complete the waiver and submit it to the school.

4. MCV
All twelfth grade students will be required to show proof of a recent meningococcal conjugate vaccination (MCV). They will need to show proof of receiving two does unless the first dose was administered after 16 years of age. In this case, only one dose after 16 years is required.

Documentation accepted as complying with the requirement includes the following information. A letter or note signed by your health care provider identifying the date the MCV was administered; Printout from your provider’s electronic medical record (ERM) that indicates the vaccine was administered; Current Certificate of Child Health Examination form, specifying the date the MCV was administered.



1. Dorm Application

2. Dorm Recommendation Letters (2)
Please have two references submit

Stage Two

Each application will be reviewed as soon as the admissions process is complete. Upon notification of acceptance, you will receive a tuition packet from the board of directors. Admission is contingent upon their approval.

LGHS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender or age.