Student Fees & Free/Reduced Lunch Applications

    • Student Fees

      Student Fees for 2018-2019 school year.

      Student Fees for 2017-2018 school year. 

      • The payment window for student fees for the 2018-2019 school year opens June 4, 2018.  
      • Online payments for student fees can be made at
      • Payment for registration fees is due by the first day of school, August 14, 2018.
      • Applications for fee waivers for the 2018-2019 school year will be available by July 14, 2018.
      • Payment by cash or by check for student fees may be made at your child's school or by mailing a check payment to the following address:


      • Community Unit School District 300
        Attn: Accounts Receivable
        2550 Harnish Drive
        Algonquin, IL 60102


      Checks should be made payable to CUSD300 and a phone number is required on all check payments. Please include the student ID number(s) on the check. 

      All families are responsible to pay for Activity Passes, Parking Permits and Yearbooks.

      Click here if you wish to make a donation to the CUDSD300 Foundation for Educational Excellence 



      The Household Eligibility Application for free/reduced priced meals must be completed annually starting in July. Households qualifying through the Direct Certification process will be notified by July 14 by letter from the District.

      Households who receive benefits through Direct Certification and receive a letter from the district confirming benefits, do not need to submit an application.

      Notification of benefits will be mailed 7-10 business days after an application is processed. 

      Parents with questions on the program application process can contact the Finance Department at 847-551-8349 or

      Please note: Applications for the 2018-2019 school year will be available on this webpage starting July 14, 2018.


      Below is information about fee waivers for students who qualify for the programs:


      Students who qualify for FREE meals are eligible to have the following fees waived: Registration Fee, Technology Fee, Drivers Ed, Athletic Participation, P.E. Locks and P.E. Uniforms.*



      Students who qualify for REDUCED meals are eligible to have the following fees waived: Registration Fee, Technology Fee, Drivers Ed and Athletic Participation.

      *Waiver of the PE Uniform and lock(s) is granted one time during the middle school (grades 6th-8th) and one time during high school (grades 9th -12th).