2300 West Main Street, Mendota, IL 61342
Phone- 815-539-7446, Bilingual- 815-539-5193
Fax- 815-539-3103


Por favor llame al 815-539-7446, extensión 523 para traducción al español.

Please call 815-539-7446, extension 523 for the Spanish Translation.

Thank you for completing the 2017-2018 MHS registration form.  The online Google Registration Form link is available in this email and posted on the school webpage and Facebook. Student registration fees and any fines are posted online at Parent Connect under the fees link.  All demographic information updates are requested through the Parent Connect website.  Finally, any online credit card payments for registration fees, athletic participation fees, and lunch accounts may be made at

Online Registration Forms

Parents are asked to complete the online registration form survey listed below or online. Information is listed in five sections. Section 1 is the form completion and will serve as a legal signature. We ask that Emergency Contact and demographic information updates or changes are made through Parent Connect. Section 2 is a welcome survey. Section 3 will have the Health History Form. Mrs. McConville has updated requirements and links available on the School Nurse link at Section 4 references transportation. Due to the location of Mendota High School, every student is eligible to receive free bus transportation to and from school. Finally, Section 5 will cover the Athletic registration requirements. If parents would prefer a paper copy of the Athletic forms, they may receive forms at the Parent Athletic meeting on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the gym. The updated MHS Student Athletic handbooks and forms will be available online at, Student Activities, and Athletic tab.

Web links to complete the online registration and payment options:

  1. Registration form link in English and Spanish:

    1. Online Registration Form

    2. Registro Electrónico

  2. Parent Connect to see registration fees and any fines, updates to student demographics and emergency contacts are also made here:

  3. Important health requirement information on School Nurse web page:

  4. Credit card payments option:

    1. Instructions are attached to this email and posted on the school web page.

    2. The price for a full lunch is $2.75. Parents may view all lunch expenses used through EZSchoolpay.

  5. Online or pre-payment of student pictures option:

    1. Picture day #1 is July 26th from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.  It is also the on-site registration date with offices open until 6:00 PM.  Mr. Masini will be working this day to arrange payment plans for registration fees and/or process free and reduced lunch forms if needed.

    2. Picture day #2 is August 14th from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM.  All freshman are asked to attend this day for the Freshman Orientation date.

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2017-2018 Registration Information will be emailed to the Master Email on file at school in early July.

  • Registration fees will be updated over the next few weeks into Parent Connect.  Please know that MHS will not send out the registration email to open up the registration payment process until all students have been updated to the correct 2017-2018 schedule with class lab fees and overall registration fee cost.  Thank you in advance for your patience.
  • Class of 2021 (incoming freshman) and students new to the district will receive a US Postal mailing with information on signing into Parent Connect to complete the registration process.  (Current families who need Parent Connect login information again should contact Mendota High School at 815-539-7446, extension 548).
  • Students transferring into the district from another high school should contact the Guidance Office at 815-539-7446, extension 548 to schedule an appointment with a counselor to register for classes.  
  • Credit Card payments will be accepted through
  • Yearbook and student ID pictures may be taken on July 26th from 10:00 to 6:00 PM.
  • If parents prefer to register in person, you may come to the high school on July 26th anytime between 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM to register in person. Mr. Masini will be available on July 26th from 10:00 to 6:00 PM to process any free and reduced lunch applications. 
  • Yearbook and student ID pictures will also be available on August 14th from 1:00 to 7:00 PM.  All freshman are encouraged to have their ID/Yearbook picture taken on August 14th prior to the freshman orientation night.  A recommendation would be to arrive between 3:00 to 5:00 for freshman pictures before to the 5:00 PM Chromebook distribution. A welcome presentation will be given in the auditorium from 5:30 to 6:30 for freshman and parents. Several  teachers will be available for tours of classrooms from 6:30 to 7:30. Parents and freshman may also follow the class schedule and become comfortable with the building.  
  • **All 9th grade students need a physical exam by a licensed physician, APN or PA, on the Certificate of Child Health Examination form. BMI must be completed on all physicals. A freshman physical will also serve as a sport physical.  Immunizations must be up to date and recorded on the 9th grade physical from medical staff.
  • **All 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students who want to participate in fall athletics must have a current sport physical turned into the office.  If students had a sport physical taken in May at MHS, the copy is already on record. 
  • **Seniors need to have two doses of Meningococcal Conjugate vaccine at entry to 12th grade. Please visit IDPH School Immunization Requirements for detailed information.
  • Important Dates for you to note:  
  • has updated calendar information. 
  • Bilingual Chromebook distribution date is July 19th, and these parents will receive a Spanish speaking phone call to register for the meeting.   
  • Families may sign up for Chromebook distribution through the previously emailed form on either July 24th, July 26th, or August 15th.  *Click here if you need the Chromebook Distribution sign-up form.  chromebook 1200x785(It was previously sent out in email, please update your email with MHS at registration.)
  • All Freshman in the Class of 2021 are asked to attend August 14th in the evening for the Freshman Orientation Night.  **There is no freshman sign-up, the high school will sign you up automatically.  Information will be mailed home with the Parent Connect letter. 
  • Sunday, August 6th is the Parent Athletic meeting at 6:00 PM.  Athletic forms will be available with the July registration email for your convenience.
  • Football practice may begin August 7th.
  • Girls tennis, cross country, girls volleyball, golf, boys soccer, may begin practice on August 9th. 

Please select a name below for contact information and email form.


Superintendent - Jeff Prusator

Principal - Denise Aughenbaugh

Assistant Principal - Joe Masini

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Technology Director - Leon Mosier

Athletic Director - Gary Barrera

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Transportation Director - Gary Kettleborough

Maintenance Supervisor - Ed Scott


Mendota High School will provide all students with a safe school environment that facilitates learning.  Using any form or type of aggressive behavior that does physical or psychological harm to someone else and/or disrupts the learning environment, and/or urges students to engage in such conduct is prohibited.  Mendota High School will seek to prevent such incidents and will investigate and take corrective actions for violations of this policy.  Further, retaliation against those who seek remediees under this policy is prohibited.


To report any examples of bullying, cyberbullying, or other aggressive behaviors, you may report directly to Mr. Masini, Assistant Principal; Mrs. Aughenbaugh, Principal; or, through this email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Confidentiality to the fullest extent possible will be observed at all stages of the investigation and for any hearings that take place.  Any anonymous reports may require more information to fully conduct an investigation.