As a public charter school, state law dictates the admissions procedure for Namaste Charter School and all charter schools in Illinois. Admission to Namaste Charter School is by blind lottery. Applications are available on this website and at the school office in January of each year and the blind lottery is held in early spring for all applications received by the stated application deadline.

2017-2018 School Year Timeline of Events

August 10, 2017  –  Student Orientation Kick-Off Event – 3:00 PM – 6:30 PM

August 11, 2017  –  Kindergarten Orientation Day

August 16, 2017  –  First Day of School

More to come.


Namaste’s application process for the 2017-18 school year lottery is now closed.  If you are still interested in applying, you can submit an application via mail or fax (773-376-6495), or simply drop it off at Namaste’s main office and your student will be added to our wait list.  If you have any questions regarding enrollment, contact Myrna Romo at


Open Houses

Please check back soon for open house dates for prospective families.  No RSVP will be necessary.