Work Permits

  • Naperville Central students and younger minors, residing within the boundaries of Naperville Community Unit School District 203, may apply to obtain a work permit using the procedure outlined below.


    Please follow all instructions and be sure to gather all necessary documents.  Please bring all necessary completed items to the NCHS Student Services Department. Once the documents have been received, a permit will be created.  

    Required Items:

      • Birth Certificate (original document)

      • Social Security Card (original document)

      • A current Physical dated within 1 year of application or Certificate of Physical Fitness filled out by your physician

      • Letter of Intent from Employer or the completed Work Permit - Letter of Intent to Hire document with the employer’s signature

      • The completed Application for a Work Permit

      • A completed Principal’s Statement to Issuing Officer, to be signed by the minor's current principal.
        Note: If the minor is an NCHS student, you will not need to provide this document.

      • If the minor will be a performer, please provide proof of their Child Performer Trust fund, as well as a copy of a government issued photo ID (front and back) for the parent or legal guardian on the minor’s birth certificate or court order regarding adoption or guardianship

    NCHS Contact Persons: The Secretary for your minor's Student Alpha team listed below (alpha breakdowns by Student Last Name):

      A-E - Jiwon Kim 630-420-6554
      F-Le - Robin Patton 630-420-6535
      Lf-Rup - Brenna Metz 630-420-6437
      Ruq-Z - Pam Ford 630-420-6436