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Nippersink School District 2 – Kindergarten Screening/Registration

Friday, February 18

We encourage all children entering kindergarten in the fall of 2022 to participate in the screening. The screening will take place at the school your child will attend Kindergarten, either Richmond Grade School or Spring Grove Elementary, on-line registration is also completed at this time. Parents may call 815/678-6866 to make an appointment beginning Monday, November 29th. The deadline to schedule is Friday, December 17th.

Halloween Hours (2021)

Halloween is almost here! Trick-Or-Treating hours in the Village of Richmond are as follows:

Sunday, October 31st, 2021 from 4 PM to 7 PM

Stay safe and have a great time!

Residential Fall Leaf Vacuuming

Residential Fall Leaf Vacuuming Dates:

October 22nd, 2021
November 5th, 2021
November 19th, 2021

Please give Prairieland/GFL Environmental a call if you have any questions regarding these services

Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Friday: 8:00AM to 4:00PM

847-381-9300 (phone)

*POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE* Citizens Police Academy – Fall 2021 Class Announcement!

***This class has been postponed, but please stay tuned for other class announcements. Anyone who submitted an application will be contacted upon next class announcement***

CPA is back! The Richmond Police Department is proud to offer this exciting and informative course to its citizens, residents, and anyone that works lives or plays in Richmond for FREE. There is no cost or obligation required during or upon completion.

In this program, a wide range of topics will give participants a rare look into the behind-the-scenes world of the daily functions of law enforcement.

Be an informed citizen—you will soon understand why there is nothing “routine” about what police department’s do every day.

Sign up and join us for our next class (10 week class – starting 9/13/21-11/15/21) (Every Monday Night) 

Vehicle Stickers On Sale March 22nd!

Check out our ‘pay online‘ menu option to purchase your vehicles on our website and have them mailed directly to you, or pick them up in person and pay ahead. You may also stop by Village Hall between 8am-4pm, M-F to purchase stickers in person.

Vehicle information is NOT required. Proof of age requested for applicable discounts at the time of purchase. Stickers must be on vehicles before May 1st or late fees will apply.

Prairieland: Spring Curbside Leaf Vacuuming & Electronics Pickup Dates Announced

Leaf Vacuuming:

Friday, May 7th

Please have leaves curbside prior to Friday morning to ensure pickup. This service is for residents within the Village of Richmond limits only. Please call Prairieland directly if you have any questions 847-381-9300.

Electronics Pickup:

Prairieland Curbside Electronic Pickup is scheduled for Thursday, April 1st.

Only limit is as follows: (2) televisions or (2) Computer Monitors or (1) of each.

Please check their website for acceptable items and additional information by clicking here. Place items curbside with your normal garbage toters. This service is for residents within the Village of Richmond limits only. Please call Prairieland directly if you have any questions 847-381-9300.

Normal Yard Waste Bags:

Please note that normal yard waste bags will begin to be picked up April 1st and will occur weekly on your scheduled garbage pick-up date through November. Two (2) free bags are included in your weekly pick-up. Additional bag stickers can be purchased at the Village Hall and Richmond Ace Hardware.



For the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election ONLY!!

Registered Voters will not be voting at Grace Lutheran Church, but instead will vote at the Nippersink District Library located at 54818 Hill Road, Richmond, IL.

Nippersink School District 2 Kindergarten Registration

2021 Registration Event

Registration Opens: February 1, 2021

Beginning February 1, 2021, Kindergarten registration will open for all D2 children born on or before September 1, 2016.

To register, please visit and click on Menu / Kindergarten Enrollment – to begin the registration process.

Please contact Kristy Dodge at 815-678-6866 for assistance.