Lincoln Elementary School 565 S Fairfield Ave, Elmhurst, IL60126 Lincoln Elementary School is located just north of Vallette Street and west of Spring Road. In addition to core classes,…More students can choose to participate in chorus, intramurals, journalism club and more. Ninety-five percent of Lincoln students met or exceeded state standards as determined by standardized tests. The principal is MaryAnn Kalis.
Jackson Elementary School 925 S Swain Ave, Elmhurst, IL60126 Principal Ryan Anderson leads the staff at Jackson Elementary School, in southwest Elmhurst. Ninety-one percent of…More Jackson students met or exceeded state standards on standardized tests in 2009. In addition to core subjects, students at Jackson participate in foreign language, band, orchestra, chorus, running club and intramurals.
Jefferson Elementary School is one of eight elementary schools in Elmhurst serving children from kindergarten through…More fifth grade. In addition to core subjects, the school, located in southeast Elmhurst, offers Spanish, art, choir, band and orchestra.
In 2009, 95 percent of Jefferson students met or exceeded state standards on standardized tests.
Principal is Laura Pfanenstiel.
Edison Elementary School 246 S Fair Ave, Elmhurst, IL60126 Edison Elementary School, located just north of Sandburg Middle School, was nominated by the Illinois State Board of…More Education for the U.S. Department of Education's Blue Ribbon Schools status based on curriculum, instruction, professional development, school leadership and school vision. Five years of data was submitted for the application. Edison students typically achieve grades in the top 10th percentile on state standardized tests.
Emerson Elementary School, like many other schools in District 205, is welcoming several new teachers this year,…More including new second- and third-grade teachers, and a new school psychologist.
Students at Emerson also will start the year with a new outdoor classroom. Pavers and bricks were installed, bushes were planted to buffer the classroom from neighbors, a walkway connects to a patio area and a pond was constructed so the first-graders will have a place to release their tadpoles once they become frogs.
In 2009, 92-percent of students met or exceeded state standards on standardized tests in reading, math and science at Emerson.
The Principal is Beth Gregor.
Sandburg Middle School 345 E Saint Charles Rd, Elmhurst, IL60126 Sandburg Middle School is located at the eastern gateway to Elmhurst on St. Charles Road. Originally called Elmhurst…More Junior High School, Sandburg was renamed in 1960 to honor the American writer Carl Sandburg, who lived on York Street from 1919 to 1930. Sandburg spoke at the dedication of the school in 1960. Principal Amy Read leads the students, 94 percent of whom met or exceeded state testing standards in 2008-09.