Elmwood Park Public Schools

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There are 5 public schools in Elmwood Park, IL, serving 2,902 students.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois state average of 50%.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Elmwood Park, Illinois Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Elmwood ParkEarly Childhood Center
    4 West Conti Parkway
    Elmwood ParkIL60707
    (708)583-5860
    241 students | Gr. PK-KG
  • Elmwood Park
    Elm Middle School
    7607 West Cortland St
    Elmwood ParkIL60707
    (708)452-3550
    627 students | Gr. 7-9
  • Elmwood Park
    Elmwood Elementary School
    2319 North 76th Ave
    Elmwood ParkIL60707
    (708)452-3558
    564 students | Gr. 1-6
  • Elmwood Park
    Elmwood Park High School
    8201 West Fullerton Ave
    Elmwood ParkIL60707
    (708)452-7272
    808 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Elmwood Park
    John Mills Elementary School
    2824 North 76th Ave
    Elmwood ParkIL60707
    (708)452-3560
    662 students | Gr. 1-6

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Did You Know?
Elmwood Park, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.58, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Elmwood Park is Sixteenth Avenue Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or in the USA.