What's Happening

Dates to Remember
School Closing Information
  May 2015  
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Upcoming Events

   No events available.

The Elmwood Elementary School office is open from 7:30  - 4:00 pm.  For new student information please go to our registration site, print, complete the forms, and call 708-452-3558 to set up an appointment to register.

School Hours

Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri: 8:35am – 3:00pm

Wed: 9:12am – 3:00pm

Elmwood Elementary School serves over 550 students in grades 1-6. Our mission:

"The staff of Elmwood School believes that all students have the right to achieve their potential. Our main purposes are to facilitate academic achievement, foster positive behaviors and attitudes, and inspire our students to life-long learning. Therefore, we as teachers will pursue continuous growth and develop our skills as educators." 

Click to link to the State Report Card for Elmwood Elementary School.
    Elmwood Elementary State Report Card

Upcoming School Events
  • Title 1 Family Literacy Event


In the event that our schools would be closed due to severe weather or another type of emergency, you can find the school closing information in several places:

• Posted on the District website: www.epcusd401.org
• Posted on www.emergencyclosings.com
• Announced on WGN radio
• Announced on local news television stations
You may also call 708-452-7272 and press 8 to hear if any District 401 schools are closed.


Parents, please remind your children to dress appropriately for the dangerously cold weather that we are experiencing this winter. Some of our students are arriving to school without warm jackets, or with their hats, gloves and/or scarves off.