Located in a residential area in the heart of Buffalo Grove, Joyce Kilmer Elementary serves children in kindergarten…More through fifth grade within the boundaries of District 21. The school mascot is the cougar.
Kilmer Principal Kim Zinman and PTO members take pride in the diversity of the school, which serves children from Buffalo Grove as well as Wheeling. Kilmer staff members are focused on the needs of each child and helping students learn through traditional academics as well as finding teaching opportunities based on students' strengths and interests.
The school has a dedicated PTO which uses money raised through events such as an annual gift wrap sale to provide cultural arts experiences, evening and weekend programs and supplementary materials for the school.
Kildeer Countryside School is one of four elementary schools that serve first- through fifth-graders in Buffalo…More Grove-based District 96. The school mascot is the cougar.
The school's attendance area includes parts of Buffalo Grove, Kildeer, Long Grove and Lake Zurich. Upon completion of fifth grade, Kildeer Countryside students attend sixth, seventh and eighth grade at Woodlawn Middle School.
Each August, the Kildeer Countryside PTO is a sponsor of the Long Grove Art Fair, which is held in historic Long Grove.