About Elmwood Elementary School


Welcome to Elmwood Elementary School, home of the Panthers! Our office hours during the school year are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. You can reach us by phone at 708-452-3558 or by email at ewinfo@epcusd401.org.


Essential Info


For a quick look at our school in 2021-22, please click the image below to see our Family Night Back-to-School Presentation, originally given on Aug. 5, 2021.


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From Kindergarten to 5th Grade


Located in the Near West Chicago suburb of Elmwood Park, Ill., Elmwood Elementary provides a comprehensive, standards-based public education to students in grades K-5 as part of Elmwood Park Community Unit School District 401.

Along with John Mills Elementary, we are one of the District's two elementary schools.

Our enrollment for 2021-22 is 509 students.*

  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st Grade: 99
  • 2nd Grade: 77
  • 3rd Grade: 64
  • 4th Grade: 94
  • 5th Grade: 93

*PLEASE NOTE: All enrollment figures were last updated on March 18, 2022.


An Invitation to Opportunity


We invite you to learn more about our school — and about the many opportunities for learning and personal growth that we provide our students — by visiting the links in the sections below.