Glacier Ridge Elementary School
The newest addition to District 47, Glacier Ridge Elementary School opened its doors on August 27, 2001. Offering kindergarten through fifth grade, the school houses approximately 730 students to go along with its staff of 60. Making this school unique, Glacier Ridge also offers an early childhood center for children with special needs. The additional 125 children attend Wehde Early Childhood Center, located on the Glacier Ridge campus.
- Fax: 815-477-5547
- Hours: Mon - Fri, 7:30am - 4:00pm.
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Founding Date: Aug 27 2001
- Number of students: 730
- Public/Private: Public
- Religious affiliation: None
- Student-to-teacher ratio: 25 to 1
- Parking: Free lot
- Number of faculty: 60
- Grade levels: kindergarten through 5th grade
- Special education: Yes
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Computer lab, Infirmary, Library, Science lab, Sports facilities
- Extracurricular activities available: Book Pig, All Kids Healthcare Program, Wee Deliver, Polar Express Online