About Algonquin Middle School

  • Algonquin Middle School is directly aligned to District 300’s central mission: to provide engaging and inclusive educational experiences that empower and equip all students to discover, innovate, and succeed now and in the future. 

    Algonquin Middle School is located in Algonquin, Illinois, a northwest Chicago suburb in southern McHenry County. Our school is approximately 8.2 miles north of the Interstate 90 and Route 31 interchange. Algonquin has a population of 30,947, according to the United States Census. 

    Algonquin Middle School serves 426 students from the communities of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, Carpentersville, Cary, and Fox River Grove. Our primary feeder pattern schools include Algonquin Lakes Elementary and Eastview Elementary. We celebrate our diverse student population: 

     

    Total Enrollment 426 Caucasian 48.8% African American 3.8% Hispanic 39% Asian 4.2% American Indian 0% Pacific Islander 0.2%

    2+ races 4% Low Income 41.1% Disabilities 23.9% English Learners 12.9% Homeless 1.2%

     

    Algonquin Middle School is part of District 300, the 6th largest school district in Illinois based on student enrollment. District 300 serves over 23,000 students and covers 118 square miles in northern Illinois. The district includes 17 elementary schools, 4 middle schools, 3 high schools, 1 kindergarten through 8th grade school, 1 early childhood center, and 1 alternative school.

     

    Fast Facts

    • Mascot: Foxes
    • School Colors: Red/Black/White
    • Year Built: 1962


Map and Directions

  • Directions:

    500 Longwood Drive, Algonquin, IL 60102

    From the intersection of Route 62 and Sandbloom Road; go west on Route 62 one-fourth mile to Longwood Drive; go south on Longwood four blocks to the school.