About Algonquin Middle School

  • Algonquin Middle School is directly aligned to District 300’s central mission: to ensure all students are college or career ready upon graduation. 

    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 477 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 477 Caucasian 292 African American 23 Hispanic 126 Asian 24 Native Hawaiian 1

    2+ races 11 Low Income 174 Disabilities 116 English Learners 37 Homeless 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 15 elementary schools, 5 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.