About Perry

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

      Perry Elementary School is located in Carpentersville, Illinois, a northwest Chicago suburb in northern Kane County. Our school is approximately 5 miles north of the Interstate 90 and Randall Road interchange. Carpentersville has a population of 38,921, according to the United States Census.  

      Perry Elementary School serves 601 students from the communities of Carpentersville. We celebrate our diverse student population: 

       

      Total Enrollment 575 Caucasian 2.3% African American 44% Hispanic 51.3% American Indian 0.4% 2+ races 2.1%

      Low Income 87.3% Disabilities 13.4% English Learners 33% Homeless 0.5%

       

      Perry Elementary 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: Wildcat
      • School Colors: Royal Blue / White
      • Year Built: 1966

Maps and Directions

    • Directions:

      251 Amarillo Drive Carpentersville, IL 60110

      From the intersection of Route 25 and Kings Road; go west on Kings Road two blocks to Amarillo Drive; go north on Amarillo Drive seven blocks to the stop sign, marking the entrance to the school.