About Perry

  • Perry Elementary 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. 

    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.

    Our primary feeder pattern schools are Carpentersville Middle and Dundee-Crown High School. To view your residence's feeder pattern, please visit our Attendance Boundaries/Zones webpage at https://www.d300.org/AttendanceBoundariesZones and enter your address using MySchool Locator.  

    In the 2022-2023 school year, Perry Elementary School served 247 students from the community of Carpentersville. We celebrate our diverse student population: 


    Total Enrollment 247 Caucasian 3.2% African American 36.4% Hispanic 54.7% Asian 0.4% American Indian 0.4% Pacific Islander 0%

    2+ races 4% Low Income 69.6% Disabilities 13.4% English Learners 26.7% Homeless 1.2%


    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 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: 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.