Welcome to Elizabeth Ide...hear us ROAR!

On behalf of the teachers and staff, we would like to welcome you to Elizabeth Ide School! Elizabeth Ide School is an elementary school building serving primary grade students at the kindergarten through second grade levels from the Darien, Woodridge, and Downers Grove communities.  Elizabeth Ide School has a well-earned reputation and commitment to fostering a learning environment of academic excellence and hands-on learning for all learners. The original structure of Elizabeth Ide School was completed and opened it’s doors on October 13, 1970. The school is named after Elizabeth Ide, a former teacher dating back to 1915 who later became the principal.  Her involvement in the school and community made a significant impact on others.

We hope you enjoy your visit throughout our school's website and gain the information you are seeking. School news and updates are posted frequently, so please be sure to stop by and stay connected. Ide pride...hear us ROAR! School Hours:

Kindergarten: 8:00 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.

Grade 1: 8:00 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.

Grade 2: 8:00 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.

Early Dismissal: 11:00 a.m.