Students enrolled 591
School leader Mrs. Lenayn Janusz

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33315 North Fish Lake Road
Ingleside, IL 60041

(847) 740-5321
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4 stars
Based on 12 ratings

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September 24, 2013
I've been happy with the school so far. The teachers my child has had have been very kind, and involved. My daughter is learning, and comes home with a smile on her face every day. I am thrilled that PE is offered everyday, along with another special, such as art, music, or computers.

- submitted by a parent
August 22, 2013
My kids love this school and we love the families that make up this community. More than anything, I want my kids to gain a life-long LOVE for learning - and they have it now. Before we moved our kids to Big Hollow - they were both starting to hate school. BH's appoach to learning has been fresh, creative and fun for my kids - who come home every night able to actually tell me what they learned that day! We are happy here....

- submitted by a parent
August 16, 2012
I am very disappointed that the board has decided to up hold the schedule of the primary school students. A good number of the parents must work; which means that our children are awake and participating in their daily activities two three hours before class begins. As you can imagine; this schedule is exhausting for anyone much less the younger children who should be focusing on learning academic fundamentals. By the time my son arrived home he was too exhausted to participate in homework and the ever increasing mathematical and reading requirements imposed by the school. Homework is very important; however someone should take into consideration draining schedules imposed on these children. Last year was the first year that my son struggled; in fact I would say his grades plummeted. I believe this was a direct result of this new schedule. I am hoping someone can explain why the board is more concerned with the extra circulator activities of the middle school students rather than unlocking our children s greatest learning capabilities. A concerned parent

- submitted by a parent
October 15, 2009
We love Big Hollow! Our kids are doing terrific! They love their teachers and are having fun!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 28, 2009
Big Hollow Elementary School has the most amazing, dedicated, and thoughtful teachers!

- submitted by a parent
September 28, 2009
Big Hollow kids are the best. They are cheerful, excited, and fun! We are off to a great year....learning at its finest!!

- submitted by a parent
June 12, 2008
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- submitted by a student
no rating April 16, 2008
This new school is great! It has everything we needed for our daughter.

- submitted by a parent
June 10, 2007
The teachers are very informative and great to work with.

- submitted by a parent
December 23, 2006
My daughter has formed great friendships at this school. She gets excited in seeing her teachers at music recitals and other events. She formed strong bonds with her teachers, such a great bond that she wants to be a teacher when she grows up. I can think of no better complement to pay a teacher than to say one day I want to be like you. Well done.

- submitted by a parent
December 01, 2006
Big Hollow Schools are in my opinion some of the best in the area. Staff is highly involved in ensuring every individual students academic progress. Parent involvement is encouraged and highly appreciated.

- submitted by a parent
April 27, 2006
This school is great in all areas. The only problem it is a old building currently. But around next year they will get a new building by the primary building.

- submitted by a student
August 21, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
February 23, 2005
The staff are just the most fantastic dedicated people.We are just so lucky that our children are in their care.We hope that the new school will be all that they wish for

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Big Hollow Elementary School
33315 North Fish Lake Road, Ingleside, IL  60041
(847) 740-5321
Last modified Big Hollow Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades 3-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Big Hollow Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. Top