« Back to compare
/ / / School Profile

Contact this school

10425 Kolmar Avenue
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

(708) 422-1800
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Kolmar Avenue Elementary School address.

March 28, 2015
We have three children who attend Kolmar. We couldn't be happier. The teachers are progressive and teach to the individual. The principal is always accessible. The superintendent is often at the school observing classrooms. Kolmar has great staff and resources for the students who need some help. The students who excel are constantly challenged above grade level. In preschool students begin using iPads. In second grade each student uses an assigned netbook. They offer band starting in 5th grade. They have extra curricular activities - volleyball, basketball, games club, newspaper, chorus, fitness club, craft club, Lego club, each supervised by a teacher.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
May 13, 2010
I loved Kolmar the staff is wonderful and they have a excellent Pre-K program we are sad to leave.

- submitted by a parent

May 25, 2009
I have two children attending Kolmar School. One is 5 and in preschool and my other daughter is 9 and in third grade. The teachers are wonderful. My oldest daughter had some learning issues and the teachers did everything they could to help her through a rough period. This year she has made the honor role three times and I am confident that the fourth quarter she will be on the honor role again. I love this school and since I was raised in Catholic Schools it was a big decision to put my girls in a public school. I am so glad that I made that decision.

- submitted by a parent

June 01, 2007
I have two girls going to school there since kindergarten,now my oldest is going to the middle school.Kolmar is wonderful,the teachers are excellent the staff awesome and the PTA is unbelievable,My husband and I moved to this area because of this school and it was the best thing we have ever did.Our girls have been on High Honors and are striving in everything they do,because of this school....If you are looking for a GREAT SCHOOL call and meet the principle you wont be disappointed.

- submitted by a parent

November 10, 2006
My daughter started pre-school this year at Kolmar Elementary. She loves it!

- submitted by a parent

June 08, 2006
Kolmar Preschool is Excellent. The teacher is wonderful and the kids love her.

- submitted by a teacher

January 09, 2006
Kolmar is an elementary school with a focus of every child learning to his or her ability. The school maintains an open atmosphere and encourages parent involvement from many aspects. It is clean and kept in very good condition. It is an environment that gives our children the best opportunity to learn.

- submitted by a parent

December 06, 2004
I attended Kolmar from 1984-1991...it gave me a fantastic foundation and I am so pleased to hear that the school is still and outstanding place to learn and grow! I am now a teacher because of the inspiration I recieved there from kindergarten on!

- submitted by a student

June 02, 2004
Kolmar is the best school around-from the teachers to the kids! They set the standard high and the kids meet it all the time. Proud to be a Kolmar parent.

- submitted by a parent

February 25, 2004
So proud to have my son going to this school! They have so much parent involvement. The teachers are absolutely the best! Congratulations Kolmar for being rated #3 in the southland!

- submitted by a parent

February 23, 2004
To send a child to Kolmar is to give them an advantage in life. The staff is dedicated & they care. The progress my son has made since last year is incredible. The reading program has kids reading & sounding out multi-syllable words in kindergarten. A phenominal place to start your son or daughters education.

- submitted by a parent
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Find out what parents are saying about Kolmar Avenue Elementary School


Nearby homes and rentals

Last modified: March 28, 2015

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.

GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Kolmar Avenue Elementary School
10425 Kolmar Avenue, Oak Lawn, IL  60453
(708) 422-1800
Last modified Kolmar Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kolmar Avenue Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. Top