Welcome to Wolcott School

Wolcott School is a K-8 building located in Thornton, IL.  We serve approximately 215 students.  Wolcott holds high academic standards for its students, and we are very proud of the achievement that our students have attained.

Wolcott School

200 N. Wolcott St.

Thornton, IL 60476

Phone: (708) 877-2526

Fax: (708) 877-2537




Registration for 2014-2015 is still open.  Parents may register from 9-12 on Monday through Thursday.  Parents need to bring proof of residency when registering.  Registrations will not be accepted without proof of residency.

The fees for registration are $170 per student.

The first day of school is August 20 from 8:30 to 2:00

Updated Uniform Policy

On July 31, the Board of Education held a special meeting at which the updated uniform policy was approved.  In order to ensure compliance with the policy, please review it here.

Wolcott School Supply Lists


Click on the links below to view the supply lists:


1st & 2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

6th, 7th & 8th Grade



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Wolcott School Calendar


Lunch Menu

Preferred Meals has an interactive web site with a lot of information about the meals.  You can find it at the link below.