Schools in Peoria County


Teachers who were members of the Central Illinois Teachers' Association in 1888

1936 Annual Commencement of Peoria County Rural Schools

The "Free School" System written by Charles Ballance (1870)

Schools and the Teachers of Early Peoria (pub. in 1900)

Collection of students' individual photos



Unidentified school in Peoria: circa 1915
Submitted by Russ Zears
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First School House Erected by City of Peoria

First District School House in Peoria

First Frame School House in Peoria

First German School in Peoria

Early District School in Peoria

     Academy of Our Lady of Sacred Heart

Adams School

Akron-Townhouse School

Averyville School

Banner School 

Bartonville Elementary School

Bateman School

Bell School  

Bell Tree School 

Bellevue East School

Bellevue West School

Bergan High School

Bickford School 

Blaine School

Blaine-Sumner Middle School

Blue Ridge School

Blue School 

Blue School 

Boyland School 

Boys' Stock School

Bradley University

Bramble School

Brimfield Public School

Brimfield Grade School

Brimfield High School

Brown School

Brunswick School 

Burt School 

Byrnes School 

Cahill School 

Calvin Coolidge School

Carroll School 

Centennial School 

Center School 

Center School 

Centerville School

Central Christian Bible School 

Central High School (Peoria High)

Central Limestone School

Charles A Lindbergh Middle School

Charter Oak Primary School

Charter Oak School 

Cherry Fork School 

Chillicothe Junior High School

Christ Lutheran School

Cole's Business College

Columbia School

Concord School 

Concordia Lutheran School

Cottage School

Cottonwood School 

Cowser School 

Dewey School 

Douglas School

Downs School

Dunlap Grade School

Dunlap High School

Dunlap Middle School

East Farmington School

Edwards Grade School

Elmwood Grade School

Elmwood High School

Farmington Central School

Father Sweeney School

Fifth Ward School

First Ward School

Fourth Ward School

Franklin Primary School

Frye School

Gardner School

Garfield School

German Free School

Gibbs School 

Gift Avenue School

Girls' Stock School

Glen Dale School 

Glen Oak Christian School

Glen Oak Primary School

Golden Acres School

Golden Knoll School

Good Hope School 

Graham Chapel School

Greeley School

Greenbush School  

Griggs School 

Hanna City Elementary School

Harkers Corners School 

Harkness Grove School 

Harrison School

Hawley School 

Hazel Dell School

Heading School

Heinz School 

Henry School

Hines Primary School

Hollis School

Holy Family School

Howarth School

Illini Bluffs High School

Illinois Valley Central High School

Irving Primary School

Jackson School

Jefferson School

Jubilee College 

Kellar Primary School

Keller School

Kelly Avenue Elementary School

Kingman Primary School

Lancaster East School

Lee School

Lehigh School 

Limestone Community High School

Limestone Walters Elementary School

Lincoln School

Lincoln Valley Central High School

Logan School

Longfellow School

Loucks School

Lutheran School

Manual High School

Maple Grove School 

Mark W Bills Middle School

Matthew Heneberg Memorial School

McKinley School

Monroe Elementary School

Moody School 

Mooney School 

Moore School 

Morris School 

Morrow School 

Mossville Elementary School
Nelson School

Nightingale School 

Nixon School 

Northmoor Primary School

North Limestone School

North School

Norwood Primary School

Oak Grove East Elementary School

Oak Grove West School
Paradise Chapel School 

Park School  

Parks School

Patton School 

Pea Ridge School 

Peoria Christian School

Peoria Hebrew Day School

Peoria High School

Peoria Heights High School

Peoria Notre Dame High School

Pettengill Seminary School

Phelps School 

Pierce School

Pinkerton School 

Pioneer Junior High School

Pleasant Grove School

Pleasant Hill Elementary School

Pleasant Valley Elementary School

Pleasant Valley School North

Pleasant View School 

Potter School 

Princeville Elementary School

Princeville High School

Radley School 

Reed School 

Reservoir School
Rice School 

Richwoods Community High School

Ridgeview Elementary School

Robert A Jamieson School

Rolling Acres Middle School

Roosevelt Junior High School
Sacred Heart School

Saint Bernard School

Saint Boniface School

St. Boniface-John Consolidated Sch.
Saint Cecilia School

Saint Edwards School

Saint John School

Saint Joseph's School

Saint Marks School

Saint Mary's School

Saint Mary's School in Kickapoo

Saint Patrick's School

St. Paul's German Lutheran School

Saint Philomena School

Saint Thomas School

Saint Vincent de Paul School

Salem School 
Saylor School 

Scotland School 

Scoville School

Second Ward School

Senachwine School 
Shane School 

Sipp School

Smithville School

South Elementary School

South Side Cath. Community School

Southampton School 

Spalding Institute

Sterling Middle School

Stone School

Streitmatter School 

Summit School 

Sumner School

Texas School 

Third Ward School

Thomas Jefferson Primary School

Timber Township High School

Timmons School 

Tindall School 

Todd School 

Townhall School 

Trewyn Middle School

Trinity Lutheran School

Trivoli School

Tucker School 

Tyng Primary School

Union School 
Valley View School 

Von Steuben Middle School

Walters School

Washington Gifted School

Washington School

Webster School

Wheeler School

White Middle School

White School 

Whites Grove School 

Whitten School 

Whittier Primary School

Wilder-Waite Elem. School

Wilson School 

Woodrow Wilson Primary School

Woodruff High School


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