Located just 16 miles north of the Loop, Skokie is popular with residents interested in a quick trip into the city. Skokie’s population also appreciates the diverse, family-oriented, lifestyle that their town offers.
The community has 800 service businesses and 1,100 retail stores, generating more than $600 million in retail sales annually. This revenue, along with industry tax dollars, helps to keep property taxes low. Surveys have indicated that Skokie residents have one of the three lowest tax bills of all the greater Chicago communities.
The Skokie Park District has nearly 500 programs at its community centers. Facilities include nicely maintained swimming pools, parks, playgrounds, tennis courts and an indoor ice skating facility.
|Devonshire Elementary School||9040 Kostner Ave, Skokie, IL 60076||(847) 676-9280||Elementary Schools|
|Fairview South Elementary Schl||7040 Laramie Ave, Skokie, IL 60077||(847) 674-8210||Elementary Schools|
|Highland Elementary School||9700 Crawford Ave, Skokie, IL 60076||(847) 676-9380||Elementary Schools|
|Jane Stenson School||9201 Lockwood Ave, Skokie, IL 60077||(847) 967-9380||Elementary Schools|
|Madison Public School||5100 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077||(847) 675-3048||Elementary Schools|
|Middleton School||8300 Saint Louis Ave, Skokie, IL 60076||(847) 673-1222||Elementary Schools|
|East Prairie School||3907 Dobson St, Skokie, IL 60076||(847) 673-1141||Middle Schools|
|Lincoln Jr High School||7839 Lincoln Ave, Skokie, IL 60077||(847) 676-3545||Middle Schools|
|Old Orchard Jr High School||9310 Kenton Ave, Skokie, IL 60076||(847) 676-9010||Middle Schools|
|Oliver Mccracken Middle School||8000 E Prairie Rd, Skokie, IL 60076||(847) 673-1220||Middle Schools|