Woodland School District 50 is an elementary district located in northern Lake County. Composed of Early Childhood through Grade 8, it is one of the largest school districts in the State of Illinois. Woodland School District 50 encompasses 33 square miles and educates approximately 5,700 students.
Woodland School District 50 serves all of unincorporated Gages Lake and Wildwood and parts of Gurnee, Grayslake, Park City, Third Lake, Old Mill Creek, Wadsworth, Lindenhurst, and Waukegan.
There are four school buildings in District 50.
- Primary (Early Childhood and Kindergarten)
- Elementary (Grades 1-3)
- Intermediate (Grades 4-5)
- Middle (Grades 6-8)
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for detailed information about each of our schools.
Woodland School District 50 serves approximately 5,700 students, which includes 33 percent low-income and 17 percent English Language Learners. The student body composition is approximately 45% Caucasian, 31% Hispanic, 11% Asian, 7% African American, 5% Multi-racial, 1% Native American/Alaskan and 1% Hawaiian Pacific Islander.
The dedicated staff of Woodland School District 50 is composed of 518 certified and 350 support staff Members. Approximately 80% of the certified staff have earned master's degrees.
Woodland School District 50 is committed to its mission, "Learning...to find solutions." Whether it be through community involvement, partnerships or embracing technology, the schools of Woodland engage in continuous improvements to achieve academic excellence.