Colona Grade School
700 1st Street
Colona, IL 61241
Phone: (309) 792-1232
Fax: (309) 792-2249



The mission of the Colona School District is to promote student growth by providing rigorous and relevant learning opportunities in order to succeed in an ever-changing world.


June 6th we will hold our first registration and proof of residency verification from 8am – 12pm and 1pm – 4pm. Fee’s cannot be paid at this time.

July 11 we will hold our second day of registration and proof of residency verification from 11am – 7pm.  Fees will be accepted at this time.
July 12th we will hold our third day of registration and proof of residency drop off from 8am – 12pm and 1pm – 4pm.  Fees will be accepted at this time.
Returning students can complete all required registration online by visiting, and emailing or fax 309-792-2249 their proof of residency.  Payments can be made after July 1st.
First Day of school is August 7th.
After June 18th the office will not be fully staffed over the summer.  Please call 309-792-1232 to verify the office will be open.

The Colona cafeteria will serve breakfast June 4th-15th from 8:30am – 9:00am for any community member ages 0-18 years old.

Register your new student Here

 Other News:

  • Breakfast will be served from 7:45-8:15 for the 2018-2018 school year. Breakfast and lunch are FREE for all students. If your child brings a lunch from home and needs a milk, you will need to purchase that for 25 cents.
  • Junior Achievement is a community partner dedicated to giving Colona School students the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future and make smart academic and fiscal choices.
  • The Colona School Board Approved the 2016 Colona School District Tax Levy as presented.  The approved 2016 tax levy, through a Property Tax Abatement Resolution passed during the November meeting, will lower the Colona School District tax rate from $3.91 to $3.89.  The Tax Abatement will utilize Henry County 1-cent sales tax revenue to off-set $69,350 in Bond and Interest on Alternate Revenue Bonds the district sold in 2015 to make improvements in the school kitchen and cafeteria.  The Property Tax Abatement will lower the 2016 tax levy by 1.04 percent from 2015 and will save approximately $20 on a home with an Equalized Assessed Value of $100,000.