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.


Please call the office at 309-792-1232,  if you need schedule a time to show proof of residency or register your child.  Proof of Residency must be completed by Monday. August 6, 2018 by 4:00pm if you would like your child to start school August 7, 2018.

Returning students can complete all required registration online by visiting, and emailing or fax 309-792-2249 their proof of residency.
Backpack night is Monday, August 6th 5:30pm – 6:30pm.  Proof of residency will NOT be accepted at this time.
First Day of school is August 7th.

Register your new student Here

 Other News:

Colona School is in search of a Crossing Guard for the 2018-2019 school year.  Please apply within.


  • Breakfast will be served from 7:45-8:15 for the 2018-2019 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.