General Information

School Office Hours

Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  

Attendance Hours

All students (K-8) have school from 8:25 - 3:00 p.m.  on full days and 8:25 a.m. - 11:25 a.m. on half days.  


Bell Schedule

Click HERE for daily bell schedule 



Please report all absences before 9:00 a.m. by calling 309-792-1232 or send email to



Students should not be on school grounds prior to 8:00 a.m. unless they are going to breakfast in the cafeteria.  BREAKFAST IS SERVICE FROM 7:45 - 8:20 A.M.  Staff will be present outside to supervise students at 8:00 a.m.  


Drop Off/Pick Up

Please enter and use the right hand lane for student drop off.  There is NO PARKING in the drop off lane, please do not leave your vehicle unattended.  



All visitors, including parents and siblings, are required to enter through the font door of the building and proceed immediately to the main office.  All visitors are required to register at the main office with the secretary.  


CEP - Community Eligibility Provision

Colona Grade School is implementing a program available to schools participating in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs called the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP).  Healthy breakfasts and lunches are PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE to all enrolled students.