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Palos West Elementary School


12700 S. 104th Ave.
Palos Park, IL 60464
Main Number - (708) 448-6888
Report Absences - (708) 923-7052
Fax: (708) 923-7064

Principal - Jennifer Peloquin
Assistant Principal - Rich Kurek

Welcome to Palos West


The mission, vision, and beliefs of Palos 118 focus on providing the best education possible for children. The Board of Education annually develops goals and action targets designed to accomplish the mission. There are three major goals.

Our Mission: Palos Community Consolidated School District 118 is a fiscally responsible school community that engages all students to become confident, adaptive and productive life-long learners.

Our Vision

All students reaching their full potential.


School News

Palos South Soccer Team Finishes 2nd in SWIC Conference

Palos South Middle School’s girls’ soccer team finished second in the post season Southwest Interscholastic Conference (SWIC) in May. The Cardinals completed the season with a 10-3-1 record and a 3rd place finish in the conference.

Registration Assistance Night July 18

Palos School District 118 will host a registration assistance event on July 18 from 4-7:30 p.m. at Palos South Middle School, 13100 S. 82nd Ave. in Palos Park.

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