Our summer camps are open to ANY student from ANY school. Choose from specialized camps in art, fantasy, sports, science, gaming, and much more.
Maker Faire: Our middle schoolers spent several weeks building any hands-on creative project they have always wanted to do.
Both our Odyssey of the Mind teams took 1st place on their respective problems at State competition. Both teams will now compete at Worlds in May!
Congratulations to 7th grader Jared who won Most Innovative Bridge Design at the UIUC Engineering Open House Middle School Design Contest.
Countryside hosts a public screening of "Screenagers", a documentary about teens growing up in the digital age, on Sat. April 8 at 6:30 at the school.
Interested in Countryside School? Attend our Middle School Information Night (entering grades 6th-8th) Thurs, March 9 at 7 pm at the school.
Two alumni received music honors from IMEA being selected for Jazz Honors and All State Orchestra. Adam was named Top Bari Sax Player in the State.
More than 25 alumni and faculty attended our Alumni Reunion. The event included an Escape Room Challenge and time to chat with friends and teachers.
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The K/1 class Bakery Project donated proceeds to "Feeding Our Kids" program in local schools.
Join us for an escape room adventure with fellow alumni and faculty! Countryside's Alumni Reunion - Tues. Dec. 27 from 4-6 p.m. at the school.
Explore Club learns about the Illinois Prairie from U of I Crop Sciences Professor Emeritus
First Day of School photos featured in News-Gazette gallery
Congratulations to 2nd grader DJ who played Carnegie Hall for a second time!
Our Odyssey of the Mind team placed 16th in their division at World Finals!
Countryside places 2nd at ChessFest 2016. Ten students win trophies or ribbons.
Odyssey of the Mind: One team wins coveted OMER Award, other team places 1st and State and is headed to Worlds.
Countryside takes 1st place in Illinois and 17th in the Nation for Vocabulary Bowl.
CS students sweep awards at the U of I Engineering Open House Middle School Design Contest.
7th grader Zoë competes in IEA Regional horse show in jumping and equitation on the flat.
Congratulations to 8th grader Claire who won Best in Show at the U of I's Insect Fear Film Festival Art Contest. Nine of our students received awards!
Attend our Middle School Information Meeting – Thursday, March 10 at 7 p.m. for families interested in 6th-8th grade.
Alumnus Alex Shilts qualified for swimming at State in three events and broke a 14 year old school record in the 100 butterfly.
Congratulations to 1st grader DJ who placed 2nd in the American Protégé Piano & Strings competition and will play Carnegie Hall in April.
Alum studies blacksmithing and mechanical engineering.