Countryside School opened its doors in 1942 under the name Barrington Country Day School. The original building was torn down in 2000, and construction on the current Countryside School was finished in 2002. The school administration believes that all students can learn, and maintains a highly qualified staff to encourage and foster student growth.
- Fax: 847-304-3927
- Hours: Mon - Fri, 9am - 3:40pm; Wed, classes end at 3:10pm
- Handicap Accessible: Wheelchair Accessible
- Founding Date: Jul 01 1942
- Number of students: 485
- Public/Private: Public
- Accreditation/licenses: All teachers are licensed by the State of Illinois.
- Student-to-teacher ratio: 17-1
- Parking: Free lot
- Montessori: No
- Grade levels: K-5
- Special education: Yes
- Features: Cafeteria, Library
- Sports teams: Sports are available to fifth-graders only. Teams include boys basketball, girls basketball, cross country and track.
- Student clubs: Countryside Connection, Student Council, Barrington 220 Speech Tournament