Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the school hours?

A: Cook PreK & Cook Primary - 8:00am-2:40pm

    Cook Elementary - 8:00am-2:40pm

    Cook Middle - 8:00am-3:00pm

    Cook High - 8:15am-3:15pm


Q: How can I monitor my child’s progress?

A: Stay in close contact with your child’s teacher. If you have Internet access, you may monitor your child’s grades using the PowerSchool website. If you have an email address, you may register for PowerSchool to send you a daily/weekly update. Contact your child’s school for identification information.


Q: What are the lunch prices?

A: Breakfast and lunch are free for all students.


Q: How do I know which bus my child will ride?

A: A representative from the Transportation Department will be available during Open House. During the school year, you may contact the Transportation Department at 896-3635.


Q: When will report cards be sent home?

A: All Cook County Schools are on an eight week grading period. Progress reports will be sent during the grading period.


Q: Is my child’s school accredited?

A: All Cook County Schools are fully accredited.