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Iles School

1700 South 15th Street
Springfield, IL 62703
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Iles Gifted Middle School Applications Due November 28th before 4:00 p.m.

For students who have qualified for the Iles (or Franklin) Gifted Middle School Program, letters were sent to your home. Included in the letter, is a web address for an Online Application (a Google Form) which must be completed on or before November 28, 2018 before 4:00 p.m. Current Iles students who qualify MUST complete and turn in the online application.  If you would like your child to attend Iles, you will need to select Iles on your application. Applications are dated and time stamped when they are submitted.  After submitting your application, you should see a message saying your form has been submitted.  Iles only has 28 seats, which are filled by the order in which the applications are received (Priority will be given to students who qualify and are current Iles students, In-District or students who reside in District 186 boundaries, and/or students who currently have a sibling attending Iles School). Once we receive 28 applications, we will start a waiting list.

We are a Gifted Magnet School, Grades 1-8
We are an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme School

Iles School was authorized in August, 2011. Please click on the logo below to learn about the International Baccalaureate Organization.

Iles School Mission and Vision

Mission: The mission of Iles School is to recognize and nurture the talents and abilities of gifted children as they develop their awareness of themselves as internationally-minded people.
Vision: Iles School creates a rigorous, global learning environment where students will become active, life-long learners by using their skills to explore their passions.

Iles School Instructional Focus

Conceptual-based learning through inquiry.


News Nov 12 Isn't it wonderful to be presented with the opportunity to help your school by just writing a check and to not...

Iles Movie Night - this Friday...November 16!!!!!

News Nov 12 Bring your family on Friday, November 16 at 6:00 for our annual (FREE) Movie Night! As part of our IB mission, we will collect items for the Central Illinois Food Bank during Movie Night.  Bring a canned good or boxed food item to share if you are able.

Iles - Girls on the Run is so much fun - 5K Run

News Nov 11 On Saturday, November 10 the Iles Girls on the Run team joined teams from many other schools to run a 5K run....

Iles Families - Hungry for Pancakes?

News Nov 7 Well, come on over to Applebees Restaurant this Saturday morning, November 10, from 8-10 AM where  your waiter...

Iles School Partners with Washington Middle School for Fall Festival

News Oct 18 Come out and enjoy the beautiful weather at the Family Fall Festival this Saturday, October 20th from 1-3pm at...

Iles School Me to We Drug Free Week!

News Sep 26   Me to We Drug Free Week $1 per Day or $1 We Buck/ All Proceeds Benefit United Way! OCTOBER 1-5, 2018   Monday:   10-1: Crazy Socks!  Tuesday:  10-2: Crazy Hair!  Wednesday: 10-3: Crazy Hats!  Thursday

Iles Representatives Attend Proud Penny Drive Celebration

Photos Sep 10 Thanks for all your hard work, Iles students!

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