655 Golfview Terrace
Buffalo Grove, Illinois  60089

Phone: 847-520-2760



CCSD21 a school is comprised of 13 schools across 6 different communities in Illinois.


Community Consolidated School District 21 serves nearly 7,000 students in 13 schools across 6 communities in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Kilmer Elementary School serves students through 5th grade. School starts at 9:00 AM and ends at 3:30 PM daily.

New Kilmer principal named

April 21, 2017

Topic: Board of Education

At the April 20, 2017 Board of Education meeting, the Board approved the hiring of Matthew Lombardo as the new Principal of Kilmer School, beginning July 1, 2017.

Mr. Lombardo has been the Assistant Principal at CCSD21’s Holmes Middle School during the 2016-2017 school year. Previously, Matthew served as the Vice Principal of Franklin Fine Arts Center for four years, a K-8 magnet school in the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) system. Matthew has received his National Board Certification as a teacher and has also served as a teacher assistant and teacher in CPS.