Wauconda Grade School

Wauconda Grade School is an elementary school for students in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade and is located near downtown Wauconda. We are the home of the Geckos, where Adaptability, Flexibility, and Change is our motto. Wauconda Grade School possesses a student-centered environment that strives to make sure that each child experiences success.

Announcements & Upcoming Events

Wauconda has a NEW CUSD118 App for Phones and Tablets!  Use the links at the bottom of the left navigation bar to download and connect with everything in Wauconda on your Google and Apple devices.

Important Information Concerning the Start of the 2017/18 School Year in English and Spanish.
  • May 1 - WEE Field Day
  • May 2 - PTO mtg @ 7:00
  • May 3 - Start of MAP testing
  • May 5 - Fifth Grade Bon Voyage 5-9 PM @ Robert Crown
  • May 6- Kentucky Derby Event @ Middleton on Main @ 2:30-6 PM

 Click on #wgs118life for more information.


  • Kindergarten Registration for 2017-2018:  Wauconda Grade School, Robert Crown School, and Cotton Creek School will be conducting Kindergarten Registration on Wednesday, March 8th, from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. for all children who will be entering Kindergarten for the fall of 2017.  Please click here for a flyer in English or Spanish.
  •  Please click below for the 2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration packet for the school your child will be attending.  The packet also includes the Kindergarten Supply List.  Note: Each packet is 45 pages.