Old Orchard Junior High
9310 Kenton Avenue
Skokie, Illinois 60076
Phone: (847) 676-9010
Attendance Phone: (847) 676-9129
Fax: (847) 676-3827
Office Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Grade Levels: 6th, 7th, and 8th grade
Enrollment: 638 students
Number of Languages Spoken: 67 languages
Year Built: 1960Historical Facts:
In 1965 the school was hit by a tornado and part of the gym roof was torn off. The flag pole was bent over, but no one was hurt. Several faculty vehicles were severely damaged.
In 1970, Vice President Hubert Humphrey visited our school to present us with a library award.
School Colors: Purple and White
School Highlights: We have developed strategic partnerships to benefit our students. We have partnerships with Y.O.U., Northwestern University, Project Lead The Way, Chicago Philharmonic, and Loyola University.