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For nearly 90 years, Kilgour School has offered Mt. Lookout and surrounding neighborhoods an outstanding public school.


Over the past 20 years Kilgour has been recognized for our outstanding achievements in academics. We have been awarded the Presidential Blue Ribbon School of Excellence and the Ohio Department of Education has continually rated us “Excellent” or “Excellent with Distinction” since the 2005-2006 school year. “Excellent with Distinction” is the highest level of achievement in the Ohio Public School system, and Kilgour is the only school in CPS to earn this distinction!

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Today, Kilgour is a K-6 school with an enrollment of approximately 640 students. Many children attending the school are children, grandchildren, and even great-grandchildren of Kilgour students of past generations. The Kilgour of today looks toward the 21st century, with the strength from the past and goals for continued excellence.


School Colors           School Mascot

Blue and Gold             Mustang


School Hours: 

School begins at 9:15am each day. Dismissal is as follows based on grade:

Kindergarten - 3:35pm

1st Grade - 3:40pm

2nd - 6th grade - 3:45pm

# Article Title Created/Modified Hits
1 2011 Kindergarten Roundup Mon, Nov 29, 1999 1049
2 Communication Fri, Jul 8, 2011 1142
3 Kilgour 101 Sun, Jan 2, 2011 1196
4 Kilgour Facilities Sun, Jan 2, 2011 757
5 Kilgour History Sun, Jan 2, 2011 1017
6 Kilgour School Song Sun, Jan 2, 2011 897
7 Learning Opportunities Sun, Jan 2, 2011 735
8 Local School Decision-Making Committee Sun, Jan 2, 2011 801
9 School Mission Sun, Jan 2, 2011 863
10 Ways to be Helpful in the Classroom Sun, Jan 2, 2011 763

Upcoming Events

Fri Apr 25
Synopsis Content Due
Fri Apr 25 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
Cheerleading Mini-camp
Tue Apr 29
Synopsis Distributed
Tue May 06 @ 8:00AM -
Ohio Achievement Assessment (grades 3-6)
Wed May 07 @ 8:00AM -
Ohio Achievement Assessment (grades 3-6)
Kilgour Sports Boosters


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