CONTACT Tarkington

310 Scott Street
Wheeling, Illinois 60090

Phone: 847-520-2775

Fax: 847-419-3074

Attendance: 847-520-2776



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

Free breakfast and lunch meals continue through Adaptive Pause

November 19, 2020

Topic: Community

Breakfast and lunch meals will continue to be served daily on weekdays when school is in session during CCSD21’s Adaptive Pause. Meals are free for all children age 18 and younger, regardless of the school the child attends or the family’s ability to pay. The student does not need to be present to pick up a meal/meals, and an ID number does not need to be provided.

Beginning Monday, November 30, meals will be served from 11:15 AM to 1:15 PM at the following locations:

  • All CCSD21 schools
  • Community sites
    • Alcott Center – 530 Bernard Dr., Buffalo Grove
    • Chamber Park – 127 N. Wolf Rd., Wheeling
    • Indian Trails Library – 355 Schoenbeck Rd., Wheeling
  • Bus stop sites
      • Childerly Park – 506 McHenry Rd., Wheeling
      • Meadowbrook Park – 427 Nancy Ln., Wheeling
      • Midwest Bank – 770 W. Dundee Rd., Arlington Heights
      • Walmart parking lot – 1455 E. Lake Cook Rd., Wheeling (far corner near old Sam’s Club building)
      • Whippletree playground by the park – Near 525 N. McHenry Rd., Wheeling
      • Willow Trails Park at Burning Bush Ln. and Apple Dr., Prospect Heights
      • Windsor Ridge Park – 780 Vernon Ln., Buffalo Grove

Meals will NOT be served November 23-27, December 11, or December 21-January 4.

For more information, contact Cindy Kile, at [email protected] or 847-520-2706.