Eugene Field Elementary School

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Eugene Field Elementary School
707 Wisner Street
Park Ridge, Cook County, Illinois 60068
United States
Coordinates 42°01′13″N 87°49′27″W / 42.0203297°N 87.8241793°W / 42.0203297; -87.8241793Coordinates: 42°01′13″N 87°49′27″W / 42.0203297°N 87.8241793°W / 42.0203297; -87.8241793
Type Public elementary school
School district Park Ridge-Niles School District 64
NCES School ID 173084003212[1]
Enrollment 651

Eugene Field Elementary School is an elementary school in Park Ridge, Illinois, United States.

The most notable student who attended the school is Hillary Clinton, who went there in the 1950s and later to Lincoln Middle School.[2] Clinton gave a speech on February 15, 2006, for the Brookings Institution, mentioning her time at Eugene Field Elementary School.[3] In 1997, when Clinton was the First Lady, she visited this school at a reunion with her friends and teachers.[4]

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Eugene Field Elem School". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 16 November 2017. 
  2. ^ Jeri Freedman, Hillary Rodham Clinton: Portrait of a Leading Democrat (Rosen Publishing, 2007), p13
  3. ^ "Remarks of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton at Brookings "America's First Suburbs" Symposium" (PDF). Brookings Institution. Retrieved 16 November 2017. 
  4. ^ Peter, Baker (1997-10-28). "Hillary Clinton, in Her Element". The Washington Post. Retrieved 2008-02-06. 

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