Centennial Elementary                    Polo High School                         Aplington Jr High
308 S Pleasant Ave                          100 Union Ave                            610 E Mason St
Polo Il 61064                                    Polo IL 61064                             Polo IL 61064
Phone:  815-946-3811                     Phone: 815-946-3314                Phone:  815-946-2519
Fax: 815-946-4233                           Fax: 815-946-2493                     Fax: 815-946-2537

The Polo School District is located mainly in southwest corner of Ogle county in northern Illinois, and includes small sections of Whiteside and Lee counties. The area is mainly agricultural with rolling hills dotted with forested areas. The town of Polo, founded in 1857, has a population of approximately 2500 and is a rather typical Midwestern small town.

Initially the town had separate elementary and high school districts, but these combined to form the current unit school district in 1954. Centennial Elementary School houses grades K-5 as well as pre-school services. Aplington Middle School contains grades 6-8, while the High School has grades 9-12.