The Yorkville Community
Welcome to Yorkville, ILYorkville Community Unit School District 115The schools within District 115 are located approximately 50 miles southwest of Chicago in Kendall County and extending into Grundy and Kane counties. District 115 includes students from Yorkville, as well as students from certain areas of the neighboring communities of Montgomery, Oswego, and Plano. Although no longer considered a small-town school district, Yorkville Schools continue to maintain a close-knit community feel while providing students with opportunities to graduate well prepared for both college and career opportunities.
The United City of YorkvilleThe United City of Yorkville (population 17,000) has all the characteristics of small town charm near big city amenities. The intersections of Illinois Highways 34, 47, 71 and 126, plus access to I-88 to the north, I-80 to the south and I-55 to the east has made Yorkville an excellent location for new residential and commercial development. Centrally located, Yorkville is also the seat of Kendall County.Yorkville is a community that embraces its past but is also looking forward to its future. It is because of the city's quaint charm and easy accessibility that many families call Yorkville their home. This safe and inviting community offers residents many amenities, including educational and recreational opportunities. Yorkville is known as the city with a "river in its heart," and the Fox River continues to be an anchor and cornerstone for the city's recreational opportunities.Cycling, canoeing, kayaking, picnicking, hiking, and community events are popular summertime activities for residents and visitors alike. Silver Spring State Park and the city's Hoover Education Center also provide many hours of exploration, biking and family fun.