North Palos School District 117 is located in the Palos Township of Cook County. The District encompasses portions of three municipalities: almost all of Hickory Hills, over half of Palos Hills, and a small portion of Bridgeview, Illinois. There are five school buildings in the District that enroll students in prekindergarten through grade 8, with a total enrollment of approximately 3,000 students. Two of the buildings are used for prekindergarten through first grade, two are used for students in second through fifth grades and one building is used for students in sixth through eighth grades.