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Flossie Wiley Elementary School has a rich history in the Urbana community. It was named after a fantastic teacher and principal, Flossie Wiley, who dedicated her life to student success. Wiley is the heartbeat of this neighborhood and is a place where students are always safe, always learning, and always having fun.

Address: 1602 S. Anderson St. Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-384-3670
Fax: 217-384-3559
School Hours: 8:10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Principal: Candace Gwin

School News

Wiley class chosen for Urbana Banners!

March 5th, 2015

Big ‪#‎TigerPawOfCongratulations‬ to Mrs. Endsley’s 2nd Grade Class at Wiley Elementary. They will represent the Wiley Coyotes with a lamp post banner displaying their artwork. The banner will be placed around the Boneyard Creek improvement project near the USD116 Jean F. Burkholder Administrative Service Center.

The class is invited to attend the grand opening of the Boneyard Creek improvement site on April 11, 2015.

Wiley students presenting at Krannert

February 11th, 2015

You are invited to join the Wiley 5th Grade students at the Krannert Center for Performing Arts!

Who: Wiley Parents
Date: Friday February 20, 2015
Time: 12:00 -1:00 Lunch and Black Sacred Music Performance
1:00- 2:00 Wiley Student Performance
Place: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Lobby
What: Lunch, Music, and Student Performance

Please join us for lunch and music at Krannert. You can bring a lunch or purchase one at the Intermezzo Cafe, located in the Krannert Lobby. During lunch, we will enjoy listening to a concert by The Black Sacred Music Symposium. At 1:00, the Wiley 5th grade will be giving a presentation of their own in The Great Hall! We’d love to show you some of the things we have learned at Krannert!

No RSVP is required. We hope to see you there!

Krannert Parent Flyer (2)


3rd Graders exploring the Elements

February 10th, 2015

The 3rd graders of Wiley have been hard at work exploring the Elements and they cannot wait for their families and the community to see their creations.  There will be two ways of viewing the students hard work this year, the annual fashion show and an art exhibit and reception.

The first event will be the annual 3rd grade Fashion Show, which will be held in the Wiley gym on Friday, February 13th, from 9:30am to 10:30am.

This group was also chosen as City of Urbana’s Artists’ of the Corridor.  The opening reception for the show is Friday, February 27th, 5:30pm – 6:30pm, in the Urbana City Building, 400 S. Vine St, Urbana.  All are invited for snick snacks, hat making, and public fashion show performance.  This event is hosted by the Urbana Public Arts Commission.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Assembly on Thursday, Jan. 15

January 6th, 2015

Wiley staff and students will hold an assembly honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. on Thursday, January 15.  The assembly will be from 1:45pm to 2:15pm in the Wiley gym.  Members of the Wiley family are invited to attend the assembly.

Hope to see you there!


Wiley Family Reading Night – Thursday, November 20

November 14th, 2014

Thursday, November 20, 2014, Wiley Elementary will host their Family Reading Night in celebration of national Parent Involvement Day.  The event will take place from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.  There will be a free book giveaway for every Wiley student!

Please see this flyer for more information.  Hope to see the Wiley families and community at Family Reading Night!  This event is funded by Title One, a federally-funded program.

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