PARCC Assessments Set to Begin
All students in grades three through eight will be taking the PARCC Assessments beginning on April 5, 2017. The PARCC Assessments are the state-mandated tests in the areas of English/Language Arts and Math. You can read more about them, find out when your child will be testing, and view sample PARCC items on our website by clicking here.
Summer School Dates
The District will continue to offer a summer school program for students. Dates for the summer program will be June 22, 2017 through July 13, 2017 with no school for students on July 4, 2017. Summer school will run from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at LBES and we will offer our traditional classes for students entering pre-school, kindergarten, and first grade. For students entering other grades, our programs will focus on reading and math. Registration will be available no later than April 17, 2017. People with questions can contact Dr. Kevin Rubenstein at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LF/LB LDA Grant recognition
Thank you to the Lake Forest/Lake Bluff LDA for the recent $8,700 in grants awarded to District 65. Many items went to LBES and LBMS, MORE>>
An Open Letter to the Lake Bluff School District 65 Community
February 15, 2017
The Lake Bluff Elementary District 65 Board of Education wants to update our community regarding allegations involving Charles T. Ritz III, who served as a teacher at Lake Bluff Junior High School from 1975 to 1985. Some of Mr. Ritz's former LBJH students have come forward alleging that he sexually abused them. The Lake Bluff Police Department and the Lake County States Attorney have launched investigations into the matter. The School District is cooperating fully with the authorities and will continue to do so. Continue>>
2017-2018 Kindergarten, Pre-Kindergarten, and New Student Pre-Registration Now Available
We are in the process of planning for the next school year! Pre-Registration for Kindergarten, Pre-Kindergarten and New Students is available by clicking here. Information about our Kindergarten program can be found by clicking here and information about our Pre-Kindergarten program is available by clicking here.
2016-2017 New Student Registration
Are you new to Lake Bluff Elementary School District 65? Click here to get started with pre-registering your child for the 2016-2017 school year. More information regarding our school district can be found by clicking here.