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Class Placement for 2014 - 2015
The staff at LBES and LBMS have been working hard on placing students into classes and we are excited to send out class placements for the 2014 -2015 school year a day early!  Parents are encouraged to check their e-mail for their classroom placements.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mrs. St. Claire (LBES) or Mr. Blackmer (LBMS).


School Begins Tomorrow
8-20-2014:  As a reminder, our school year begins Thursday, August 21, 2014 for students in grades kindergarten through eight. On August 21, our schools will operate on an early release schedule as follows:

Lake Bluff Elementary School will begin 
    at 8:05 am and will release students
    at 1:45 pm

Lake Bluff Middle School will begin
    at 8:30 am and will release students

at 2:10 pm

Pre-Kindergarten begins on Friday, August 22, 2014 (three-year olds in the morning
from 8:05 am - 10:40 am and four-year olds in the afternoon from 12:10 pm - 2:40 pm

Transportation Information
8-18-2014: Bus routes were sent via e-mail during the afternoon of August 18, 2014. If you did not receive the bus route information for your child and you think that you registered, please contact the District 65 Office at 847-234-9400.

Lake Bluff teachers have been hard at work all summer long! 
8-19-2014: Check out this article in the Lake Forester>>

LBES will offer Blended Pre-Kindergarten starting Fall 2014
7-7-2014: Morning and afternoon sessions will be offered, with maximum enrollment of between 12 and 15 students. This program is perfect for a child who has an older sibling at Lake Bluff Elementary School or for a family who is looking to immerse their child in an environment with a highly talented staff that will teach a curriculum and program that will help to prepare them for entry into Kindergarten within District 65. Information>>

5th grade mural painting photos

6-4-2014: The 18th annual 5th grade mural painting was held on Saturday, May 31 in the southwest stairwell at LBES.  Using the theme of Southwest American desert, each student selected his or her contribution for the mural, and then chose the area of the wall where they would paint their picture.  Teacher Tom Beck painted the background ahead of time.  Click here>> for photo gallery.