News + Events

  • Cherokee Student Places 3rd in NFW Contest

    Congratulations to Darya (4th grade) for winning 3rd place Elementary level in the National French Week Essay Contest. The NFW Essay Contest is sponsored by AATF – American Association of Teachers of French. Ms. Engelkemeir entered Darya into this contest.

  • 2nd Semester Bus Payment Due

    If you elected to pay for Bus Service by semesters at the beginning of the school year, and you wish to continue riding the bus second semester, please click HERE to pay online now. If the second semester payment is not received, a continued bus route will not be guaranteed.

    Second Semester Bus Payment is due no later than: January 5, 2015.

  • 2nd Semester Extended Day Kindergarten Payment Due

    If you elected to pay by semester for Extended Day Kindergarten, your second semester payment is due by December 19, 2014. Pay online HERE. If you have any questions, please email

  • APT Nominations Requested For 2015-17 School Years!

    Nominations are now being solicited for the following District 67 APT Executive Board positions to serve during the 2015-17 school years: APT Executive Board President, APT Executive Board Treasurer, APT Executive Board Communications Secretary, APT President - Deer Path Middle School, and APT President - Everett Elementary School.

    FINAL DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS is Tuesday, January 6, 2015.

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  • Cherokee Cardboard Projects

    The 4th grade students at Cherokee during ILI (Information Literacy Instruction) with Mrs. Mobile, created cardboard carnival games, which were inspired by the very popular Caine’s Arcade. Each group had to go through a five step process in order to complete their projects; Investigate, devise, produce, evaluate, and present.

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  • Cherokee Hour of Code

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  • Spirit Grants in Action - November 2014

    Every Student, Every School, Every Day... view the latest Spirit news here!

  • Thank You

    Thank you so much to everyone who contributed to the Candy Drive and HUGS Food Drive in the last couple of weeks! Thanks to your generosity both drives were very successful.

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  • Honoring Our Veterans

    Cherokee students spent time last week honoring those who have served, and who continue to serve, including writing letters to troops who are currently serving in the military.

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  • Dress for the Weather - Every Day!

    With the exception of extreme cold or rain, students go outside! Please make sure your child is dressed for the weather every day, including boots, snow pants, a coat, hat, and gloves - and label all clothing items.



Winter Break (No School)

Sunday, January 4, 2015

Return to School


District 67 APT Executive Board Meeting

9:00 AM - 11:00 AMBoard Room, LFHS West Campus

MLK Day (No school)


Spirit of 67 Grant Application Deadline (12:00PM)