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News + Events

  • Giving Back...A First Grade Project

    The first grade students are wrapping up their study of "giving back" and will be collecting money for the purchase of a Friendship Bench for the playground. The awesome student-created video below includes information about the project and how to donate, if you wish to help out. Thank you!

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  • Beyond the Book - A Community Conversation

    Please join us in reading Mindset, and for a thought-provoking Community Conversation!

    Monday, April 20 • 10:00am – 12:00pm
    OR Tuesday, April 21 • 7:00pm – 9:00 pm

    Administration Center Board Room
    (LFHS West Campus)
    300 S. Waukegan Rd
    Lake Forest, IL 60045

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  • Superintendent Announces Recommendation for New Assistant Superintendent

    Superintendent Michael Simeck has announced his recommendation of Mr. Barry Rodgers as the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction, Technology and Assessment K-12, effective July 1, 2015. Mr. Rodgers has served as the Principal of Lake Forest High School for the past two years. He will fill the position vacated by Lauren Fagel who was recently named the Principal at Glenbrook South High School.

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  • A Message from the Superintendent

    At the March Board of Education meeting, members of our administration presented reports describing changes to our elementary world language offerings and the new middle school schedule. These modifications will take effect next year. I would like to thank all of our parents and staff who attended meetings over the past few months to provide input on these two important decisions. Click here to read the letter from Mr. Simeck.

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  • Get a Jump-Start on 5th Grade!

    Attention Fourth Grade Parents... Get a Jump-Start on 5th Grade on Tuesday, May 12, 9:30-11 am in the DPM Cube.

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  • Cherokee Sharing Night

    This year's Family Sharing Night will be held on Wednesday April 22, from 6:30 - 7:15 PM. At Family Sharing Night there will be opportunities for you to catch up on what has been going on in your child's classroom as well as during Inspiration Blocks across the school. We look forward to seeing you then!

  • Community Open House Presentation

    If you were not able to join us for our School Community Open House, or would like to review the information presented, please click here.

  • For Incoming K Parents and New Families

    If you missed the Inspiration Block Information Night, please click here to view the presentation, which will give you an overview of the structure of the blocks from this year, as well as an idea of the units that were studied. You can also view information about the Inspiration Block here.

    You may choose your child's block at any time between now and the end of the school year (June 30). To choose your block, please fill out the information on the Google Form linked here.

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  • New APT Executive Board Members Announced

    Congratulations to the APT Executive Board Members who were voted in at the APT's Annual Meeting on March 11. These individuals will serve in these positions for 2015-17 school years: Executive APT President - Julie Pasinato; Executive APT Treasurer - Tara Janos; Executive APT Communications Secretary - Connie Hollingsworth; DPM APT President - Jennifer Karras; and Everett APT President - Amy Collis.



Spring Break

Monday, April 6, 2015

Return to school

Cherokee Cares Meeting

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM

CH K-Pietraszewski to Mellody Farm

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

CH K-Kisselburg to Mellody Farms

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM