News + Events

  • Support the Spirit - Shop Local First!

    Support our schools October 15-17: Shop Local First! This local shopping event sponsored by Lake Forest Bank & Trust Company and the Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Chamber of Commerce will benefit the Spirit and the LFHS Foundation.

  • DPME Breakfast Club

    DPME will once again be offering our Breakfast Homework Club (breakfast not served). If you need a quiet place to study the morning of a test, quiz, or just to complete homework, then we have the place for you! Mr. Cisternino's classroom, DC210, will be open everyday from 7:45-8:25 as a place where students can work. If you are interested in learning more, please click on the link below.
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  • DPM Parent Bus Call Protocol

    In the event you have questions in regards to bus delays, weather delays and emergency issues – please contact the District Office in the following order (the District Office will communicate to the affected school)... READ MORE

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  • Pay Your Equipment Rental Online

    If you have received a Band/Orchestra invoice for Instrument Rental, you can pay your invoice online HERE.

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  • District Calendar 2016-2017 / Revised 2015-2016

    The Board approved the 2016-2017 District calendar and the amended 2015-2016 calendar. You can view and download these calendars HERE. Please note: Friday, March 18, 2016 has been changed to a Teacher Institute Day with NO student attendance.

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  • DPM is Going "Paperless"

    Please note that DPM is becoming "paperless" soon! All essential communication such as report cards and letters from the principal will be emailed out to parents as opposed to mailing them. We will use the emails we received upon registration. If your email is outdated, please feel free to contact our office to update it.

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  • Upcoming 8th Grade Activities

    Throughout the school year, you will receive frequent communications about all Class of 2016 Graduation Activities, which will also be posted on the 8th Grade Activities page.

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  • Raise Your Hand for Education

    The Spirit of 67 Foundation proudly presents our new fall events. Raise Your Hand for Education, an online silent auction will be held October 13th - 16th in the days leading up to Kick Up Your Boots for Education, a Barn Dance Benefit.

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  • 7th Grade Springfield Trip

    Trip Dates: April 16-17, 2016. Student registration is due on October 19th. Read more about the trip HERE, or download the trip details HERE. Please note: This trip is not a school-sponsored event as it is coordinated by Brightspark Travel. Participants and teachers will be traveling as representatives of Brightspark Travel.

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  • Lake Forest Community Engagement Forum

    Lake Forest Sustainability Plan - Environmental Issues
    Community Engagement Forum
    Wednesday, October 21, 7 p.m.
    Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road... read more

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  • DPM Study Skills

    If there are any questions about the Study Skills document, or a student requires a differentiated approach, please feel free to contact Laura Paull, at

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DPME Coffee With Principals

9:30 AM - 10:30 AMCUBE

DPM - Orchestra IMEA Auditions for Selected Students


DPM - Debate Practice

7:30 AM - 8:25 AMDA110 - Mr. Arnold (West)

DPM - Debate Practice

3:45 PM - 4:30 PMDA110 - Mr. Arnold (West)

DPMW - Star Awards

7:45 AM - 8:30 AMDPMW - Haskins Center