News + Events

Open Doors Career Exploration Program Registration  Begins Oct. 15!

Open Doors Registration Begins on Sunday, Oct. 15 at 7:00 pm.
Register for Open Doors!

Preview Week
Prior to registration, beginning 10/8/2017 at 7:00pm through 10/15/2017 at 7:00pm, the job shadowing opportunities that are being offered this year will be available here for you to preview. Business and Service opportunities will be offered. New opportunities may be added throughout the week.

Registration Week
You can sign-up for specific job shadowing opportunities any time between 10/15/2017 at 7:00 pm and 10/22/2017 at 7:00pm.

Read more About News & Events
Modified Schedule Week of Oct. 30- Nov. 3 (Parent-Teacher Conferences/No School)

Monday, October 30-Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Scout Day Class Schedule each day
8:15 a.m. - 3:20 p.m.

Thursday, November 2, 2017
LFHS Parent-Teacher Conferences/No School
12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Emails will be sent to parents on Monday, October 23. The registration opens on Wednesday, October 25.
Contact the help desk with questions or concerns regarding making Parent/Teacher appointments

For general questions about Parent/Teacher Conferences please contact Cindy Rogna

The Daily Grind Coffee Shop will be open from 12 noon to 8pm selling hot beverages, smoothies, sandwiches and snacks.

Spirit Store will be open during Parent/Teacher Conferences from 12:00pm – 8:00pm.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Read more About News & Events
Red Cross Blood Drive to be Held Tuesday, Oct. 24!

Give the Gift of Life! Due to recent natural disasters, there is a great need for blood donations. Please sign up in the Health Office to donate blood Tuesday, Oct 24th in the LFHS Field House between 8:00 AM and 2:30 PM. All students sixteen and seventeen years olds must have parental consent. Please bring a picture ID. Thank you for your help! See Nurse Diane Bower for more information.

Read more About News & Events
ORDER Senior Panoramic Picture & Senior Commemoratives!

Senior Panoramic Picture - Order your Senior Panoramic Picture Today!

Click the link below. All pictures will be ordered online and shipped to your home directly from V.I.P.

Senior Ad's

Congratulate your 2018 senior - express your pride and love with an ad in the 2018 yearbook!

1/8 page: $ 75.00
Due: January 29th, 2018
Payment: Pay online with a credit card
View Samples/more info
Read more About News & Events
Lake Forest High School Veterans Day Program to be Held Fri., Nov. 10

Lake Forest High School Veterans Day Program
hosted by Lake Forest High School & the Lake Forest American Legion Post 264

The community is invited to join us for this special event, as we celebrate and honor our Veterans!

Friday, November 10, 2017
12:55pm - 1:40pm

Lake Forest High School
Raymond Moore Auditorium
1285 N. McKinley Rd.
Lake Forest, IL 60045

Program highlights include:
Veteran Panelists
Student Presentations
LFHS Band & Chorus
and more!

For more information: Please contact Marsha Baldacci at or 847-582-7311.

Read more About News & Events

Exclusion date for Senior Students who are not compliant with this state mandate is October 16, 2017.

Special Notice: A second dose of meningitis vaccine (MCV4) is required from the State of Illinois after a student's 16 birthday and before entry to senior year. Exclusion date for Senior Students who are not compliant with this state mandate is October 16, 2017. Two email notifications have been sent to families missing this documentation. Please submit proof of a current meningitis vaccine immediately. This information must be received in order for LFHS to permit your student to attend school beyond October 15th. You may email the immunization to the School Nurse at or fax it to 847-810-1399.

Read more About News & Events
FREE FAFSA Workshop for Seniors/Parents to be Held Oct. 11 and Nov. 8!

ATTENTION SENIORS and senior parents - mark your calendars! It is recommended that all seniors complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in order to be considered for Federal, State, or Institutional financial assistance for college. The counseling department is hosting FREE FAFSA completion workshops! Counselors and Financial Aid experts will be available to help seniors and their parents fill out the FAFSA. Computers will be available but students and parents are welcome to bring their own. It is also helpful for the student to accompany the parent. Please see below for details on dates and times.

WEDNESDAY, October 11
8:00am – 11:00am – CRC

WEDNESDAY, November 8
5:00pm – 8:00pm

Read more About News & Events
LFHS Students Presented Award of Excellence

Yusef Alsikafi represented Lake Forest High School and the State of Illinois at the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders and Christopher Wiegand represented Lake Forest High School and the State of Illinois at the Congress of Future Medical Leaders. The Congress was held in Boston, Massachusetts where both students learned and collaborated with some of greatest minds in their respective fields of interest.

Yusef and Chris were each presented with an Award of Excellence by Dr. Holland for the completion of the Congress.
Read more About News & Events