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Promotion for Varsity Boys Basketball Card Sale

Kiwanis of Lake Bluff & Lake Forest logo

The Kiwanis Foundation of Lake Bluff & Lake Forest is raising the necessary funds to provide area elementary and high schools in Lake Forest, Lake Bluff and Knollwood an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).

Find out more about this fundraiser and how you can participate.

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Athletic Alerts

All winter sports pictures--except Boys Swimming (date TBD)--will be taken on 11/15/18 at 3:30pm in the field house.

Sports team picture day is coming up! If your son or daughter didn't bring home a picture form for you to fill out, you can still order pictures. The athletic office has extra forms. Or you can pay ahead of time online.

If you have any questions about sports team and individual pictures, please contact Visual Image Photography at or call them at 262-375-4457.

For the best Sports Team & Individual pricing, order before or on your picture day. All orders placed after picture day have an additional $3.95 processing and handling fee applied. Orders placed after photo day need to be processed individually, separate from all orders placed before and on photo day.

This URL will take you right to the ordering page!

WINTER SPORTS will be here before we know it. If you are interested in trying out for a winter sport, these are

  • November 19 - Returning Varsity Boys Swimming
  • November 26 - ALL levels for Boys Swimming and Diving
    Please have your physical and all athletic paperwork complete and current before the first day of tryouts.
    If you are not sure --- PLEASE stop in at the athletic office, and we can check for you.

Below is a link to the Multiple Activities for Lake Forest (H.S.).

When visiting the link below, you can always view the latest version of this information and can also use the buttons in the upper right of this report to print, email, or download the information into many different file formats for use in other programs.

Here is the latest schedule on rSchoolToday.

Scouts in Action 2018-19

Photos by Visual Image Photography

Athletics News

Congratulations to junior Kendra Joachim and junior Julia Tanna, who are advancing to the Girls Swimming and Diving State Finals. Joachim qualified in the 200 freestyle (1:53.31) and 500 freestyle (5:08.90). Tanna qualified in four events for athletes with disabilities: 200 free, 50 free, 100 free and 100 breaststroke. Taylor Cekay is hoping for an at-large berth in diving (355.15). GO SCOUTS!

Read more about Kendra Joachim and Julia Tanna Qualify for Girls Swimming/Diving State Finals


Boysi Cross Country Team at Detweiller Park.

Congratulations to Lake Forest junior Nate Schmitt for finishing second in the AA Boys Cross Country state meet! His time of 14:47 is the best for a Scout since Mark Myers ran 14:44 in 2015. Scouts place 13th as a team!

Congratulations also go out to Ben Rosa, Kaleb Whiteside, Elijah Fietsam, Casey Hippel, Nick Tegel, and Ethan Lane--each one completed the race with personal best times. Great job Scouts!

Top Ten Results for AA Boys Cross Country State Meet:
Top ten finishers in AA Boys Cross Country State Meet.

Team standings for AA Boys Cross Country State Meet

Read more about Nate Schmitt Finishes Second at Boys Cross Country AA State Finals

Team photo at Sectionals 10-27-18

Great Team Effort!

Congratulations to the Lake Forest Boys Cross Country team for taking fifth place at Sectionals to qualify for State! First time since 2008. Nate Schmitt placed second overall and Ben Rosa placed eighth; Kaleb Whiteside was seventeenth. Teams advancing to state from Woodstock Sectionals are:

Teams advancing to state

top 3 scores at sectionals.

State finals are on Saturday, November 3 at Detweiller Park, Peoria. GO SCOUTS!

Read more about Varsity Boys Cross Country Qualify For State!

Varsity field hockey advance to state finals.

Varsity Field Hockey Beat North Shore Country Day 2-0.

Sarah Considine scored in the first half with a perfectly placed stroke. During the second half, Maggi Mick passed to Kylie Perkins, who tipped the ball in. Logan Hanekamp, Gracie McGowan and Addie Sidles controlled the midfield, and Elsa Goldsberry had three saves.

They play New Trier for state title at 1:00pm Saturday, October 27 at Oak Park-River Forest HS. GO SCOUTS!!

Read more about Varsity Field Hockey Defeat NSCD and Advance to State Title Game

Nate Schmitt Individual regional champion.

Congratulations to the LFHS Boys Cross Country Team on their outstanding results at the Antioch Regional. Junior Nate Schmitt continued his streak by winning the individual championship in dominate fashion with a time of 15.47, and the team placed second as a result of a tie with Lakes High School with a score of 58. Grayslake North (82) came in third followed by Antioch (85), Vernon Hills (95), and Grayslake Central (137). All six teams advance to Sectionals at Woodstock North on October 27. Terrific job Scouts!

Read more about Nate Schmitt Claims Individual Championship at Boys Cross Country Regionals

Sectional Finals 10/19
Lake Forest 4 - Francis Parker 0

GOALS: Lindsay Folker (1), Maggie Mick (1), Madden Plante (1), Allison Quackenbush (1)
Maggie Mick
SHUTOUT: Elsa Goldsberry and Heidi Richardson each played a half in the shutout
The Scouts will play Northshore Country Day in the State Semifinals at 6:00PM, Thursday, October 25 at Oak Park-River Forest High School. GO SCOUTS!

Read more about Varsity Field Hockey Shutout Francis Parker and Advance to the Field Hockey State Semifinals


online payments

Quick Links

Sports Participation Fee -

There is a sports participation fee of $230 per sport, which will be invoiced from the business office once a student makes the final team roster per season. Fees can be paid online at

PLEASE REMEMBER - Sports Participation fee is separate from any money that might be collected from Team Parents for additional needs that the team might have during the season, including but not limited to: snacks, drinks, team dinners and banquet expenses.

Billing questions? Please contact the District Fee Specialist at LFHS West Campus, 300 S. Waukegan Rd.
Please refer to the Parent/Athletic Handbook for additional information.

LFHS Team Schedules on rSchoolToday All of today's events and all schedule changes can be viewed here. Sign up for "Notify Me" here.


LFHS Pool Closings
All pool closings for the community swim program are listed here.

Concussion Forms & Facts

Visit this link for concussion information and forms including the most recent guidelines for Return-to-Learn and Return-to-Play (RTL/RTP).

Athletic Offices

School Year Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm at East Campus

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Summer Hours:

Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm at East Campus


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