Lake Bluff Elementary School opened in late September 2009 after a referendum passage in 2007 that provided the funds…More for the $20 million, 82,000-square-foot school. As a result, East School and West School were closed.</p>
<p>Lake Bluff Elementary is part of School District 65. It hosts kindergarten through 5th-grade students and offers advanced placement classes. Students continue on to Lake Bluff Middle School and then to Lake Forest High School.</p>
Sheridan School 1360 N Sheridan Rd, Lake Forest, IL60045 Sheridan School sits surrounded by residential housing as part of District 67's neighborhood school system. Parents can…More stay abreast of school happenings and get involved through the Association of Parents and Teachers. The school is also served by the Spirit of 67 Foundation, a not-for-profit organization comprised of parents of District 67 students who are dedicated to raising funds and acquiring resources to enhance the children's educational experience.
Built in 1955, Lake Bluff Middle School has expanded and been renovated including a 6,700-square foot addition in the…More 2008-09 school year.</p>
<p>The middle school is part of Lake Bluff School District 65. Students feed into Lake Forest High School.</p>
<p>The school was recently recognized by <i>Chicago Magazine</i> as one of the best elementary schools in Lake County in 2010.</p>
Heritage Christian School 22882 Loumont Dr, Lake Forest, CA92630 Heritage Christian School aims to help students develop academically, spiritually emotionally, physically and socially.…More It is open to students in pre-school through grade 12 and offers a curriculum that includes English, math, Social Studies, science, art, music, Bible, Spanish, physical education and technology. Athletic programs include football, soccer, volleyball and basketball.
Rancho Canada Elementary School 21801 Winding Way, Lake Forest, CA92630 Rancho Canada Elementary School is "Home of the Gauchos." The school is in the top 15 percent of all California…More schools academically. It has an active PTA, whose successful annual Jog-A-Thon raises funds for technology, playground equipment and other worthwhile programs.
This unique and beautiful Montessori school offers a "house within a school". Each classroom is designed like a…More miniature home, complete with its own garden and patio that is used to teach children about gardening and vegetables.</p>
<p>With the extensive private outdoor greenspace surrounding the school, students learn about living with the outdoors, providing an integrated education and environment. They are a school dedicated to learning and development of each child's full potential. They have programs for newborns through adolescents.</p>
Ralph A. Gates Elementary School 23882 Landisview Ave, Lake Forest, CA92630 Ralph A. Gates Elementary School is known for its innovative Two-Way Language Immersion Program, in which students learn…More to be fluent in both Spanish and English by the sixth grade. In 1999, the school was converted from a regular elementary school to a charter school, in large part to protect the immersion program, which about four in 10 Gates students participate in. In its most recent API scores, the "Home of the Gators" received a ranking of 811, which is above the state average. About 51 percent of Gates' students are classified as English learners.
Lake Bluff District 65 includes Lake Bluff Elementary School and Lake Bluff Middle School. The district is more than…More a century old, covers 5.6 square miles and has a combined enrollment of more than 900 students in grades kindergarten through 8. District 65 students attend Lake Forest High School.</p>
<p>The district has moved its location from the old East School to a business corridor on the west side of Lake Bluff.</p>
Eutonic Music School 25411 Trabuco Rd Ste 221, Lake Forest, CA92630 Eutonic Music School offers private and group lessons in numerous instruments and disciplines, including piano,…More orchestral instruments, guitar and drums. Vocal lessons are also available. Students from toddler age up through high school are welcome. Eutonic also provides in-home lessons. In addition to music, Eutonic offers tutoring in school subjects such as English, science and math.
Cherokee School 475 Cherokee Rd, Lake Forest, IL60045 Opened in 1962, Cherokee Elementary serves students in kindergarten through fourth grade. Situated in the middle of a…More residential area, Cherokee fits perfectly into District 67's concept of a neighborhood school. Parents can stay abreast of school happenings and get involved through the Association of Parents and Teachers. The school is also served by the Spirit of 67 Foundation, a not-for-profit organization comprised of parents of District 67 students who are dedicated to raising funds and acquiring resources to enhance their children's educational experience.
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management 1905 W Field Ct, Lake Forest, IL60045 Lake Forest Graduate School of Management provides business education to its students. This learning institution is an…More independent, not-for-profit school and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission as well as being a member of the North Central Association. Call for more information about Lake Forest Graduate School of Management's Master's degree programs.
Lake Forest Country Day School 145 S Green Bay Rd, Lake Forest, IL60045 Founded in 1888 and located on 29 beautiful acres in Lake Forest, the Lake Forest Country Day School is a co-educational…More institution dedicated to providing top-notch education, with a focus on character development. Currently, over 440 students attend the Day School, starting at age 2 all the way through the 8th grade. The school offers a variety of extracurricular activities including soccer, football, basketball, baseball, hockey and track and field, a literary magazine, newspaper and yearbook.
Forest Bluff School is a non-profit, independent Montessori school that serves students between the ages of 18 months…More to 14 years old. The school was founded by Paula Polk Lillard, Lynn Jessen and Jane Linari.</p>
<p>Students are placed in one of four groups: young children (18 months to 3 years old); children's house (3 to 6 years old); elementary level (6 to 12 years old); and secondary level (12 to 14 years old).</p>
Deer Path Middle School 95 W Deerpath, Lake Forest, IL60045 Deer Path Middle School, founded in 1954, teaches 5th- and 6th-graders on the east end of the building, and 7th- and…More 8th-graders on the west end. It offers advanced programs, gifted and talented classes and special needs support services.
Rondout School District 72 28593 N Bradley Rd, Lake Forest, IL60045 Rondout School is located on Bradley Road in Lake Forest. There are many activities for students, ranging from playing…More in the band or singing in the choir to participating in the spelling bee. Other extra curricular activites include summer programs.
Activator Academy Music School 400 Hastings Rd, Lake Forest, IL60045 Founded in 2001, Activator Academy Music School is located at the CROYA Student Union on Hasting Road in Lake…More Forest. The school offers private music instruction, performance opportunities, jam sessions, group classes, band coaching, video production training, music production instruction, rehearsal space and recording opportunities for students from kindergarted through twelfth grade. Visit the Activator Academy Music School website for a comprehensive program overview.
Lake Forest Community High School District 115 300 S Waukegan Rd, Lake Forest, IL60045 Lake Forest High School is the only school in District 115, serving nearly 2,000 students who live in Lake Forest, Lake…More Bluff, Knollwood and smaller parts of North Chicago and Mettawa. The district headquarters are housed on the high school's west campus where several athletic fields are also located.
Portola Hills Elementary School 19422 Saddleback Ranch Rd, Portola Hills, CA92679 The motto at Portola Hills Elementary School is "Exploring New Horizons, Discovering Ourselves." This school…More in the eastern hills of Orange County is one of the highest performing elementary schools in the district, receiving an API score of 925 in 2010. Its PTA and private foundation support a rich array of educational enhancements, including arts and music programs and a technology lab that all students visit weekly.
Lake Forest Montessori School is a year-round private school which serves infants and children up to age seven.…More There are 100 children enrolled here, 18 of them in its K and one elementary class.</p>
<p>Its teachers are all Montessori-trained, credentialed, and dedicated to the Montessori approach to education which respects each child's self-concept and developmental needs. Children are offered a rich environment which promotes independence and scholastic achievement.</p>
St. Mary's original school opened in 1917 with 125 students, and by 1958 an addition was built. The school split into…More two campuses in the 1990's with the original site for grades 4-8, and the new primary grade center for pre-K-3.</p>
<p>The Primary Grade Center, located on the west side of Lake Forest, offers half-day programs for 3- and 4-year-olds and full-day kindergarten. The Upper Grade Center, located on the east side of Lake Forest, underwent a $3.5 million renovation.</p>
Everett School 1111 Everett School Rd, Lake Forest, IL60045 Everett School's beginnings date back to 1914, with the construction of a two-room brick building. The school was built…More in a small Irish settlement known as Everett. As of 2010, Everett had been on the Academic Excellence Honor Roll through the Illinois State Board of Education for five consecutive years. Only 2.2 percent of the 3m910 schools in Illinois have achieved this recognition five or six times consecutively. The school's third and fourth graders earned the mark of excellence when 90 percent met or exceeded state testing standards in all categories for all grade levels tested for at least three consecutive years.
Lake Forest School District 67 has more than 2,000 students attending three elementary schools for grades…More kindergarten through fourth, and a middle school broken down into fifth/sixth, and seventh/eighth. In 1954, Deer Path Middle School was built followed by Sheridan (1956), Everett rebuilt (1957) and Cherokee (1962).</p>
<p>The District's 150-year history can be seen through the old Quinlan School, which was built in 1861 at the time the town of Lake Forest. It was chartered and later moved and then became a private residence. </p>
<p>Average elementary class size is 21 students per classroom. There is a ratio of approximately 13 students to every teacher at District 67. The administrator to pupil ratio is 150:1. </p>
Santiago Elementary School 24982 Rivendell Dr, Lake Forest, CA92630 Santiago Elementary School's school's API score increased by 23 points this year (from 839 to 862). At the "Home of…More the Eagles," 23 percent of students are classified as "English learners" and 21 percent participate in free or reduced-price lunches.