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2017 Back to School Information
Before you know it, our students will be headed back to the classroom!  Here is all that you need to know for the new school year:

August 11, 2017 - Class placement information (LBES) and Advisory Placement (LBMS) is sent via e-mail.
August 18, 2017 - Transportation Information sent via e-mail.
August 22, 2017 - Meet the Teacher Day (LBES) & Locker Day (New Students & 6th Graders at LBMS)
August 23, 2017 - First day of school for students in grades K-8 (early release)
August 24, 2017 - First day of school for students in Pre-Kindergarten

School Supply Lists are available by clicking here.
A list of required immunizations and health forms is available by clicking here.

New to Lake Bluff?  Get started with Registration!

Pre-Registration for new students is available by clicking here. Information about the Kindergarten program can be found by clicking here and information about the Pre-Kindergarten program is available by clicking here.  Pre-Registration is the first step in the process to enroll students in Lake Bluff Elementary School District 65.

District 65 Response to Lake County State's Attorney Release of 5/12/2017

The Lake Bluff School District 65 Board remains deeply saddened by the painful events described by former students of Charles Ritz, who taught at Lake Bluff Junior High School between 1975 and 1985.  We appreciate the diligent work of the Lake County State's Attorney and the Lake Bluff Police Department in their investigations of this matter.

With the charge filed today by the Lake County State's Attorney's office, we are hopeful that Charles Ritz will be swiftly brought to justice and held accountable for his actions.  The District cooperated fully with law enforcement officials in their investigations and released to them all documents related to Ritz, his employment in the District and his interactions with students, including personnel records, notes, and memos.  We will continue to cooperate throughout the criminal prosecution of Ritz.

Looking forward, we will remain vigilant in our duty as a School Board to provide a safe and supportive environment for learning.  We will continue to share updates on our assessment of current policies and procedures at future public Board meetings and in directed communications to our parents, staff and community.

Further questions about this investigation should be directed to the Lake County State's Attorney's office.

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