About Us

Lake Bluff Elementary School District 65​ ​is ​a medium-sized school district with an enrollment of approximately 900 students ​located in Lake Bluff, Illinois, just 45 minutes north of the city of Chicago along the shore of Lake Michigan.

Our schools provide​ ​an outstanding​ ​pre-kindergarten through eighth grade educational program for​ ​children​ ​living in the communities of Knollwood and Lake Bluff​​.​  Students attend Lake Bluff Elementary School for pre-kindergarten through fifth grade and then attend Lake Bluff Middle School for grades six through eight. Most students attend Lake Forest High School after graduation.​

Our employees report high rates of job satisfaction and our student achievement is among the top ten​ ​percent of all districts in the State of Illinois.

Our vision:  Excellence in Education, Enthusiasm for Life, Every Student, Every Day.