William Beye Elementary School News

Updated Jan. 6, 2020 Dear District 97 Families, Over winter break, District 97 administrators were notified of three confirmed cases of pertussis (whooping cough) at Longf...

District 97 has begun the search for the next principal of Beye Elementary School. The posting is currently scheduled to close on January 2, 2020. Once it closes, the district&#...

District 97 believes that all students should be challenged and supported to develop to their maximum potential. For children who demonstrate high ability or may benefit from&nb...

Please click here to access information about the tentative 2019 tax levy. District 97 is seeking individuals to serve as substitute teachers and substitute teaching assistan...

District 97 Families, We are so excited to be working with your student(s) this year to support their Spanish language acquisition and cultural competency in our class. L...

Dear District 97 Families, Staff and Community, On Wednesday, Oct. 30, the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) released our annual School Report Card, which shows how we...

Five Beye students showed off their musical talent at the Illinois Music Education Association's District I Elementary General Music Festival at the VanderCook College ...

As many of you are aware, Principal Jonathan Ellwanger will retire in June after more than 30 years of service at Beye. In preparation for his departure, District 97 is beginning the search for the school's next principal.

District 97 is administering the Illinois 5Essentials Survey again this year to parents/guardians from all 10 of our schools. The parent survey is available now, and the su...

This is a reminder that all District 97 schools and offices will be open on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. In accordance with school code, we will recognize Indigenous Peoples&#...

Dear District 97 Families, For those of our families who celebrate Halloween, many of you are starting to discuss costumes choices with your child. Although students are not ...

We have had an incredible response to the call for applications for our early childhood blended classrooms, and appreciate the community's interest in this opportunity. Due ...

District 97 families and Oak Park community members are invited to attend the district's second annual Community-Wide Year-End Celebration, which will be held on Tuesday, Ma...

Online registration for students who are returning to District 97 for the 2019-20 school year is scheduled to begin Monday, May 13. Below are the three steps that are required f...