Abraham Lincoln School News

District 97 has important updates for families regarding the work to support Lincoln School: As many of you may already be aware, we have been conducting an after action...

First, I want to thank everyone who has reached out to the District 97 administration and board of education regarding the resignation of Lincoln Principal Laura Zaniolo on Wedn...

The Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park Township, Oak Park Elementary School District 97, and DePaul University’s Community Counseling Center have partnered to deliv...

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...

In November 2019, District 97 introduced its new "Making MyD97 Better" Award, which recognizes staff, students, parents and community members who are making ...

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...

District 97 is seeking individuals to serve as substitute teachers and substitute teaching assistants in its eight elementary schools and two middle schools. “Being a s...

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...

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 ...

The Village of Oak Park has extended the closure of the Home Avenue pedestrian bridge over the I-290 Expressway through Friday, Oct. 11. The bridge, which has been closed to ...

Update: Sept. 4, 2019 Please be advised that students using the alternative safe walking route on Oak Park Avenue will be required to use the sidewalk on the east side of the...

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 ...