Henry Wadsworth Longfellow School News

Information about Pertussis

December 5, 2019

Dear District 97 Families, As you may know, there have been reported confirmed cases of pertussis (whooping cough) in the community although none reported in any Di...

Continued safety inside our school buildings is one of the highest priorities for District 97 schools. We are committed to identifying and investing in new resources to further ...

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...

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...

Activities for Longfellow Bears for October 4th to October 11th

Heads Up!!  Fun Run is this Friday 10/11! Current fundraising is at $4240 of $20,000 goal (FYI we exceeded our goal last year).   Current Top CLASS ...

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...

During its meeting on Tuesday, May 14, the District 97 Board of Education approved the appointment of Amy Jefferson as the principal for Longfellow Elementary School. Jefferson ...

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...