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Update on Quarantine Procedures Featured Photo

Update on Quarantine Procedures

The halls have been quiet so we all look forward to the laughter and excitement that will come with our students returning tomorrow!
August 16, 2021 Community Update Featured Photo

August 16, 2021 Community Update

As we start this new school year, we want everyone to know that we care deeply about the health, safety, and well-being of our students, families, and staff.
August 11, 2021 Community Update Featured Photo

August 11, 2021 Community Update

It is hard to believe that the start of the 2021-2022 school year is only one week away! All of our staff are working diligently to put the final touches on creating engaging learning spaces, finalizing student schedules, preparing devices for all our new students, and ensuring our schools are cleaned.
August 6, 2021 Community Update Featured Photo

August 6, 2021 Community Update

On Wednesday, August 4, 2021, Gov. JB Pritzker announced masks will be required for students, teachers and staff at pre-kindergarten-12th grade schools.

Who We Are

Lee R. Foster School educates over 400 students in Grades 1-5.

Vision

All children should be provided with a well-rounded education in the academic, diverse environment that is Foster School.  We are committed to meet the intellectual, physical, social and emotional growth of each student.  By meeting the needs of the individual child, with excellence in academics, we are dedicated to the development of the whole child.

Mission

The mission of Lee R. Foster Elementary School is to empower each child to achieve their potential, become responsible and productive individuals and lifelong learners.

Our School At A Glance

  • 2019 Commendable School
  • 100% 1:1 iPads Grades 1-5
  • STEAM Grades 1-5
  • 1:21 Teacher / Student Ratio