Lyman A. Budlong Elementary School

2701 W. Foster Ave. Chicago, IL 60625 Office: 773-534-2591 Fax: 773-534-2544



Due to the short week, there will be no After School Programs or After School Care for 

Monday, November 20, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving!


Dear Budlong Families,  

Happy Thursday! As we get ready to close out this week, a few announcements:

* Our annual Hot Chocolate jog-a-thon takes place tomorrow. The forecast calls for cold weather so please dress your child in layers, and with hat scarf, and gloves.

* Tomorrow is also the last day of the Book Fair. Please see Mr. Pagan in the library to shop before then.

* Congratulations to our girl's volley ball team for advancing to the championship round; they play Boone today at 4:40, at Boone.

* If you love cartoons, come out Saturday morning from 10 - 2pm to Carbon Arc restaurant. FOB is hosting Cartoons and Brunch and 15% of the proceeds from advance sales and reservations will go back to our school. Anyone participating in the advanced reservation will also receive their first adult beverage for free. A flyer is coming home tomorrow in backpack mail.

* Next week is Spirit Week:

Monday is Sports Team Day

Tuesday is Twins Day

Thursday is Budlong Day

Friday is Crazy Hair Day

* Report Card pick-up is on Wednesday, 10 - 4pm. Please contact your student's teachers for appointment times to make sure that you are able to see all teachers.

Below is a list of November dates to keep in mind:

- 11/16 - BAC & PAC Meetings @ 8:30am

- 11/16 - Honor Roll Assembly (by grade; times are forthcoming)

- 11/17 - Attendance Assembly

- 11/20 - FOB Meeting at The Atlantic

- 11/22 - 24 - Thanksgiving Break

Have a great week!


Naomi Nakayama, Principal

Budlong Elementary School


Call for Recipes!

Friends of Budlong is publishing a school cookbook! Please submit your family recipes by November 15. 

Please see flyers here (English) and here (translations) for details. 

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