Lyman A. Budlong Elementary School

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


News & Announcements


Posted on October 12, 2017 at 2:05 PM

Dear Budlong Families,

We will be extending collection days through Monday, October 16. We will be sharing information with students over the next few days about the natural disasters, and the relief efforts. Teachers will be sharing age appropriate information and connecting to the larger idea of helping those in need.

Thank you to those who have donated, both with monetary donations and with items for La Casa Puertorriquena. And again, we will be taking donations thro...

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Principal's Letter- September 28, 2017

Posted on September 28, 2017 at 10:20 AM

Dear Budlong Families,

Over the past few weeks, destruction has hit numerous places around the world. As part of the global community, Budlong feels the pain of this devastation affecting our family, friends, and even that of strangers being directly impacted. We need to help, and to involve our students and school community, Friends of Budlong will be collecting donations toward hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico and earthquake relief efforts in Mexico. We will be dona...

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Principal's Letter- September 25, 2017

Posted on September 25, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Dear Families,

Please take a few moments to complete this survey. It's a very quick survey, and will allow Friends of Budlong to hear your feedback on the upcoming school year's fundraising. We are always looking for volunteers to help with various events, so please do take this survey.

The October meeting will be on Monday, the 16th. Looking forward to see everyone there.

Principal's Letter- September 24, 2017

Posted on September 25, 2017 at 12:10 AM

Dear Families,

Last week was a fun-filled. Thank you to everyone who came out for Curriculum Night last Tuesday. We hope you enjoyed learning about the highlights planned for your student's class this year. As always use our website and parent portal to continue to communicate and share info throughout the year.

If you have not yet signed up for parent portal, click here:

Peace Day on Thursday was so much fun. Thank you to Ms. ...

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Principal's Letter- September 15, 2017

Posted on September 15, 2017 at 4:25 PM


Dear Families,

Happy Friday! Hard to believe we are two weeks in to the new school year, especially with this beautiful weather.

Please ask your student(s) about “Be your own Budlong Beautiful” and what they did as a class to celebrate ourselves. We are so very proud of our students and the uniqueness each one brings to our school! Please join us for Peace Day on 9/21 at 9:30 on the field for a celebration of Budlong’s beauty and as we pledge t...

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