Lyman A. Budlong Elementary School

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


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Principal's Letter- September 12, 2017

Posted on September 12, 2017 at 10:30 PM

Dear Families,

A few exciting things to note:

Budlong is so proud of the diversity in our school, and to embrace everyone within the school community, we are announcing a school-wide campaign called, "Be your own kind of Budlong beautiful." Students and teachers will be working to build and articulate their ideas around this theme. Bulletin boards have been decorated celebrating all our students and their strengths. We will again be celebrating International Peace Day, tying in...

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Principal's Letter- July 20, 2017

Posted on July 20, 2017 at 8:10 AM

July 20, 2017

Dear Budlong Families,

I hope summer is going well, we are busy planning and preparing for the fall. To kick off the 2017-18 year, please join our Network 2 Back to School Bash on Monday, August 14, 2017 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. There will be music, games and best of all, school supplies.

Below is information regarding registration for next year. Have a great summer, and I look forward to seeing everyone in the fall!

Naomi Nakayama, ...

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Principal's Letter - June 16, 2017: End of the Year.

Posted on June 16, 2017 at 5:15 PM

Dear Budlong Families,

With only two more days to go, we close out another school year, and let us celebrate the accomplishments of our students. From singing and dancing in Budlong Meets Broadway, viewing the Bud-ing Artists Gallery, competing in spelling bees, attending awards assemblies, conducting science experiments, travelling to college visits, to walking in the graduation processional, 2016-17 gave us memories that will make us smile for years to come.

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Bronze National Healthy Schools Award

Posted on May 19, 2017 at 12:30 AM


We are proud to announce that Lyman A. Budlong has made the list of America's #HealthiestSchools from @The Alliance for a Healthier Generation! See what a school culture of health looks like:

Established Supportive School Rating 2017-2018

Posted on May 5, 2017 at 12:30 AM

Budlong will receive the Established Supportive School rating for School Year 2017-2018. We are being recognized for the hard work we put in to support social, emotional, and academic growth for all students.