Lake Superior, Photograph provided by local Thomas Spence

Our school is an active, bustling little community, and we always have plenty of great news to report about our students, teachers, and events. We also like to post articles that will help parents and students make the most of the educational experience, so check back often!

Arrowhead Transit Transportation Issues

Brandon Nurmi is the new transit manager for Arrowhead Transit in the Lake County and Cook County areas. He is responsible for ensuring that transportation for Birch Grove Community School is safe, reliable, and customer friendly. Please take a moment to read his apology letter regarding the recent issues with the bus service.

Register Now For Campsite Kids!

Summer is here, and it’s time to join us for Campsite Kids. Our program runs from June through August (except for July 4). This is a summer program for students in kindergarten through 5th grade. This program offers a lot of fun for your child. Please see our Campside Kids page for more information.

Register Now For Summer Saplings!

Join us for the Summer Saplings program! The Summer Saplings program runs from June through August (except for July 4). Our program offers qualified care for three to five year olds, creative projects and activities, weekly access to the school library, lots of supervised summer fun, and more! Please see our Summer Saplings page for complete details.

Weekly Newsletter

Our weekly newsletter contains important dates to remember, upcoming events, special notices, and updates from classroom teachers as to what is happening in the classroom. We send a copy home with your child weekly, but you may also view or print it here.

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