Ms. Brito and Mr. Russell and excited to present the proposal for the Blaine Library Lab initiative! Please join us for one of the upcoming informational sessions to learn more about the proposed enhancements to the Library space, and how the initiative w... Read More
We would like to wish everyone a safe, relaxing and enjoyable Thanksgiving holiday! We have a lot to be thankful for, and appreciate the wonderful staff, students and families who help to make Blaine such a special place to be! Happy Thanksgiving to all, ... Read More
Attention 5th-8th graders! Break out the art supplies and enter the Tea Dance Logo Contest! If your logo wins, it will be used on this year’s Tea Dance program and tickets! To enter the contest, draw your Tea Dance logo on white paper with a black p... Read More
Cold weather has officially arrived in Chicago! Please be sure to send your students to school with appropriate clothing for the cold weather. We rely on indoor recess as a last resort, and send students outside whenever weather permits. As a guide, we ha... Read More
With the GROWCommunity Enrollment Policy, 8th grade students from any of the GROW elementary schools who apply to Amundsen or Lake View through GoCPS will be guaranteed admission, regardless of where they live. GROWCommunity hosted a webinar that walks pr... Read More
By popular demand, Pollack Photography is reopening Blaine’s photo album! Pictures can be ordered with delivery to school through the end of the day, tomorrow, November 1st. After that, any orders will have to be shipped to individual homes and will inc... Read More
Halloween is Tuesday, October 31st, and we know it is a favorite time for kids (and some adults). As you prepare for Halloween, please note the following information to make sure our kids stay safe and healthy:
* In line with Blaine’s Wellness Polic... Read More
Parents and students – we need your help to keep our community safe.
Every day, Blaine Elementary welcomes over 900 students to school. 90% of those students arrive at the same time – for the 8:00 bell! Because of this, foot traffic and auto traffic is ... Read More
Hello Blaine Families!
We are honored to have been able to photograph your children at Blaine! The pictures are now posted and will be available until end of day on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27. Retake day is on Tuesday, October 17. Please let us know if your ch... Read More
We are fast approaching the October 16th mandated deadline for all health records to be turned in to the main office. If a doctor’s appointment is scheduled after the deadline, please provide an appointment card/documentation regarding the appointme... Read More