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Walden Elementary School


Dr. Scott Schwartz
847-945-9660 x3102
Principal’s Blog
Twitter: @scaschwa | @109Walden
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Assistant Principal
Michael Rodrigo
847-945-9660 x3150

Twitter: @MrRodrigo5

Walden Elementary School

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School Hours: 
Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Fri: 8:40 AM – 3:25 PM
Wednesday: 8:40 AM – 2:25 PM

Students may arrive as early as 8:25am, when adult supervision begins.

Lunch Hours
K-1 = 11:25-12:20 (lunch/recess)
2nd-3rd = 11:25-12:20 (recess/lunch)
4th-5th = 12:25-1:20 (lunch/recess)

To report an absence, you can email waldenattendance@dps109.org or call the school nurse at (847) 945-9660, extension 3, by 8:40am.
Our goal is to keep Walden Elementary School a bully-free zone every day.
Please use the button below to submit a bullying report or share other concerns, or give a shout out to someone who has done something positive for the Walden community.

News and Announcements
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Can you guess the “word of the week” using the clues in the left? ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago

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A great song lead by Mrs. Ballinger and sung by our entire student body in honor of Veterans Day! ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

Our 4th graders lead us in our National Anthem! ... See MoreSee Less

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