About Lakewood

  • Lakewood Elementary School is directly aligned to District 300’s central mission: to provide engaging and inclusive educational experiences that empower and equip all students to discover, innovate, and succeed now and in the future. 

    Lakewood Elementary School is located in Carpentersville, Illinois, a northwest Chicago suburb in northern Kane County. Our school is approximately 3.2 miles north of the Interstate 90 and Route 25 interchange. Carpentersville has a population of 38,921, according to the United States Census. 

    Our primary feeder pattern schools are Carpentersville Middle and Dundee-Crown High School. To view your residence's feeder pattern, please visit our Attendance Boundaries/Zones webpage at https://www.d300.org/AttendanceBoundariesZones and enter your address using MySchool Locator.

    In the 2022-2023 school year, Lakewood Elementary School served 716 students from the community of Carpentersville. We celebrate our diverse student population: 


    Total Enrollment 716 Caucasian 5.9% African American 3.5% Hispanic 89.1% Asian 0.4% American Indian 0% Pacific Islander 0%

    2+ races 1% Low Income 59.4% Disabilities 12% English Learners 53.5% Homeless 1%


    Lakewood Elementary School is part of District 300, the 6th largest school district in Illinois based on student enrollment. District 300 serves over 23,000 students and covers 118 square miles in northern Illinois. The district includes 17 elementary schools, 4 middle schools, 3 high schools, 1 kindergarten through 8th grade school, 1 early childhood center, and 1 alternative school.


    Fast Facts

    • Mascot: Bulldog
    • School Colors: Red / Royal Blue
    • Year Built: 1959

Maps and Directions

  • Directions:

    1651 Ravine Lane, Carpentersville, IL 60110

    From Route 68 and Route 25, go one mile north to L.W. Besinger Drive, go west one block to Ravine Lane; go south on Ravine Lane one block to the school.