About Lakewood

  • Lakewood Elementary School is directly aligned to District 300’s central mission: to ensure all students are college or career ready upon graduation. 

    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.  

    Lakewood Elementary School serves 697 students from the community of Carpentersville. We celebrate our diverse student population: 


    Total Enrollment 697 Caucasian 36 African American 31Hispanic 615 Asian 8 American Indian 3

    2+ races 4 Low Income 494 Disabilities 97 English Learners 432 Homeless 2


    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 15 elementary schools, 5 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.