A member of the Illinois Association of School Boards, Bloomingdale School District 13 has been serving the community for more than 100 years. Approximately 1,225 students attend the district's three schools: DuJardin Elementary, Erickson Elementary, both K-5, and Westfield Middle School, grades 6-8. With more than 130 teachers and instructional aides, District 13 ranks as one of the top area school districts with a high percentage of adults per child. Its fine arts, gifted student and special education inclusion programs are highly regarded throughout the DuPage County community. District 13 works with both private industry and community governmental groups to share ideas, resources and research - actively participating in the Bloomingdale Inter-governmental Group, the Chamber of Commerce and the CHARACTER COUNTS! Coalition.
District 13 is located in DuPage County, approximately 15 miles west of Chicago. Students residing in Bloomingdale, Roselle, Medinah and Addison attend the district's schools. The district is located near such landmarks as Indian Lakes Hilton Resort, Old Town Bloomingdale and Stratford Square Mall. District 13 students graduate to Lake Park High School in nearby Roselle. Click here to view a district map.
District 13 provides its students with the traditional academic curriculum of mathematics, science, social studies, language arts, music, art and physical education as well as drama, communications and Spanish at the middle school level. Classroom studies are enhanced by Instructional Media Centers and state-of-the-art computer laboratories. Students are also offered special services such as counseling, health care, special education and gifted programs. In addition to a highly dedicated staff, the district is assisted by a team of committed volunteers, serving the schools as members of the parent-teacher organizations and the district's Community Involvement Committee pool of parent and community volunteers.