For over 130 years, LFCDS has provided a program that is rich in tradition and spans the pedagogical spectrum. We strive to maintain a balance between academic and social-emotional development; an approach that allows us to graduate exceptional students and even better people.  

---  Alex Sheridan, Director of Enrollment, Marketing, and Financial Aid

There are a variety of ways to learn more about our school:

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  • Call the Admissions Office

    We welcome your call. We would be happy to answer any questions you may have, as well as set up an in-person appointment for a personalized campus tour. Please call the Admission Office at (847) 615-6151.
  • Submit an Inquiry

    This form asks for the minimum amount of information we need to respond to your inquiry, such as child's age/grade, family address, and an email address and/or phone number at where you can be reached.

    Please click here to submit an inquiry.
  • Register for an Open House

    During an Open House, you'll have the opportunity to hear our Head of School speak, engage with a student panel, and interact with administrators, teachers, and current parents. A current parent will take you on a tour of the School.

    Please click here to register for an
    Open House.

Meet the Staff

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  • Photo of Alex Sheridan

    Alex Sheridan 

    Director of Enrollment, Marketing, and Financial Aid
    (847) 615-6118
  • Photo of Lisa Horstmann

    Lisa Horstmann 

    Associate Director of Enrollment and Financial Aid
    (847) 615-6188
  • Photo of Paige Phelps

    Paige Phelps 

    Marketing and Communications Manager
    (847) 615-6129
A co-educational independent private school for students age 2 through Grade 8.
Graduating students of strong character with a passion for learning since 1888.
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Lake Forest Country Day School