Welcome to Queen Bee Schools, District 16

The mission of Queen Bee Schools is to set high standards to ensure that all students learn, grow, and achieve.

Queen Bee School District 16 is one of two elementary (PreK-8) school districts located in Glendale Heights, Illinois. Glendale Heights, approximately 25 miles west of Chicago, is situated in Northwest Dupage County and Bloomingdale Township. It is governed by a Board of Education, whose seven members are elected by the citizens in the community. The Board meets monthly in open meeting sessions at the District Professional Development Center which is located in the rear lower level of Queen Bee School at 1525 Bloomingdale Road on dates publicized locally. The Dr. James White Administrative Center which houses the district’s central office, is located in the lower southeast end of Glenside Middle School. In addition to the Office of the Superintendent of Schools, the Instructional Services, Business, and Special Services Offices are located in the Administrative Center.

Recent News

5Essentials Survey
Posted on 01/12/2015
This is an anonymous survey that provides you the opportunity to give feedback about your child's school(s) and your perception about the teachers, administrators and district programs. We HIGHLY encourage you to participate in this important data gathering process so that we can improve areas of need.   READ MORE...
A Middle School Parents' Event
Posted on 12/04/2014
We invite parents to attend the FREE informative event to learn the steps necessary to help your middle school child successfully prepare for high school and the world of work.  READ MORE...
School Board Election Information
Posted on 10/03/2014
Illinois School Board elections will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2015. The Queen Bee School District 16 Board of Education will have three 4-year terms listed on the April election ballot.  READ MORE...
School Funding Reform Act SB16
Posted on 10/02/2014
Please read the Superintendent's reaction to the School Reform Act Senate Bill 16 which will have a financial impact on Queen Bee.  READ MORE...
Glenbard Parent Series (GPS): Navigating Healthy Families
Posted on 10/01/2014
Read more to find updated information on the Glenbard Parent Series. District 87 offers many programs to help parents face the challenges of parenting with the information you need and the support of other families. Programs are held monthly throughout the year at the four Glenbard schools.  READ MORE...
School Profiles for Glenbard North and Glenbard West
Posted on 09/22/2014
The school profiles for the two Glenbard schools that students from Glenside will attend have been posted in order to provide you with information regarding the high school programs. Check them out!   READ MORE...
Queen Bee District 16 Superintendent and Glenside Middle School Assistant Principal take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted on 08/25/2014
Victoria Tabbert accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from District 87 Superintendent Dr. David Larson. Glenside Middle School Teachers also challenged Ms. Tabbert to do the challenge, along with Glenside Middle School Assistant Principal, Astrid Rodrigues. Read more to see the video and find out who they challenge.  READ MORE...
Student Accident Insurance Available Now
Posted on 08/22/2014
School recess, one-day field trips and general day-to-day activities can all lead to injuries. Having coverage during school hours, or around the clock can insure your loved ones get the care they need without financial hardship to your family. Any enrolled student is eligible for coverage.   READ MORE...