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

For students enrolled in Queen Bee Summer School:
Summer school is held at Glenside Middle School from July 11-28 (Monday-Thursday only) from 8:30-11:30.
View pictures from a recent event at Glen Hill Primary School, where families got an opportunity to meet our baby chicks.
Pre-School Screening
Posted on 06/02/2016
District 16 Pre-School Screening is August 29th & 31st. Read more for more information.  READ MORE...
Free Summer Meals
Posted on 05/26/2016
For all children 18 and under, available to all families. Free healthy and nutritious summer meals are available for children and teens when school is out.  READ MORE...
2016-2017 Online Registration
Posted on 05/01/2016
Read more to find out the steps to complete Online Registration.  READ MORE...
Letter to Parents of Students at Americana
Posted on 02/25/2016
A letter that was sent home to parents of students at Americana Intermediate School.  READ MORE...
Student Accident Insurance Available Now
Posted on 08/10/2015
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...
Glenbard Parent Series (GPS): Navigating Healthy Families
Posted on 10/31/2014
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 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...
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...