Locust Elementary School

539 S. Locust St., Marengo, IL 60152
Telephone: (815)568-7632   Fax: (815)568-1830
Welcome to Locust School
Locust School serves Preschool through 3rd grade students.  School Principal: Suellen Lopez,
School Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Morning Preschool: 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Afternoon Preschool: 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5th - No School Labor Day
6th - Locust Picture Day
8th - Locust Parent Night
          1st & 2nd Grades 6:00-6:45 p.m.
          Kindergarten & Preschool 6:45-7:30 p.m.
          3rd Grade 7:30-8:15 p.m.
21st - 1st Quarter Mid-Term
29th - Mid-Term reports go home (for academic concerns only)
30th- Early Dismissal Locust 11:25  NO PRE-K
Lunch for 2016-2017

Lunch - $2.60 Reduced Lunch - $ .40 (lunch includes a milk)
Breakfast - $1.50 Reduced Breakfast - $ .30
Milk - $ .45 (purchased as an extra milk regardless of lunch status)

The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.  (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at the USDA office, or call (866)632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202)690-7442 or email at

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800)877-8339; or (800)845-6136 (Spanish).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


Mission Statement: District #165's mission is to form a community partnership dedicated to providing a solid educational foundation that enables students to become confident, self-sufficient and productive citizens. Students shall have the academic and technological opportunities to achieve their full potential in a nurturing environment.

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If you are in need of the lunch application on paper you must notify your child's school to have one sent home with your child.