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    John Muir Literacy Academy
    1973 N. Kensington Lane
    Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

    Principal: Carolyn Allar
    Assistant Principal: Cory Burke

    Phone: (847) 357-6444
    Fax: (847) 357-6445

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    February 18, 2019
    February 19, 2019
    • Family Engineering (STEM) Night

      February 19, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
      522 E Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60194, USA

      Family Engineering Night (STEM Night) – 6:30 – 8 p.m. on Feb. 19

      These events will take place at the District 54 Professional Learning Center, 522 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg. Please register by visiting For more information, contact Meg Kwak at 847-357-6586 or

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    Student-Led Conferences on February 14 and 15

    Student-led conferences will be held on February 14-15, 2019.  Classes will dismiss at 11:40 am on February 14 to accommodate conferences in the afternoon and evening.  Conferences will conclude the morning of February 15.  We hope to see all of you here. The Scholastic Book Fair will be running during conferences in the main hallway. […]...

    Principal’s Message – January 28, 2019

    Muir Community, As we experience frigid temperatures, please make sure that your children are bundled up! Below, I have included our district cold weather response plan for school closings. When we are in school, if the temperature with the wind chill is above 0, we will have students line up outside in the morning and […]...

    No School on Monday, January 21, 2019

    All District 54 schools and offices are closed to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr’s. birthday on Monday, January 21, 2019....

    Principal’s Message – December 15, 2018

    It is hard to believe that winter break will begin at the end of the day on Friday, December 21st.  We are sure the students and staff of John Muir Literacy Academy will be looking forward to time with family and friends.  In our last week of school in 2018, students and staff will be […]...

    Principal’s Message – November 30, 2018

    Happy Friday to all John Muir Families! Our students worked diligently this week to complete their MAP testing. Students used their testing time wisely and worked extremely hard to answer all of their grade level questions. It was exciting to see how proud our students were reflecting on their own individual success. A special thank […]...