Principal: Ryan D. Forkert
Principal Intern: Jennifer Redden
School Hours: 9:00 am to 3:25 pm
                  Address: 5701 Grosvenor Lane, Bethesda, MD  20814
Phone: (240) 740-0820
Fax: (240) 740-4390

A Message From The Principal

The third marking period has officially begun! In February, we have some exciting events that I hope you can join us for:

  • The Red and White Dance will take place in our APR February 8th
  • Valentine's Day parties for grades K-5 will take place on February 14th  a 2:15 p.m.
  • The Harlem Wizards will be visiting our students on February 22nd  during their lunch time in support of the Tilden MS basketball game.  Mr. Hart will be representing Luxmanor ES at that evening event. 

As a reminder, there is no school on Monday, February 18, 2019.

Luxmanor Selected as 2018 National Blue Ribbon School

Luxmanor has been selected as a National Blue Ribbon School. 


Blue Ribbon--2018
Please read the U.S Department of Education announcement to learn more about Luxmanor and the Blue Ribbon award.

Luxmanor Vision Statement

All children will receive the respect, encouragement and opportunities they need to build the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be successful, contributing members of a global society.

School Mission Statement

Every student will receive a high-quality education to prepare for college and career success through dedicated teaching and learning.

Kindergarten Orientation

If you have a child who will be eligible for kindergarten in the fall of 2019, please print and compete the Kindergarten Orientation Form.  After completion, please scan and e-mail to Ms. Deborah Colin AND Mrs. Barbara McGolrick

School Supplies 2018-2019

Teachers have prepared a list of school supplies that they would like students to have for the 2018-2019 school year.

Bus Schedules

Need to know about bus pick-up and drop off? Please read our morning bus schedule and afternoon bus schedule to find out what you need to know.

Lunch and Recess

Please check out our updated lunch and recess schedule for the 2018-2019 school year.

Middle School Magnet Options

Read about the options for middle school magnet programs.

Under Construction!

As you are aware, this is our last year in our current school.  During the summer of 2018, we will move to the Grosvenor Holding School on Grosvenor Lane while our current building is torn down and a new building is constructed for us.  Go to our Luxmanor Revitalization and Expansion page to find all of the documents related to our move, including design plans and a video animation of the new building.

Volunteer Training

All volunteers need to complete the Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect: For Volunteers and Contractors training before volunteering at Luxmanor. When you have completed the training you will receive an email confirmation. Please either forward this confirmation to our principal intern Jennifer Redden or provide a copy of the email confirmation to Barbara McGolrick, our administrative secretary.   

Joining the Listserv

We invite all parents and staff members to join the Luxmanor Elementary School Listserv. To join, follow the two steps below.

1.    Review this PDF document.

2.    Click this link and follow the steps.  Refer to the the PDF document linked above if you have questions.

If you believe you have already joined but never responded to confirm, have never received a message from the list, or have any problems, contact the listserv moderator, Rachel Scherr.

How to Receive MCPS Emergency Information

Click on the flyer for ways to receive MCPS emergency updates.



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