Principal: Ryan D. Forkert
Assistant Principal: Jason Scott
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

Thank you to all of our families for another great school year at Luxmanor!  We hope you have a restful and enjoyable summer!  Below you will find important dates for the start of the school year.

Wednesday, August 28th , New Parent Night, 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 28th , Kindergarten Back to School Night, 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, August 29th , Open House, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 3rd , First day of school

Tuesday, September 10th , Back to School Night, Grades 1-5, 7:00 p.m

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.


Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year!  We are looking forward to seeing all of our families at our Open House on Thursday, August 29th from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.  Please read our welcome back letter for the 2019-2020 school year.

Mr. Scott, our new assistant principal, the staff and I are looking forward to another great school year at Luxmanor!

Summer Reading!

One of the best summer reading programs can be found at your local library!  From June 15 to August 31, Montgomery County Public Libraries are sponsoring the  Read and Learn Program . Children will have the opportunity to read books, participate in exciting learning activities, earn badges, and win prizes.  Below you will find grade level reading lists and additional information regarding MCPL's summer reading program.  Have a wonderful summer!

MCPL Program

Kindergarten Reading List

First Grade Reading List

Second Grade Reading List

Third Grade Reading List

Fourth Grade Reading List

Fifth Grade Reading List

School Supplies

Please view the Luxmanor School Supplies List for items needed for students in all grade levels.

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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