Community Coffee & Tours

Please click here for more information regarding the upcoming Community Coffee taking place at Parker Junior High on Wednesday, November 4th. 

Community Letter

Please take a moment to view this letter from District 161. 

Center for Talent Development

Please click here to read more information about Northwestern University's upcoming Accelerated Weekend Experience on November 7-8, 2015.

Parent Universities: October, 2015


October 15, 2015 6:30-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa
Navigating the District Website and Connecting to Classroom Information and Resources

This session highlights the important information available on the district's website and shows parents/guardians how teachers are bringing your child's classroom activities and resources to you to extend learning beyond the school day.
For more information, please 
click here.

October 22, 2015 6:30-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa
Maximizing 20 Minute Parent Conferences
Attend this session and learn strategies to help make the most of 20-minute Parent/Teacher Conferences and improve opportunities for your child's success.

For more information, please click here.

October 28, 2015 6:30-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa
Odyssey Learning: Curriculum Tools for Student Learning

In this hands-on session, parents/guardians will learn about odyssey Learning, a personalized learning resource for each student in Flossmoor SD 161. Correlated to NWEA MAP, Odyssey Learning activities provide students targeted learning paths based on their scores in Math and Reading. Parents/Guardians will explore the student activities and see how to monitor progress a student is making toward meeting learning targets.
For more information, please click here.

Congratulations on Receiving the Apple Distinguished Program

Flossmoor School District 161 named Apple Distinguished Program (2013-2015)

Flossmoor School District 161 is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program for 2013-2015 for its 21st Century Learning Initiative: Personalized Learning Using Digital Tools

The Apple Distinguished Program designation is reserved for programs that meet criteria for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence, and demonstrate Apple’s vision of exemplary learning environments.

The selection of Flossmoor School District 161 as an Apple Distinguished Program highlights our success as an innovative and compelling learning environment that engages students and provides tangible evidence of academic accomplishment. 

To view the letter from Apple, please click here.

Local Weather

Today, 10/8/2015
High: 78 Low: 56
Mostly cloudy
14% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/9/2015
High: 57 Low: 48
Mostly cloudy
7% chance of precipitation.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 8
Parent University
PBIS Parent Meeting
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Friday, October 9
Parent University
Parent Visiting Day
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Monday, October 12
Columbus Day - Schools Closed
Tuesday, October 13
Board of Education Meeting
7:00 PM
@ District Office 

Wednesday, October 14
Intervention Convention
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM