2014-2015 Highlights

    Please click here to read important information from Superintendent Doster regarding District 161 initiatives, including the five-year strategic plan. 

    School Time Changes for 2014-2015

    At the February 10th, 2014 Board of Education meeting, the Board approved time changes for our four elementary buildings and Parker Junior High School. The changes will take effect starting in the 2014-2015 school year. For more information, please click here.

    News to Share

    Flossmoor Hills is proud of it's two staff members who are Those Who Excel Finalists. Congratulations to Alison Kmiec our Special Education Resource Teacher and Jori Tarjan our  Speech Language Pathologist.

    PLEASE SEE THE 2014-2015 SUPPLY LIST THAT IS LISTED UNDER THE PARENTS CORNER.

    Social Media Update

    Flossmoor School District 161 has a new Facebook page and we are inviting you to visit us there and 'like' the new page. The name of the page recently changed, so you may need to 're-like' us. We also encourage you to visit our Twitter feed on the right side of this page. 

                              

    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.

    Parents' Corner

    Student supplies by grade level.
    Grade Level Supply Lists.doc
    To report a student absence, please call the Attendance Line at (708) 709-7699 ext. 2053.

    Leave your name, student's name and reason for absence.  After 8:30 a.m. you may contact the school directly at (708) 647-7100.

    Approved Safe Snack List is attached for all birthday and classroom celebrations


    http://www.sd161.org/www/ud00/e/e30dbd167efd483d81806f84ad3f7bd0/Personal_Documents/SAFE%20SNACK%20LIST9pdf.pdf

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    Weather Procedures - Outdoor recess unless:
    *   Rain,  or icy conditions
    *   Below 20 degrees or wind chill 10 degrees
    *   Extremely high winds

    Local Weather

    Today, 7/30/2014
    High: 77 Low: 58
    Chance rain showers
    32% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 7/31/2014
    High: 80 Low: 62
    Slight chance thunderstorms
    20% chance of precipitation.

    Upcoming Events

    Tuesday, September 9
    District PTO Meeting
    9:30 AM
    @ Serena HIlls School

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