District Outreach

    Flossmoor School District is accepting gently used clothing and household items for SPEED Cooperative's upcycle and resale store ALLURE.

    ALLURE, a program of SPEED's Academy for Lifelong Learning, supports students in developing vocational skills.

    The District Office will accept items M-F, 8:00-4:00 A tax receipt for the donation will be provided.

    Navigating eChalk

    Flossmoor School District 161 is committed to providing our stakeholders timely information and helpful hints on our District and School eChalk websites. Please click here for helpful tips on navigating the Flossmoor School District 161 websites.

    Reduced Internet Rates

    Please read this information from the September 3, 2012 edition of the HF Patch, written by Ryan Fitzpatrick regarding reduced Comcast internet rates for some families.

    PE Waiver Hearing Notice

    A public hearing to approve a proposed waiver to modify State Board of Education Code mandates regarding waivers or modifications of the daily physical education requirement is scheduled for August 5, 2014 at 7:30 A.M. at the Normandy Villa Administrative Offices. For more information, please click here. 

    Read Our Newsletter

    The latest edition of the Flossmoor 161 Visions newsletter is now available. Please click on the link below.

    District Construction

    Please take a moment to view information regarding construction projects from around the District, as well as plans regarding the Parker Construction project. 

    District Overview of Capital Improvements
    Parker Floor Plan

    District Facebook

    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. 


    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.

    More information to follow.

    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.

    Summer School 2014


    Summer School begins on June 18th and lasts through July 24th. You can view teacher class pages or summer enrichment pages for more information. If you want to report an absence or have any general questions, you can call the summer school office at 647-5501. 

    Local Weather

    Today, 7/24/2014
    High: 74 Low: 56
    Mostly sunny
    0% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 7/25/2014
    High: 76 Low: 65
    Chance thunderstorms
    28% chance of precipitation.

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    Upcoming Events

    Mon, Jul 21 - Thu, Jul 24
    Summer School
    @ Parker Junior High
    Tuesday, August 5
    PE Waiver Hearing
    7:30 AM
    @ District Office
    Monday, August 11
    Board of Education Meeting
    7:30 PM
    @ District Office 

    Thursday, August 21
    Teacher Institute Day
    Friday, August 22
    Teacher Institute Day