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.

School Board Election

Nominating petition forms for the April 7, 2015 school board election in Flossmoor School District 161 are available. Please click here for more information. 

iPad Deployment

Please take a moment to read this important information regarding iPad deployment from Tony Le, Director of Technology in District 161.

Parent Engagement Series

Attention Parents!

We are pleased to announce new Flossmoor SD161 Parent University sessions for Connected Parents for 2014-15.

Title: Odyssey Learning: Curriculum Tools for Student Learning

Session 2A September 24 6:30-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa
Session 2C September 25 10:00-11:00 AM @ Normandy Villa

Title: Getting Familiar with the iPad to Support My Student as a Learner Part 1
Session 3A October 8 6:30-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa (bring your child’s iPad)
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Health Information EVD68

Please take a moment to view this important information regarding the Enterovirus D68 which has effected communities across the state of Illinois. 

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






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, 9/20/2014
High: 82 Low: 61
Thunderstorms likely
64% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/21/2014
High: 72 Low: 52
Partly sunny
10% chance of precipitation.

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Upcoming Events

Monday, September 22
Committee of the Whole Meeting
7:00 PM
@ District Office

Wednesday, September 24
Parent U-Odyssey Learning: Curriculum Tools for Student Learning
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
@ Normandy Villa
Session description

Thursday, September 25
Parent U-Odyssey Learning: Curriculum Tools for Student Learning
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
@ Normandy Villa
Session description

Wednesday, October 8
Parent U-Getting Familiar with the iPad to Support My Student as a Learner Part1
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
@ Normandy Villa
Session description
Friday, October 10
School Improvement Day - 1/2 day of school for students