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.

Chess Team

Members of the Parker Junior High 7th and 8th grade chess team traveled to Bloomington Normal on February 27th and 28th to participate in the State Chess tournament. 7th grade team members are pictured first with 8th grade team members pictured below. Great job team!


Science Fest 2015

Please take a moment to read this important information regarding the 2015 Science Fest!

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, 3/4/2015
High: 19 Low: 0
Mostly cloudy
7% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 3/5/2015
High: 16 Low: 2
Mostly sunny
1% chance of precipitation.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 5
Science Fest Information Night
6:30 PM
@ Parker Junior High

Friday, March 6
End of 2nd Trimester (61 school days)
Monday, March 9
Board of Education Meeting
7:30 PM
@ District Office
Tuesday, March 10
District PTO Meeting
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
@ District Office 

Tuesday, March 17
St. Patrick's Day