Flossmoor School District Welcomes Keith Davis as the New Heather Hill Principal for the 2016-2017 School Year
Please welcome Keith Davis as our new Heather Hill Principal. He is excited to assist Heather Hill Elementary School in continuing to strengthen its culture of excellence and looks forward to working with the great educators and families throughout the school and district. He possesses over nine years of educational experience, which spans grade levels K-12 with his most recent administrative experience being Assistant Principal of Curriculum and Instruction at Confluence Academy-Old North Campus in Saint Louis, MO. He has also been Dean of Students, History Department Chair, and head football coach at Urban Prep Academies for Young Men-West Campus in Chicago, IL. Currently, he holds a Masters of Education degree in Educational Organization and Leadership from DePaul University and will complete his doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from Saint Louis University by May 2016.
Mr. Davis states, “I am dedicated to the success of students and I look forward to using my experiences, training, and professional development to help students and their families. My main goal is to assist in the academic and socio-emotional progress of students. I find that one of the greatest rewards in life is experiencing first-hand student achievement and progress.
During the course of my tenure as principal, I hope that we will work together to provide the students of Heather Hill Elementary School an exemplary education and afford them opportunities that will prepare them to be model citizens and lifelong learners. I welcome your input, suggestions, and concerns as my door will always be open. We will make excellence a habit at Heather Hill Elementary School.”
Flossmoor School District 161 named Apple Distinguished Program (2015-2017)
Flossmoor School District 161 is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program for 2015-2017 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. Read more...
To view the letter from Apple, please click here.
Friday, April 29, 2016