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.

Camp Invention

Flossmoor School District 161 invites you to take a look at information regarding Camp Invention for students entering grades 1-6. Camp Invention will be held at Serena Hills Elementary School from June 15th-26th. For more information, please click here.

Parent University Feedback

Give your feedback about Parent University topics!

We have just finished our first year of a successful Parent University. You can review some of our courses here.  

As we move into Year 2 of Parent University, we actively seek input from our parents/guardians. Thank you for taking the time to take this survey!

Preschool Screening

Please click here for information on preschool screening in Flossmoor School District 161 on Wednesday, May 27th. 

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, 5/27/2015
High: 79 Low: 58
Chance rain showers
28% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/28/2015
High: 80 Low: 62
Partly sunny
13% chance of precipitation.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, May 27
Strategic Planning Committee Meeting
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
@ District Office
Friday, May 29
School Improvement Day - 1/2 Day of school for students
Junior High Students Dismissed at 10:45 a,m.; elementary students dismissed at 11:15 a.m.
Strategic Planning Committee Meeting
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
@ District office
Thursday, June 4
8th Grade Graduation
Monday, June 8
Last day of school for students
Board of Education Meeting
7:30 PM
@ District Office