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.

Flossmoor Road Viaduct Closing Information

Please read this important information regarding the upcoming closing of the Flossmoor Road viaduct, beginning on Monday, August 11th. 

Beginning Band Sign Up

Attention 5th grade students and parents:

Beginning Band Sign-Up Night will take place on Tuesday, September 2nd from 4:00-8:30 PM at Parker Junior High. Please click here for more details.

2014-2015 Highlights

Please click here to read important information from Superintendent Doster regarding District 161 initiatives, including the five-year strategic 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, 8/31/2014
High: 84 Low: 70
Partly sunny
14% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/1/2014
High: 82 Low: 68
Thunderstorms likely
65% chance of precipitation.

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Upcoming Events

Monday, September 1
Labor Day - No School
Wednesday, September 3
Elementary Open Houses
7:00 PM
@ elementary sites 
Thursday, September 4
Parker Junior High Open House
7:00 PM
Monday, September 8
Board of Education Meeting
7:30 PM
@ District office

Tuesday, September 9
District PTO Meeting
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
@ District Office