Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

District 161 will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the new entrance/addition at Parker Junior High. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, August 27th at 6:15 PM at Parker. For more information, please click here.

Center For Talent Development

Please click here to read more information about Northwestern University's upcoming Accelerated Weekend Experience on November 7-8, 2015.

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, 8/27/2015
High: 75 Low: 57
Partly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 8/28/2015
High: 79 Low: 65
Mostly cloudy
5% chance of precipitation.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 27
Parker Junior High Open House
7:00 PM
Monday, August 31
Committee of the Whole Meeting
7:00 PM
@ District Office 

Thursday, September 3
District PTO Meeting
8:30 AM
@ District Office

Friday, September 4
School Improvement Day - Early Dismissal