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.

Community Coffees

Flossmoor School District 161 cordially invites you to our District Coffee events this school year. Please click here for more details on the next event which will take place on February 3, 2015. 

Math Bowl

Information regarding the 2015 Math Bowl for 1st-8th grade students is available by clicking here. All permission slips with a parent signature are due no later than January 30, 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, 1/27/2015
High: 33 Low: 13
Mostly cloudy
13% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/28/2015
High: 35 Low: 33
Partly sunny
4% chance of precipitation.

Needs Assessment Survey

Parents & Staff:

Please assist the special education department in planning for the 2015-2016 school year.  Your input is valuable to us. 

Parents: For your survey, please click here.
Staff: For your survey, please click here.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 28
Board Retreat
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
@ District Office
District PTO Meeting - Topic: HF's Principal Dr. Ryan Pitcock's Presentation
6:30 PM
@ Parker Junior High

Tuesday, February 3
District Coffee
6:30 PM
@ District Office 

Monday, February 9
Board of Education Meeting
7:30 PM
@ District Office
Wednesday, February 11
Parent University Series:What Do I Need to Know About New State Assessment PARCC
6:30 PM
@ Normandy Villa