The Heart That Smiles Program

Licensed dentists and hygienists will be available to perform exams, cleaning, and sealants as necessary for District 161 students. The schedule is as follows:

Parker Junior High - Wednesday, December 9, 2015

For more information, please contact your school office.

Homework Lab Sign Up

Attention Students and Parents,

Parker Junior High School will begin to offer an extended homework lab opportunity on Thursday of each week. If you are interested, please click here to sign up for one or more dates so that we can ensure the apprropriate number of staff are on hand to assist!

Bullying Reporting Form

Recognizing the need for early response on incidents of bullying, Parker Junior High School has released a "Bullying Reporting Form' for the 2015-2016 school year. 

To access the form, please click here.

Community Letter

Please take a moment to view this letter from District 161. 

Parent Universities: 2015-2016

November 19, 2015 6:30-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa
Special Education 101

Parents will gain a better understanding of special education and the different services offered through Student Supports.
For more information, please click here

December 1, 2015 6:30 PM-8:00 PM @ Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Flossmoor, IL
What's Your Digital Footprint?
Today’s youth have integrated the use of digital device into their daily lives and utilize social media apps to communicate with the world around them. 
For more information, please click here

December 3, 2015  6:30 PM-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa
Next Generation Science Standards 101
Come and spend the evening learning about the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).  
For more information, please click here

December 7, 2015  6:30 PM-7:30 PM @ Normandy Villa
What is Twitter? What is a Hashtag?
In this session, participants will explore the social media tool, Twitter as a means to be connected to news, interests and more. Bring your own laptop, iPad, or smartphone to start your "tweeting" experience.
For more information, please click here

State of the District 2015

Annually, the Flossmoor SD 161 reports to the community on the direction and progress as it relates the strategic plan and other goals deemed important for the success of our learning community.  The presentation provides valuable information for all stakeholders to learn more about the District’s current state of affairs on key topics being implemented and addressed during the 2015-2016 school year. Learn more... 

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.

Parker Weekly Highlights

Scholastic Book Fair

The Book Fair is coming to Parker!
November 16 - November 20 
Family Night is Thursday, November 19 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm
And November 23 during Parent/Teacher Conferences

Click here to Volunteer

Below is a link where parents can order items online, see what items might be available at the book fair, and see the book fair hours.

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Upcoming Events

Monday, November 30
Beginning Band Rehearsal
3:05 PM - 4:05 PM
8th Grade Girls' Basketball Regionals
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
@ James Hart
Tuesday, December 1
8th Grade Girls' Basketball Regionals
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
@ James Hart
Boys Basketball Game PJHS vs Memorial
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
7th: 3:30pm
8th: 4:30pm
Parent University
What's Your Digital Footprint?
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
@ Flossmoor Public Library
Session info