National History Bee

Congratulations to Perry Hoag and Myles Walker! Both students qualified for the National History Bee Finals in Atlanta on June 4th! 


Social Media Update

Flossmoor School District 161 has a new Facebook page and we are inviting you to visit us there and 'like' the new page. The name of the page recently changed, so you may need to 're-like' us. We also encourage you to visit our Twitter feed on the right side of this page. 



There will be a fundraiser for PJHS Track team on Monday, May 12th at Aurelio's. please click here for more details. 

School Time Changes For 2014-2015

At the February 10th, 2014 Board of Education meeting, the Board approved time changes for our four elementary buildings and Parker Junior High School. The changes will take effect starting in the 2014-2015 school year. For more information, please click here.

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.

Important Announcement

Please read Superintendent Doster's message regarding the new Illinois School Report Card. For more information, please see the following documents:

School Report Card Facts
School Report Card FAQ
Illinois Report Card Website

Summer School 2014


Please visit the Summer School Information Page to learn about Flossmoor District 161's summer program. Registration is underway!

Student Newspaper

Please visit out student newspaper/blog, The PJHS Press

Parker Band Concert Information

Important Information for Parker Band Parents
Please click here for details

Parker Twitter Feed

Students of Character

Congratulations to our Students of Character Winners!

6th grade

Jacob Goldberg
Alex Contreras
Destiny Johnson

7th Grade

Lori Rauch
Darek Kois
Chris Collins

8th Grade

Will Lawton
LeByron Dudley
Kylie Anderson

Local Weather

Today, 4/20/2014
High: 73 Low: 45
Partly cloudy
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/21/2014
High: 72 Low: 54
Mostly cloudy
11% chance of precipitation.

Upcoming Events

Monday, April 21
Blue Day
Falcon Orchestra Rehearsal
7:50 AM - 8:40 AM
  Room 58
Beginning Orchestra Rehearsal
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday, April 22
Red Day
Varsity Orchestra Rehearsal
7:50 AM - 8:40 AM
              Room 58
Yearbook Meeting
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
                      Room 31
Spring Band Concert - Beginning Band, Blue Jazz Band, and Concert Band
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM