Community Health Announcement

District 161 will continue to be proactive in providing important health information to our stakeholders. We invite our website visitors to read this letter from the District regarding current health issues in our nation as well as a fact sheet from the Center for Disease Control.

Illinois SB 16 Information

Please take a moment to view important information regarding Illinois Senate Bill 16 and the effects it would have on School District 161 funding. We invite you to click here for more information on Illinois Senate Bill 16, as well as the links below.

Senate Bill 16 Overview
Senate Bill 16 Fact Sheet
Senate Bill 16: School Districts Adversely Affected

School Board Election

Nominating petition forms for the April 7, 2015 school board election in Flossmoor School District 161 are available. Please click here for more information. Additional information for candidates is available by clicking 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.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 22
NJHS Smencil Sale
During all lunch hours
Student Council & BFF Spirit Week
7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball Tryouts
3:05 PM - 5:00 PM
NGym
Girls Basketball Game
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
@ Columbia
7th: 4:30pm 
8th: 3:30pm
Thursday, October 23
NJHS Smencil Sale
During all lunch hours
Student Council & BFF Spirit Week
7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball Tryouts
3:05 PM - 5:00 PM
NGym
Falconnaire/Falconite Ensemble Practice
3:05 PM - 4:05 PM
Room 3 (Falconnaire)
Room 61 (Falconite)
Orchestra Rehearsals (combo of 5th Graders & PJHS)
3:05 PM - 4:05 PM
SSJHSA Cheerleading Clinic
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
                      Forest Trail
PTO General Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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