Flossmoor Road Viaduct Closing Information

Please read this important information regarding the upcoming closing of the Flossmoor Road viaduct, beginning on Monday, August 11th. 

2014-2015 Highlights

Please click here to read important information from Superintendent Doster regarding District 161 initiatives, including the five-year strategic 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.

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Local Weather

Today, 8/21/2014
High: 88 Low: 71
Thunderstorms likely
55% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 8/22/2014
High: 89 Low: 72
Slight chance thunderstorms
24% chance of precipitation.

Upcoming Events

Monday, August 25
Kindergarten Meet & Greet
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Committee of the Whole Meeting
7:00 PM
@ District Office

Wednesday, September 3
Open House
Friday, September 5
Back to School Roller Skating Party
Monday, September 8
Board of Education Meeting
7:30 PM
@ District office


School Events

Daddy Daughter Dance
Click read more to see video!

Important Information

Procedures for Entering Serena Hills School

To ensure the safety of students and staff in Flossmoor District 161 the following procedures have been implemented for the 2014/2015 school year:

Approved Safe * Snack List
For All Birthday and Classroom Celebrations
April 2014 Safe Snack List
Please check back regularly as list is subject to change.