Welcome to Forest Ridge Elementary School District 142

District Announcements/Events  

Online Returning Student Registration is now OPEN!  Snapcodes were emailed to parents on May 2nd! Check your spam folder if you did not receive a separate email for each child, or call the District Office.

Registration for students NEW to District 142 for 2016-2017  
Call 708-687-5550 for an appointment.


2016-2017 School Calendar Approved

The Forest Ridge School District 142 Board of Education approved the calendar for the 2016-2017 School Year. Click on the link below:

Board Approved 2016-2017 Calendar:    2016-2017 School Calendar 2015-2016 Calendar:   2015-2016_School_Calendar


Today Matters - Superintendent's Blog

Did you ever wish you could be invisible and accompany your child to school? Discover everything they experience in a school day? Have you ever wondered what the teachers and staff are thinking about students, learning, success, and challenges? Discover what motivates, inspires, and challenges them?

Over the course of several weeks, nearly three dozen employees of the district — teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals, secretaries — took part in the first-ever District 142 Superintendent’s Bookshelf. This online book discussion of, The Genius in All of Us, by David Shenk, generated many unexpected and inspired discoveries.

Click here to see and read more.  ______________________________________________________

Blueprint Strategic Plan 2015-2020

  On February 16, 2016 the Forest Ridge School District 142 Board of Education formally adopted the Blueprint Strategic Plan 2015-2020. Click on the image above to learn more.   _____________________________________________________

PARCC Student Score Report Parent Letter

icon PARCC_Parent_Letter_2015_Final.pdf (280 KB)  

__________________________________________________________ Student Registration - call (708) 687-5550 or  
Click Here for the Registration Page 

View the ISBE CPR Training Video which is part of Public Act 098-0305.  __________________________________________________________

Public Act 98-63, Firearms Concealed Carry Act Information: We want to advise you that to be in compliance with Public Act 98-63, Firearms Concealed Carry Act, the District is in the process of obtaining the necessary signage stating that firearms are prohibited at schools and will post the signs at all of our buildings.  


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Upcoming District Events

5/5/2016 PTA Meeting

5/6/2016 8th Grade Dance

5/9/2016 Spring MAP Testing

5/10/2016 AIMSWeb Testing - Ridge

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