Welcome to Forest Ridge Elementary School District 142

WELCOME BACK! Key Things to Know: 

  • First Day of School - August 28, 2017
  • School Hours Have Changed. Click here for new times.
  • Open Houses: Ridge/Kerkstra/Foster - August 24, 2017
    • Ridge - AM Preschool - 4:30 - 5:00 PM
    • Ridge - PM Preschool & Kindergarten - 5:00 - 6:15 PM
    • Kerkstra - 6:30 - 7:45 PM
    • Foster - 6:30 - 7:45 PM
  • Open House: Hille Middle School - August 30 - 6:30 - 9:00 PM
  • Hille Walk-Throughs:
    • 8/21 - 6th Grade Only -  5:00 - 6:00 PM (Prior to iPad Roll out)
    • 8/23 - All School (Grades 6-8) - 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • iPad Parent/Student Distribution Meetings:
    • 8/16 - 8th Grade Only @ Hille - 6:00 PM
    • 8/17 - 7th Grade Only @ Hille - 6:00 PM
    • 8/21 - 6th Grade Only @ Hille - 6:00 PM
    • 8/22 - 5th Grade Only @ HIlle - 6:00 PM
    • 8/29 - Make Up iPad Parent Distribution Mtg @ Hille - 6:00 PM
  • PowerSchool Parent Portal Opens - August 16, 2017 Click here.   

Today Matters - Superintendent's Blog

Teaching & Learning

These terms are often grouped together as if they are one in the same. In educational settings you often hear statements like, "we need to improve teaching and learning," "we need to focus more on teaching and learning," "we need professional development in teaching and learning," etc. While teaching and learning are undoubtedly linked, after over 20 years as an educator, I've come to recognize teaching and learning as two very different components of the educational process. 

Click here to see and read more.  

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New School Building Hours for 2017-2018 

     

Starting with the 2017-2018 School Year, all school buildings will be following new start time and end time hours. Please click on the link below to see the updated 2017-2018 School Building Hours.  

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2017-2018 School Supply Lists

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2017-2018 Online Registration Form 

      

Kindergarten and New Student Registration for 2017-2018

 Please call Eileen Spagnola, District Registrar, at 708-687-5550 to set up an appointment. Click Here for more details. 

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Blueprint Strategic Plan 2015-2020

  The Blueprint Strategic Plan 2015-2020 is updated as of June, 2017. Click here to learn more. 

 

2017-2018 Approved Calendar

The Forest Ridge School District 142 Board of Education approved the calendar for the 2017-2018 School Year. Click on the link below: Board Approved 2017-2018 Calendar:    2017-2018 School Calendar (Updated 6/14/2017)

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Parent Resources
Student Resources
Human Resources

Upcoming District Events

8/21/2017 6th Grade Walk Through

8/21/2017 6th Grade iPad Roll Out

8/22/2017 5th Grade Tech Information Night @ Hille MS

8/22/2017 5th Grade Tech Information Night @ Hille MS

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