Welcome to Forest Ridge Elementary School District 142

Today Matters - Superintendent's Blog

"Out there things can happen, and frequently do,
to people as brainy and footsy as you.

And when things start to happen, don't worry, don't stew.
Just go right along, you'll start happening too!"

Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You'll Go!"

The first spoken word, the first step, the first day of Kindergarten as children head off into the world. In reflecting about the sheer joy and excitement of learning something new for the first time, these milestones come to mind. 

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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.  

2017-2018 School Building Hours _________________________________________

2017-2018 Online Registration Form 


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. 


Blueprint Strategic Plan 2015-2020



The Blueprint Strategic Plan 2015-2020 is updated as of October, 2017.

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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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