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January Community Update

Happy New Year District 142 families!! We hope you are all staying healthy as we begin the 2021 New Year!  We are looking forward to welcoming all our students tomorrow, Thursday, January 7, 2021.
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Weekly COVID-19 Newsletter

Each week the Board of Education puts together a weekly COVID-19 Community Newsletter. This newsletter is based on the most current information available.
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December Community Update

Forest Ridge School District 142 is committed to the health and safety of our students, staff, and families. Following identified protocols is of the utmost importance.  As a reminder, all staff members, visitors to the building and students over the age of two must wear a face mask while at school and on a school bus, consistent with guidance issued by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).

Who We Are

The Forest Ridge School District 142 Board of Education believes that:
CHILDREN ALWAYS COME FIRST

Vision

Our vision is to become a model learning community that prepares students for a competitive global perspective by providing advanced opportunities in: Reading, Math, Science, Social Sciences, the Arts, Technology, Foreign Language, Physical Development, Health and Social-Emotional Development.

Mission

It is the mission of Forest Ridge School District 142 to maximize the unlimited academic and behavioral potential of each student in a caring, but demanding, child-centered learning community.

Our District At A Glance

  • 100% 1:1 iPads Grades K-8
  • STEAM Grades 1-8
  • 1,668 Students
  • 1:21 Teacher / Student Ratio