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CHILDREN ALWAYS COME FIRST!

Events Calendar

Budget and Finance Meeting

Time: 5 PM – 6 PM
Location: Jack Hille Middle School, 5800 151st St, Oak Forest, IL 60452, USA

News & Announcements

Update on Quarantine Procedures Featured Photo

Update on Quarantine Procedures

The halls have been quiet so we all look forward to the laughter and excitement that will come with our students returning tomorrow!
August 16, 2021 Community Update Featured Photo

August 16, 2021 Community Update

As we start this new school year, we want everyone to know that we care deeply about the health, safety, and well-being of our students, families, and staff.
August 11, 2021 Community Update Featured Photo

August 11, 2021 Community Update

It is hard to believe that the start of the 2021-2022 school year is only one week away! All of our staff are working diligently to put the final touches on creating engaging learning spaces, finalizing student schedules, preparing devices for all our new students, and ensuring our schools are cleaned.
August 6, 2021 Community Update Featured Photo

August 6, 2021 Community Update

On Wednesday, August 4, 2021, Gov. JB Pritzker announced masks will be required for students, teachers and staff at pre-kindergarten-12th grade schools.

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