Parents and guardians,

Please follow the link below to take the Illinois 5 Essentials survey. 

Illinois 5Essentials

The Illinois 5Essentials Survey is open for parents and guardians.  Please follow the link and click on the blue box in the upper right hand corner to take the survey.  Parents should complete the survey for each of their students enrolled in the district. The survey provides a unique opportunity for students, teachers, and parents to have a voice in improving their schools.  This survey will serve as an opportunity for schools to reflect on progress and impact positive changes in District 161. All District 161 parents and guardians can complete the survey on any device. Please complete the survey for each of your children.  Thank you for your participation.  


Upcoming Events

 The Heart That Smiles    
Dear Parent/Guardian:

The Heart That Smiles Mobile Dentists will be coming to your school on the following dates:

Heather Hill Elementary School: February 12, 2019

Please fill out the consent form and return it to your child's school. You can reach the Heart That Smiles directly at 708-808-4950 with any questions or concerns regarding this exciting event.

Thanks so much!

Consent For Dental Service Form

 Brushing Tooth 
Estimado: Padre/Guardian:

El Dentista Movil "EI Corazón que Sonríe" va venir a su escuela en las siguientes fechas:

Heather Hill Elementary School: 12 de Febrero 2019

Porfavor complete Ia forma y devolverlo a Ia escuela de su hijo/a. Puede llamar al Corazón que Sonríe directamente al 708-808-4950 si tiene alguna pregunta acerca de este emocionante evento.

iMuchas Gracias! 

Consentimiento Para Servicio Dental

introducing animated star  MLSchedules  animated star 

Our new and improved way for groups/organizations to use our facilities. Visit our MLSchedules page for more information!  

Back to School Video

Illinois Learning Standards

Click on the Illinois Learning Standards to download information on the content that your student(s) will be learning this year!   

Bridges in Mathematics

School District 161 is implementing a new K-5 math program: Bridges in Mathematics! Click on Bridges 2nd Edition Family Support to be directed to a site that details an overview of the math program, frequently asked questions and "Ways a Parent Can Help with Math." In addition, you can click on each grade level to find more information on overviews, a welcome letter, unit parent letters, games and additional resources. We hope you find these online resources helpful!