Center for Talent Development

Please click here to read more information about Northwestern University's upcoming Accelerated Weekend Experience on November 7-8, 2015.

Exciting News!!

Western Avenue is proud to showcase its collection of PBIS videos. Please click here to watch our stars in action. 

Congratulations on Receiving the Apple Distinguished Program



Flossmoor School District 161 named Apple Distinguished Program (2013-2015)

Flossmoor School District 161 is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program for 2013-2015 for its 21st Century Learning Initiative: Personalized Learning Using Digital Tools

The Apple Distinguished Program designation is reserved for programs that meet criteria for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence, and demonstrate Apple’s vision of exemplary learning environments.

The selection of Flossmoor School District 161 as an Apple Distinguished Program highlights our success as an innovative and compelling learning environment that engages students and provides tangible evidence of academic accomplishment. 

To view the letter from Apple, please click here.

Student Song!

Western Avenue has some fantastic talent! So, without further ado, under the direction of Mr. Hood and Mrs. Kubas, here are Dori, Audrey, Stephen, Dillion, Lucia, and Sam singing "The PBIS Bully Song." Please click link below.


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Weather

Today, 8/1/2015
High: 87 Low: 62
Mostly clear
3% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 8/2/2015
High: 89 Low: 67
Chance thunderstorms
12% chance of precipitation.

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Western Avenue School is participating in the Scholastic Summer Reading.  Click on the following link for more details http://www.scholastic.com/summer


To report a student absent please call the Western Ave. Attendance Line at (708)709-7699 ext. 2054.  Please leave your name, student's name, date of absence, reason for absence and a number where you may be reached. If you are calling after 9:30 a.m. contact the school directly at (708)647-7400.

2014-15 LUNCH SCHEDULE
K Lunch 11:30-11:50
Recess 11:50-12:10
1 Lunch 12:10-12:30
Recess 11:50-12:10
2 Lunch 11:50-12:10
Recess 11:30-11:50
3 Lunch 11:30-11:50
Recess 11:50-12:10
4 Lunch 11:50-12:10
Recess 12:10-12:30
5 Lunch 12:10-12:30
Recess 11:50-12:10

Change in Dismissal form
Change in Dismissal Form[1].docx
PRINCIPAL'S WEEKLY INFORMATIONAL BLAST
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Upcoming Events

Monday, August 3
Residency Verification
8:30 AM - 3:00 AM
@ Normandy Villa's, Administrative Offices, 41 E. Elmwood Drive, Chicago Heights
Tuesday, August 4
New Teacher Induction
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
@ District Office
Residency Verification
12:00 PM - 6:30 PM
@ Normandy Villa, Administrative Offices, 41 E. Elmwood Drive, Chicago Heights 
Wednesday, August 5
New Teacher Induction
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
@ District Office
Residency Verification
8:30 AM - 3:00 AM
@ Normandy Villa's, Administrative Offices, 41 E. Elmwood Drive, Chicago Heights