Welcome to District 162! Comprised of seven schools, we serve students from pre-K through 8th grade, serving the communities of Matteson, Richton Park, Olympia Fields, Park Forest, and University Park in the south suburbs of Chicago.
This week in SD 162
IN-PERSON HYBRID INSTRUCTION IS BACK!!!
District 162 resumed in-person instruction on a hybrid schedule beginning Monday, January 25, 2021. Generally, students with last names beginning with A-K attend in-person on Mondays and Wednesdays and students with last names beginning with L-Z attend in-person on Tuesdays and Thursdays. All students atttend remotely on the other days of the week. Richton Square School students attend Monday - Friday on a 1/2 day schedule. Any parent can choose to allow their student to attend remotely 5 days a week and can change to hybrid in-person learning at any time by contacting their child's Principal. Parents making a change to hybrid in-person instuction who require transportation should allow at least one-week before transportation can be arranged.
DISTRICT 162 HOLIDAY WINTER SHOWCASE
"It's even more important this year that the family come together to celebrate our children and to formally open the holiday season, as is our custom." Dr. Blondean Y. Davis ========================================== Matteson School District 162 Virtual Winter Showcase When: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020 Time: 6:00 p.m. CST
Good Evening District 162 & Southland Family,
The holiday season is upon us and it is now more important than ever that we celebrate the season together. A very special musical arrangement has been prepared by Matteson School District 162 and Southland College Prep just for you. Prepare to be impressed as the Southland College Prep students dazzle us with their musical talent & ability. Prepare to be in awe as we take a trip down memory lane with some of District 162's best musical selections over the years. You will see many Southland College Prep students and how they have grown up through the district over the years as they performed at Illinois, Indiana, Sauk and Huth schools.
This year, both winter celebrations will be streamed on YouTube. Please see the attached flyers and mark your calendars for the following important dates:
Matteson School District 162 Winter CelebrationWhen: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020Time: 6:00 PM CSTWhere: https://www.youtube.com/mattesonschooldistrict162
*Will also be posted on the District 162 website at www.sd162.org
Southland College Prep Winter CelebrationWhen: Thursday, December 24th, 2020
Time: 4:00 PM CST
*Will also be posted on the Southland College Prep website at www.scphs.org
Both presentations will have something special for everyone so please make sure you mark your calendars. Most importantly, enjoy! Happy Holidays.
Dr. Blondean Y. Davis
Real Men Read: Holiday Playlist
Technology Open House
Want a great way to get more involved in your child's school? Join the school's Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO). Information on how to join the PTSO for your local school can be found on your school's homepage. PTSO membership is open to all parents of District 162 students.