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  • The start of the 2022 - 2023 school year is coming soon. Here is a quick overview of what parents across the District need to know and where to find more information on our websites:


    First Day of School

    The first day of school is Monday, August 22nd, with a 1:25 pm early dismissal. Beginning Tuesday, August 23rd through Friday, September 2nd, the district will continue with early dismissal of students at 1:25 pm.  The normal bell schedule will resume beginning Tuesday, September 6th.   

    If you are new to District 162, read about Enrollment to find out what is needed to get your child registered.


    Supply Lists

    Check the supply lists for your child's school on each school's home page or click HERE for a list of direct links to this information.



    PowerSchool is our secure database that records student information, including name, address, schedule of enrolled classes, attendance and grades. Information is updated daily. Parents should know how to access their child's information using a secure login provided by the District office at the beginning of the year. 

    Read more about PowerSchool and how to get login credentials HERE.



    Visit the Transporation section to get information about bus service in the District.


    Meal Service

    Visit the Food Service section to get information about meal service in the District.


    Parent Teacher Organization

    Each school in Matteson SD 162 has an active Parent Teacher Organization that works to support education and build community among our families. Check the link on your child's school to learn more about joining the PTO!