Ford Heights School District 169 Office: (708) 758-1370

Million Father March

Fathers can make a lasting impact on their children’s lives by being present and actively involved. When a father shows up at school, it solidifies their commitment to the educational lives of their children.  On September 7, all fathers and father figures (dad, uncles, grandfathers, coaches, mentors, clergymen, etc.) came to school and received a […]

After School Tutorial

After School Tutorial began on Tuesday, September 26 for students. This year the tutorial will focus on review and reassessing basic skills through interactive learning experiences. FHSD169 looks forward to all of the growth and learning that will take place as a result of this program.

School Safety Is Important at FHSD169

Ford Heights implements many safety procedures and features throughout the district. One aspect of safety is performing regular drills to prepare students for anything that may come their way. So far this school year, students have practiced a bus evacuation drill, a tornado drill and a fire and evacuation drill.

How to Keep Kids Healthy at School

Kids love to be close and share everything, even germs. Here are some quick tips to help students reduce the spread of germs at school. 

School Closing and Delay Information

In the event of a closing or delay, news will be sent to media outlets and robo calls will be made. Also, please check our website for more information. Follow us on Social Media! We are on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook Facebook: Instagram: @FordHeights169 Twitter: @fordheights169

Don’t Miss Registration

Registration will take place at Medgar Evers on Thursday, August 3, 9 am – 5 pm, Friday, August 4, 10 am-2 pm , late registration will take place on Monday, August 7,  and Tuesday, August 8 at the schools from 8 am – 4pm.

Summer Reading Increases Student Achievement

Ford Heights builds in time for students to read at school each day while school is in session, but research shows that this may not be enough, especially over the summer. Students who read at home over the summer in addition to reading at school tend to have higher test scores. Here are some ways […]