Fernway Park Elementary School News

Read as many minutes as possible during the summer!

The Tinley Park Library is marking our state’s 200th birthday with an Illinois: A Celebration summer reading challenge. Help them celebrate our great state by reading all summer long!

KSD 140 observes Memorial Day on Monday, May 28th. No school.

More than 200 parents, family, and friends attended Fernway's first-ever student art show on Wednesday, May 23rd. Over 1,000 pieces of student artwork were displayed ...

If you were unable to make our May 23rd Parent Night regarding Vaping, Underage Drinking, and Synthetic Marijuana Usage, please click here to view ...

This is the very first year Fernway has had a Glee Club, but it will certainly not be the last!

Kirby School District 140 brought home ten awards from the annual South Cook Math Bowl held at Prairie State College on May 10th and May 11th. Quite a feat when you consider more than 200 contestants from almost 30 school districts competed each day in this year's event.

Please join us for an informative parent evening discussing three very important issues affecting our community’s youth Vaping, Underage Drinking and Synthetic Marijuana Usage.

Fourth and fifth grade D140 athletes gathered for an afternoon of friendly competition at the District's annual track meet held on Wednesday, May 16th at Andrew High School.

Please join us as we discuss the effects of mental health and what we can do to as a community to maintain a positive and safe learning environment for our children and students.

As the school year draws to a close, we bid farewell to an outstanding group of fifth grade students.

Ten outstanding fifth-grade students from Kirby School District 140 recently received Awards of Excellence at the Illinois Principals Association’s Student Recognition Breakfast. Nominated by ...

Fernway is celebrating the end of the school year with an ABC Countdown to the last day of school.

Teams of third, fourth and fifth grade students recently faced off in our annual Fernway Battle of the Books. Students tested their knowledge of this year's 20 Bluestem books by ...

Grissom Middle School seventh grader Serena Naji won the District 140 Spelling Bee on May 2nd. Naji clinched the victory by correctly spelling “dialect”.

Congratulations to Music Director Mrs. Janet Jones and the fourth and fifth grade choir on their outstanding performance at this year's Spring Concert.

Congratulations to our April Artsy Award-Winning Classrooms!

In order to qualify for a discount on registration fees, you must return your student's packet to your home school by Friday, May 4th.

Best of luck to the sixteen KSD 140 athletes participating in the Special Olympics Track & Field Spring Games at Thornwood High School on May 5th!

Summer Academy classes will be available to incoming kindergarten through sixth grade KSD 140 students during the month of August. For a detailed description of our course offerings ...

Friday, May 4th is a START Day. Elementary schools will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m. and middle schools will be dismissed at 1:20 p.m

Grissom and Prairie View middle schools will be offering Summer Sports Camps for students in grades 5-8.

On Thursday, April 12th, combined choirs from Grissom and Prairie View traveled to Fernway and Keller elementary schools and performed ...

Congratulations to our fourteen top-notch fourth and fifth grade spellers who competed on April 12th in Fernway's annual Spelling Bee. Our first place winner correctly spell...

Please join us at our KSD 140 Parent Night: Helping Children Learn Over the Summer featuring Dr. Margaret Carroll.