Fernway Park Elementary School News

KSD 140 honors the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. No school on Monday, January 21st.

Operation Snowflake will be held at Prairie View Middle School on Friday, February 22nd from 5:00 – 10:00 pm. Registration forms and a $25 fee are due by Friday, Febr...

Congratulations to Fernway's December Artsy Award-Winning Classrooms!

Please join us for an informative evening featuring nationally renowned speaker, educator and consultant, Robert Jackson.

Happy Holidays!

December 21, 2018

As Winter Break approaches, we would like to thank the students, staff, parents and community members who contribute so much in helping create an atmosphere of excellence in KSD 140. Best wishes for a happy holiday season!

Just a reminder ... Friday, December 21st is a Half-Day. Elementary schools will be dismissed at 11:10 am and middle schools will be dismissed at 12 noon.

KEA Scholarship Sunshine Pins in honor and remembrance of beloved teacher Ms. Abby Ohl may be purchased on Monday, December 17th from 5-7 pm at Grissom Middle School.

On Friday, December 14th, Fernway’s Pre-K students walked the runway in an outfit of their choice as well as wearing something they created in the classroom. This red carpet event was a culminating activity to ...

Congratulations to Fernway’s Children Choir on on their December 9th “Sing We Now of Christmas” live performance with the Lincoln-Way Area Chorale. Our children's choir performed ...

The KSD 140 boys’ volleyball program dominated the Southwest Interscholastic Conference (SWIC) this year. All four of the District’s middle school teams turned in impressive seasons. The program’s stats include ...

Our KSD 140 Special Olympics Basketball team opened their season with a home game against Lincoln-Way Special Recreation Association at Grissom Middle School on Wednesday, November 28th. Thanks to all ...

Thanks to all who attended our Cookies & Canvas community night on Tuesday, November 27th!

The Fernway Elementary School Children's Choir will be featured with the Lincoln-Way Area Chorale for "Sing We Now of Christmas" at The Lincoln-Way East High School Fine Arts Center on Sunday, December 9th, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

Looking to add some holiday pep to your step? Check out our upcoming D140 band and chorus winter performances!

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 21, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving! With the Thanksgiving holiday upon us, we would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to the staff, parents, and community members who enthusiastically contribute so much to our District.

All seven D140 Student Councils will be selling 1-inch KEA Scholarship Sunshine Pins for $3 each in honor and remembrance of beloved Grissom teacher Ms. Abby Ohl. SALE DATES: Dec. 3 - 7 - Students may purchase pins during lunch / Dec. 17 - Community may purchase pins from 5-7 pm in the Grissom commons.

Listen to Mrs. Cosentino as she reads We're All Wonders by R.J.Palacio. This story taps into ...

The KSD 140 School Board announced this evening that they have selected veteran educator Dr. Shawn Olson as the next Superintendent.

Congratulations to our raffle winners from Reading and Tech night!

Parent/Teacher Conferences are scheduled in all KSD 140 elementary and middle schools on Monday, November 19th from 1-8 p.m. and Tuesday, November 20th from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

A special thank you to the PTO for helping us bring author Amy Logan to Fernway on Tuesday, November 14th.

Fernway Elementary School celebrated Veterans Day with a choir performance and special guest speaker Captain Randa Melms.

Please join us for our "All for Books" Coin Challenge during the week of November 12th. Students and staff are encouraged to participate in the theme days ...

Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on Monday, November 19th from 1:00 – 8:00 pm and Tuesday, November 20th from 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. If you would like to arrange a conference on either of those dates, please go to http://www.ptcfast.com/reg1

This week, schools throughout the District will commemorate Veterans Day with special assemblies, patriotic programs, class projects and/or tributes to our military veterans.