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On Tuesday, August 20th, the District will be testing our School Messenger emergency text messaging system. The following text message will be sent to the cell phone number(s) you indicated on your 2019-20 Emergency Contact Registration Form ...

Welcome to the 2019-20 School Year! Wednesday, August 21st - Open House at Elementary Schools for K-5, Preschool and Early Childhood families from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, August 22nd - Open House at Grissom and Prairie View Middle Schools from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Please note the following changes to the 2019-20 school year calendar.

2019-20 School Supply Lists

August 16, 2019

Click on the links below to view your school's supply list.

Welcome! KSD 140 elementary principals and kindergarten teachers will meet with kindergarten students and their parents on Thursday, August 15th from 9-10 am at their respective elementary schools.

Due to the construction at the school, we are asking all families to park in the North lot and on the streets in the Bannes neighborhood. Please use the North sidewalk and enter the school through the North side doors where Bannes staff will direct you and your student to their new classrooms.

Grissom and Prairie View's Parent/Student Information Day will be held Wednesday, August 14th from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

2019-20 School Year Information will be mailed to KSD 140 families on Monday, August 5th. This mailing includes student classroom assignments, middle school schedules, and bus r...

Important August dates to mark on your calendar ...

The Tinley Park Police Department, along with the Tinley Park Fire Department/EMS, will be conducting training exercises at Grissom Middle School on Wednesday, July 10th. If you...

A message from Superintendent Olson ...

Kirby School District 140 recently named Mr. Brian Nemeth as its Director of Technology. Nemeth will assume leadership of the IT Department beginning July 1st and ...

Thanks to our D140 families for their continued support and involvement in our District and to our teachers and support staff who have provided ...

The KSD 140 Board of Education approved a two-year plan for renovating Bannes Elementary School beginning this June.

Graduation Week in D140

June 10, 2019

Congratulations to our Prairie View and Grissom graduates! We are so proud of you!

D140 recently asked District families and employees to complete a three minute survey designed to gather information regarding their preferences for emergency closure make up days and a possible late start option.

Grissom Middle School sixth grader Jade Aranda won the District 140 Spelling Bee on May 22nd. Aranda clinched the victory by correctly spelling ...

As the school year draws to a close, we bid farewell to the Class of 2019.

Best of luck to the six KSD 140 athletes participating in the Special Olympics Track & Field State Games June 7-9 at Illinois State University in Bloomington Normal!

Championship teams composed of third, fourth, and fifth grade students from each of D140’s elementary schools recently clashed in the District’s annual Battle of the Books ...

If you were unable to make our May 22nd Parent Night regarding D140’s Supplemental Services, please click here to view slides from our presentation.

On Tuesday, May 21st, both District 140 middle schools hosted motivational speaker Brad Hurtig at a student assembly. Mr. Hurtig overcame many obstacles in his life. He spoke...

In a competition which drew thousands of middle school and high school participants from across Illinois, students from Mr. Cornfield's Geo Economics class took first in the Grades 4-8 division of the spring session of The Stock Market Game (SMG), an online portfolio simulation competition.

KSD 140 observes Memorial Day on Monday, May 27th. No school.

Kirby School District 140 brought home nine awards from the annual South Cook Math Bowl held at Prairie State College on May 9th and May 10th. Quite a feat when you consider more than 200 contestants from almost 30 school districts competed each day in this awesome event.

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