PHESD 144 invites you to our annual Back-to-School Celebration on Saturday, August 8th from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at Mae Jemison School, 3450 W. 177th Street, Hazel Crest, Illinois. Come join us for give-aways, refreshments, games, and activities. Markham Book Mobile will also be on hand. Residents of Markham and Posen can bring their ID and get a library card on the spot or check out materials.
Free meals for anyone 18 years old and younger (excluding infants) at Prairie-Hills Jr. High Cafeteria. The dates are June 15th - July 20th from 8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.- 11:15 a.m. on Monday through Thursday only. Click link for more info.
PHJH students participated in the 1st Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Civic Engagement Youth Day, held at the State Capitol on Thursday, May 14, 2015. Click title for more info.
PHSD144 will host an Annual Private and Home School meeting for students who reside within the district's boundaries. The meeting will be held on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at the District Office. Prairie-Hills District Office is located at 3015 W. 163rd Street in Markham, Illinois. Please contact Carrie Ablin at 708-210-0281 with any questions.
On Thursday, April 30th and Friday, May 1st, Prairie-Hills Elementary School District 144 hosted the 2015 South Cook Regional Math Bowl. Students from 26 school districts within the south suburban area came together at Prairie State College to compete in this awesome event. The first through eighth grade students competed in three individual events and two team events. Out of 26 participating districts, the Prairie-Hills Elementary School District 144 Division B team (1st and 2nd graders) placed 5th place. Congratulations to all of the district representatives for a job well!
On May 7th, Ms. Koch and Ms. Gregus' students Aariana Smith and Chyna Davis were awarded Senate Recognition from Senator Michael Hastings for being selected to participate in the "Tech 2015: Students for the Information Age" demonstration at the Illinois State Capitol Building. Click title for more info.