Our 5th grade students had a chance to try out a few strings instruments this evening at the MIS Back to School Night. We are looking forward to our newly formed orchestra program to begin!
5 months ago, Mokena School District 159
orchestra
MES students ❤️ love ❤️ recess!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
kids playing with balls outside
kids on playground
kids with chalk
kids in grass
We welcomed the Class of 2035 today! First day of Kindergarten is complete!
6 months ago, Mokena School District 159
class of 2035
We are so happy to have our students back in our schools today! It is going to be a great first day!
6 months ago, Kristin Johnson
MIS
MES
MJHS
We are looking forward to seeing our MIS students and families over the next two nights at "Back to School Night"! Come visit your teacher and learn more about the classroom and curriculum!
6 months ago, Mokena School District 159
MIS Back to School
The staff at MES, MIS, and MJHS are ready to start the school year tomorrow!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
MES staff
MIS staff
mjhs staff
The inaugural golf season at MJHS began earlier last week! We’re so excited to bring this new program to our students!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
golf
Bus information is now available in Skyward! Please send any questions to transportation@mokena159.org.
6 months ago, Mokena School District 159
Bus Information is Available!
Teacher Institute Day is underway! We’re so excited to have our staff together again!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
staff pose for a picture
staff meeting in commons
staff pose for a picture
staff pose for a picture
We are looking forward to seeing our MES students and families over the next two nights at "Back to School Night"! Come meet your teacher , see your classroom, and drop off supplies!
6 months ago, Kristin Johnson
schedule
principals
Thank you to our wonderful substitute teachers for joining us today for substitute teacher training with Dr. Cohen and the administrative team! Our substitute teachers are essential to keeping learning going for our students throughout the year. If you are interested in substitute teaching in our district, please apply at: https://mokena159.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx.
6 months ago, Kristin Johnson
substitute training
training
Today is "Find Your Way Day" at MIS from 6:00-7:00 PM! We look forward to seeing our students and families finding their way through the hallways tonight! Don't forget to also join us at MIS next week for "Back to School Night" on 8/17 for 4th Grade and 8/18 for 5th Grade!
6 months ago, Mokena School District 159
schedule of events
principal
2nd grade Eureka math materials have arrived!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
boxes
boxes
We are very grateful for our mentor teachers! These teacher leaders spent today sharing their wisdom, passion, and love of our students with our new teaching staff!
6 months ago, Mokena School District 159
mentors
mentors
District 159 had a great day welcoming our newest staff members to the Mokena Family! We look forward to the wonderful things you will do for our students and families!
6 months ago, Mokena School District 159
New Staff
If you see a Mokena bus driving by today, wave "hello" to our new staff members as they tour our schools and community!
6 months ago, Mokena School District 159
bus tour
Let’s meet a few of our new staff members! ☺️ First up, Alexandria Pierik, the new Assistant Principal at MES!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
new staff
Today’s the day! Join us at the MJHS Back to School Fair from 10 am to 7 pm!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
MJHS exterior
MES teachers have begun getting their classrooms ready for the first day of school! We can’t wait to see everyone soon!
6 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
teacher hanging up bulletin board
teachers in hallway
teacher
Beep Beep! Three of our new buses arrived today! We can't wait to pick up our students in them very soon! Be on the lookout for bus stop information at the end of next week!
6 months ago, Kristin Johnson
New Bus
New Bus
New Bus