5th grade orchestra is coming together at MIS! This is the first time they've all been in one room after a week of learning how to hold their instruments and being the first group in our new program is quite literally making history! Way to go, Rockets!
10 days ago, Nicole Swanberg
orchestra
Friendly reminder: tomorrow is an early dismissal day!
13 days ago, Nicole Swanberg
early dismissal day
Mrs Frainey’s 5th grade class at MIS has been busy showing off their math skills, converting unit to standard form!
18 days ago, Nicole Swanberg
students showing off their work
students working on a math problem
students show off their work
kids working on math problems on whiteboards
Ms. Hentsch’s class knows that presenting in front of the class can be scary sometimes, but not when you have a cool little microphone!! 4th grade reporters got to interview one of the characters from the story they just finished!
19 days ago, Nicole Swanberg
kids interviewing each other
kids interviewing each other
kids interviewing each other
kids interviewing each other
Friendly reminder: no school on Monday, September 5!
24 days ago, Nicole Swanberg
no school reminder graphic
Reminder: Dippin’ Dots order forms & payment for the Mokena Music Boosters fundraiser are due TOMORROW! https://my.cheddarup.com/c/mokena-music-boosters-dippin-dots-fundraiser-2022-23?cart=e82e4bf4-0b36-41c7-8dc7-1d09bf016b49%21%2137198723
25 days ago, Nicole Swanberg
don’t forget graphic
In PE, MIS students have been working on their teamwork and communication skills with a game called “Cross The River”!
28 days ago, Nicole Swanberg
kids in the gym
kids in the gym
kids in the gym
Students at MIS “believe in their selfie”!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Swanberg
believe in your selfie poster
believe in your selfie poster
believe in your selfie poster
believe in your selfie poster
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!
about 1 month ago, Mokena School District 159
orchestra
Bus stop information is now available in Skyward!
about 1 month ago, Mokena School District 159
Bus Information is Available!
The staff at MES, MIS, and MJHS are ready to start the school year tomorrow!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Swanberg
MES staff
MIS staff
mjhs staff
Bus information is now available in Skyward! Please send any questions to transportation@mokena159.org.
about 1 month ago, Mokena School District 159
Bus Information is Available!
Teacher Institute Day is underway! We’re so excited to have our staff together again!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Swanberg
staff pose for a picture
staff meeting in commons
staff pose for a picture
staff pose for a picture
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.
about 2 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!
about 2 months ago, Mokena School District 159
schedule of events
principal
If you see a Mokena bus driving by today, wave "hello" to our new staff members as they tour our schools and community!
about 2 months ago, Mokena School District 159
bus tour
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!
about 2 months ago, Kristin Johnson
New Bus
New Bus
New Bus
Here’s the most updated school calendar!
about 2 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
calendar
The new sidewalks at MIS are coming in nicely!
about 2 months ago, Nicole Swanberg
sidewalk
sidewalks