District 233

H-F assistant principal Fantin resigns

The District 233 school board Tuesday accepted the resignation of Craig Fantin, one of two assistant principals at Homewood-Flossmoor High School. He will serve at H-F through June 30, and then move to his new position as principal at Peotone High School. 

Candidates for H-F board look at range of topics

Communications, test scores and diversity were major topics of discussion at the District 233 school board candidate forum in preparation for the April 4 election.
 
Three incumbents on the Homewood-Flossmoor High School board – Richard Lites, Gerald Pauling and Andy Lindstrom – are facing challengers Steven Anderson, Eric Grant, Beth Larocca and Annette Bannon.
 

New Homewood-Flossmoor principal expected to be appointed on Tuesday

Homewood-Flossmoor District 233 officials announced late Friday, Feb. 17, that a former H-F High School administrator has been selected to be the new high school principal. The Board of Education is expected to make the appointment of Dr. Jerry Lee Anderson official at its meeting Tuesday.

Lindstrom returning to H-F District 233 school board

Andrew Lindstrom, who served seven years on the District 233 school board before his employer forced his resignation, will again take a seat on the board. He was selected from four finalists who interviewed for the vacant school board position during a special meeting of the board on Thursday, July 14.

H-F High School officials release statement following community meeting

Homewood-Flossmoor High School officials have released a statement commenting on the special meeting Thursday night and offering clarification on the process for hiring a new principal and for filling a vacant seat on the board of education.

NFL honors H-F High School for contribution to Super Bowl

H-F alumnus Wes Hamilton played with the Minnesota Vikings in Super Bowl XI, and on Saturday he presented to the school a commemorative golden football from the NFL honoring the school's contribution to Super Bowl history.

H-F High school board relieves principal of his duties

After eight years on the job, Ryan Pitcock was relieved of his duties as principal of Homewood-Flossmoor High School. The District 233 board held a special meeting Tuesday to discuss his employment and agreed to buy out the remaining year of his contract. He will be paid salary and benefits through June 30, 2017.

H-F High School principal's contract terminated

  Ryan Pitcock

Homewood-Flossmoor High School District 233 officials announced Wednesday, June 22, that the Board of Education voted Tuesday to buy out the remaining year of Principal Ryan Pitcock's contract.

H-F Board passes balanced budget despite state aid reductions

Long-range planning helped Homewood–Flossmoor District 233 pass its 13th consecutive balanced budget, according to Ken Parchem, the district’s business manager.

State funding has dropped the past five years, but the school board — working with Parchem — has managed to reduce expenses to meet the financial challenges. At its September board meeting, the board approved a budget of $53.4 million and gave kudos to Parchem for his outstanding work.

H-F Board provides position on 2005 pension policy violation

At its meeting Tuesday, the H-F Board of Education offered a statement regarding a penalty the district had to pay for violating state pension regulations, assuring the community that adjustments have been made in compensation policy since then.

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