It was cool heads and short lines throughout July as Flossmoor School District 161 launched its new registration for the 2018-19 school year. “We actually started in May, as the last school year was ending,” said Superintendent Dana Smith. Teachers and administrators began working on next year’s class lists early while the previous year was still fresh in their minds. Starting early prevents logjams later in the summer, and gives families the time to plan ahead during the busy summer season. Changes this year separated the formal registration into two steps.   . . .