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JUL 22

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The District 202 Board of Education will meet in regular session at the District 202...

AUG 14

Board of Education Committee meetings
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grand Prairie Elementary School, 3100 Caton Farm Road, Joliet, Illinois
The Board of Education's standing committees will meet in open session. Both meetings...

AUG 19

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The District 202 Board of Education will  meet in regular session. The Board...

Announcements

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Playground

The Grand Prairie PTO would like to show their appreciate for the gracious fundraiisng effors that have made our new playground possible.  Join us at the new Grand Prairie Elementary playground for hot dogs, juice boxes, cookies, and freeze popas at a ribbon-cutting ceremony scheduled for [...]

Curriculum Night

Grand Prairie invites our families to attend Curriculum Night, which provides families with information about your son/daughter’s classroom instruction and environment.  Curriculum Night for all grade levels will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2019.  There will be two sessions [...]

1st Day of School (Kindergarten)

The first day of school for our kindergarten students is Thursday, August 16th, 2019!

1st Day of School (1st through 5th Grade)

The 1st Day of School is Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 for our first through fifth grade students!  It is an Early Release Day, so students will dismiss at 12:45 p.m.  

Meet the Teacher

Join us for Meet the Teacher on Tuesday, August 13th from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m.  Students are invited to meet their teacher and bring their school supplies to school.  As well, the PTO will host their Ice Cream Social during this event!  We ask that families have cash to purchase ice [...]

Catholic Charities Back to School Event

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet will host its 27th Annual Back to School Fair event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Joliet Catholic Academy, 1200 N. Larkin Avenue, Joliet. The Catholic Charities Back to School Fair is a FREE "one-stop event" [...]

SUMMER OFFICE HOURS

DISTRICT 202 SUMMER OFFICE HOURS

District 202 Health Requirements

Here are the District 202 Health Requirements and related resources for all affected grades.  Please call your school nurse for more information or clarification. Remember that the first day of school is August 14, 2019.

School and District News

Kids can try track, watch “Cars 3” at Plainfield High School-Central Campus

Jun 18, 2019

District 202 kids can jump, run and dash like high school students Thursday, July 25, 2019 at the third annual “Meet & A Movie” event at Plainfield High School-Central Campus. The PHSCC track and cross-country teams will host the event that starts at 5:30 p.m. with registration. [...]

New D. 202 Digital Learning director will help blend technology, teaching

Apr 29, 2019

Eagle Pointe Elementary School Principal Laura Weed will lead a new initiative to blend technology and teaching as District 202’s first Director of Digital Learning and Innovation. The District 202 Board of Education approved appointing Weed to the new position at its April 29, 2019 [...]

D. 202 approves 18th elementary as part of full-day kindergarten plan

Apr 16, 2019

District 202 will build an 18th elementary school as part of a plan to create enough space to be able to offer full-day kindergarten for all eligible students. The Board of Education voted 5-2 in favor of the measure at its April 15, 2019 regular meeting. Board members Heather Drake and Dr. [...]

District 202 students, families can learn about “mindfulness”

Apr 15, 2019

Much as “you are what you eat,” scientists now believe that your brain is what you think. District 202 students and families are invited to a special program on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 exploring the concept of “mindfulness” – the idea that what we focus on, think [...]

D. 202 special needs students, families invited to 21st annual “Transition Conference”                   

Apr 9, 2019

District 202 families with students with special needs are invited to the Will-Grundy Transition Planning Committee’s 21st Annual Transition Conference from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Joliet Junior College, 1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet, Building “U”. This special [...]