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A weekly newsletter from Plainfield CCSD 202 October 27, 2017

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MESSAGE FROM DISTRICT 202

Hello Education Partners!

Hope you have had a good week. It was very busy in our schools as you can see from all the news, pictures and videos posted below.

Here is today’s District 202 news and information:


TEACHER CONTRACT UPDATE

District 202 and the Association of Plainfield Teachers (APT) reached a tentative contract agreement on Wednesday, October 25, 2017.

Specific details of the tentative agreement will not be shared at this time.

However, the tentative agreement addresses key concerns of both the APT and the district, including several issues raised at the October 18, 2017 special Board of Education meeting.

APT membership is expected to vote on the tentative agreement on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Results will be shared after 7 p.m. that evening.

The APT this year represents about 1,900 classroom teachers and other certified staff.

***THERE IS NO IMMINENT STRIKE DATE SET***

Therefore, Parent-Teacher conferences will be held as scheduled on Thursday and Friday, November 2 and 3, 2017.


  • The Plainfield Band Boosters organization will host its 20th annual fall craft show tomorrow and Sunday, October 28 and 29, 2017 at Plainfield High School – Central Campus, 24120 West Fort Beggs Drive, Plainfield. All craft show proceedswill support the band programs at all four District 202 high schools.

NEWS FROM THE DISTRICT

Oct 27, 2017 | Nominations sought for eighth annual Foundation for Excellence Alumni Hall of Fame
Nominations are being accepted for the eighth annual induction into the Plainfield Foundation for... [READ MORE]


Oct 26, 2017 | Tentative agreement reached on new teacher contract
OCTOBER 26, 2017 10:10 A.M. District 202 and the Association of Plainfield Teachers (APT)... [READ MORE]


Oct 25, 2017 | 2017 McBeth scholarship winner loves teaching special needs students
 Simply put, Bonnie McBeth would have loved Kelsey Miller. Miller teaches special needs... [READ MORE]


Oct 25, 2017 | PEHS band present fall concerts, two MS bands to appear
Plainfield East High School presents its fall band concerts this week. All concerts begin at... [READ MORE]


Oct 25, 2017 | Four D. 202 middle schools to host Shop with a Cop basketball tournament
Four District 202 middle schools will host a Shop with a Cop eighth-grade boys’ basketball... [READ MORE]


Oct 24, 2017 | Plainfield Township plans College and Financial Aid Expo
Over 20 Illinois colleges and universities will be on hand at the Plainfield Township Youth... [READ MORE]


Oct 24, 2017 | D. 202 parents encouraged to visit “In Plain Sight” drug trailer
District 202 middle and high school parents are invited and encouraged to visit the “In Plain... [READ MORE]


UPCOMING EVENTS

NOV
02
Parent/Teacher Conferences (Evening Schedule) - NO SCHOOL
NOV
02
Teacher Institute - No Student Attendance
NOV
03
Parent/Teacher Conferences - NO SCHOOL
NOV
06
Board of Education regular meeting
Indian Trail Middle School, 14723 S Eastern Ave, Plainfield, IL 60544
NOV
15
Board of Education Committee Meeting
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield

  • The PNHS Marching Band won 2nd Place in the 5A division at the Illini Marching Champions competition held last weekend at the University of Illinois.
  • Good luck to the PNHS Tigers football team tonight taking on Andrew High School in the first round of the state playoffs. The game is at 7 p.m. at PNHS.

 


The District 202 Community Relations Department is traveling around the district taking pictures. Check out what our students have been up to!

Please click on the image/link below to see these photos of our students and staff in action:

PHOTOS

BOARD OF EDUCATION SPECIAL RECOGNITIONS

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

VIDEOS

ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

 


The Virtual Backpack is an online material distribution system that allows approved non-profit and community organizations to post and display information for District 202 parents and staff members.

How-To Fair Brochure
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: All Grades
School: All Schools

Girl Scout Daisy Troop - River View Elementary
Gender: Female
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: Kindergarten
School: River View

Plainfield High School Hockey Team
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: High
School: All High Schools

THANK YOU

…for your continued support of our students, staff and schools.

 

Have a good weekend.

Tom Hernandez

Plainfield District 202 Director of Community Relations

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer

(815) 577-4008

(815) 514-5409 (cell)

Facebook: www.facebook.com/psd202

Twitter: @d202schools

“We Prepare Learners for the Future”

 

 


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