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A weekly newsletter from Plainfield CCSD 202 December 16, 2016

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MESSAGE FROM DISTRICT 202

Education Partners, hello.

Here is this week’s selection of District 202 news and information: 


  • District 202 will again hold a random, computerized lottery in January 2017 for a second year of full-day kindergarten next school year. 


  • The Board of Education will meet in regular session on Monday, December 19, 2016 at the District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield.

NEWS FROM THE DISTRICT

Dec 16, 2016 | Indian Trail MS "miracle baby" to appear on Oprah TV show
Zoe Koz is a typical seventh grader at Indian Trail Middle School. The 12-year-old loves Harry Potter movies, science and studying animals, especially snowy owls.... [READ MORE]


Dec 16, 2016 | Plainfield Academy welcomes new facility dog
Don’t be surprised to find the newest Plainfield Academy employee Leroy taking a midday nap on the floor. And don’t be concerned if his boss, Academy Assistant Principal Karyn Holstead... [READ MORE]


Dec 15, 2016 | District 202 named to Advanced Placement District Honor Roll
The Plainfield School District has been named to the 7 th annual Advanced Placement (AP) District Honor Roll. The prestigious honor recognizes 433 school districts across the country and Canada that have both... [READ MORE]


Dec 14, 2016 | Plainfield South HS assistant baseball coach earns award
Plainfield South High School Assistant Baseball Coach Chet Lines has hundreds of games under his assistant coach belt, but he insists that coaching isn’t about wins or losses. Rather, coaching is about... [READ MORE]


Dec 13, 2016 | D. 202 limited full-day kindergarten program returning in 2017-2018
District 202 will again hold a random, computerized lottery for a second year of full-day kindergarten in 2017-18. District 202 parents will be able to apply online for the random, computerized lottery... [READ MORE]


UPCOMING EVENTS

DEC
19
Board of Education Regular Meeting
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
DEC
22
End of Semester One
DEC
23
Winter Break
JAN
09
CLASSES RESUME AFTER WINTER BREAK
JAN
09
Board of Education Regular Meeting
Wesmere ES

  • The Plainfield High School Hockey Team coop will be busy serving our community this holiday season:

o   Saturday, December 17, team members will be placing wreaths on veteran gravestones at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Illinois for Wreaths across America.

  • Sunday, December 18, team members and families will volunteer at Morningstar Mission in Joliet to support the Mission’s Stars of Hope campaign.
  • The team is also collecting unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots. Donations can be dropped off at Canlan Ice Arena in Romeoville.

 


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:

“INSIDE THE CLASSROOM” NEW!

We’re now sharing short, “live” videos on Facebook from our schools and classes:

PHOTOS

ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE

HIGH SCHOOL

VIDEOS

MIDDLE

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.

Spring 2017 Kids College at Joliet Junior College
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: 1st, 7th, 2nd, 8th, 3rd, 9th, 4th, 10th, 5th, 11th, 6th, 12th
School: All Schools

Winter Break Busters
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: All Grades
School: All Schools

Hartman Winter Programs
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Students
Grade Level: All Grades
School: All Schools

THANK YOU

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

Stay warm, and have a great weekend.

 

Tom Hernandez

Director of Community Relations

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer

(815) 577-4008

(815) 514-5409 (cell)

 

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Twitter: @d202schools

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