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A weekly newsletter from Plainfield CCSD 202 February 2, 2018

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MESSAGE FROM DISTRICT 202

Hello Education Partners,

Another very busy week here! Hope you have had a good week. Here is today’s District 202 news and information:


The online application for the 2018 limited full-day kindergarten is now available and will remain open until 5 p.m. Friday, February 9, 2018.


  • The 2018 Great Read community literacy program is officially underway! This year we honor the life the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Please check out the Great Read website for a long list of related events at all our nine partner libraries.

This year’s program also includes the Great Read Art Contest for artist of all ages.

The 2018 Great Read will close with a performance of Civil Rights-era music at 6 p.m. February 28th. 

  • The Jon Balke Student Art Gallery is proud to feature works this month from Freedom, Eagle Pointe, Walker’s Grove and Grand Prairie elementary schools, Timber Ridge Middle School and Plainfield North High School. Check out our students’ artistry at the District 202 Administrative Center.

NEWS FROM THE DISTRICT

Jan 30, 2018 | Friends of Plainfield Academy host 14th annual pancake breakfast, hot dog lunch
The Friends of Plainfield Academy will hold its 14th annual pancake breakfast and hot dog lunch at... [READ MORE]


Jan 29, 2018 | PHSCC music department presents Winter Jazz Concert
The Plainfield High School-Central Campus music department will present its annual Winter Jazz... [READ MORE]


UPCOMING EVENTS

FEB
05
School Improvement Day - Early Release
FEB
08
Special Education PTO meeting
15732 Howard Street, Plainfield, IL 60544
FEB
12
Board of Education regular meeting
Meadow View Elementary School, 2501 Mirage Ave, Plainfield, IL 60586
FEB
16
CAPE meeting
District 202 Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
FEB
19
Presidents’ Day - NO SCHOOL

  • The PNHS and PSHS cheerleading teams are competing at state this weekend.
  • “Life, Assisted”, a short story by Aux Sable Middle School Reading Specialist Jennifer Moore was recently published on the “Every Day Fiction” website, which is associated with the “Every Day Fiction” magazine.
  • Eichelberger Elementary School staff donated $865 to the American Heart Association. 
  • PHSCC senior Karl Burns took 8th place at the recent state boys bowling tournament, qualifying him as an “All State” bowler.
  • PEHS junior Riley Traversa is competing in the “Celebration of Music -- Talent Search” television show on PBS.
  • John F. Kennedy Middle School raised another $22,251.93 for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital through its annual St. Jude Math-a-Thon. JFK has donated $375,968.51 to St. Jude since the school opened in 2007, making it one of the top givers nationwide.
  • PEHS senior Scott Springer recently won the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Central Open, held in Many, Louisiana.

 


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:

“D. 202 SNAPSHOT”

Here is a video recap of pictures taken around District 202 in January 2018

PHOTOS

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

VIDEOS

ELEMENTARY

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.

Senator Bertino-Tarrant's 2018 Kids' Fair, Plainfield IL
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: Elementary, Preschool
School: All Elementary Schools, Bonnie McBeth

School's Out Day Camps
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Students
Grade Level: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
School: All Elementary Schools

Galaxy SC Winter 2018 Tryouts
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: Elementary, Middle, Preschool
School: All Schools

PINK ELITE Club Basketball- Spring 2018
Gender: Female
Staff or Students: Students
Grade Level: 7th, 8th, 3rd, 9th, 4th, 5th, 6th
School: All Elementary Schools, All Middle Schools, All High Schools

THANK YOU

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

Please remember that Monday, February 5th is a School Improvement Day. We will operate on the Early Release schedule.

 

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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