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A weekly newsletter from Plainfield CCSD 202 March 25, 2016

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MESSAGE FROM DISTRICT 202

Education Partners, hello.

Welcome to Spring! Here is this week’s serving of District 202 news and information…


  • The District 202 community is invited to help honor the Board of Education’s 17 Awards of Excellence winners (and the winners of three special awards as well) at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at Plainfield East High School. Refreshments will be served.

  • Once again this year, District 202 is proud to host the StarTalking Chinese immersion classes in June at Plainfield North High School. Register now.
  • Superintendent of Schools Dr. Lane Abrell chatted this week with WJOL morning host Scott Slocum about PARCC, changing the school calendar and more.
  • The 2016 Great Read community literacy program continues celebrating all things “Made in Illinois” through May. Check out the Great Read web site for many activities and events at our 10 partner libraries.

NEWS FROM THE DISTRICT

Mar 25, 2016 | District 202 Board to honor 17 excellent educators and staff
Ira Jones, Eichelberger, Ricciardi special awards will also be presented The District 202 community is invited to help honor 17 exceptional educators and staff members who have significantly impacted their... [READ MORE]


Mar 24, 2016 | Final 2015-16 D. 202 Coffee with Superintendent on April 9th
District 202’s fourth and final Community Coffee with the Superintendent for the 2015-16 school year will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2016. District 202 Superintendent of Schools Dr. Lane Abrell will... [READ MORE]


Mar 24, 2016 | Plainfield East, South high school journalists win top awards
Student journalists from Plainfield East and South high schools earned top spots at the Minooka Journalism Invitational held February 20, 2016. PEHS editors and staff writers of the Plainfield East High School... [READ MORE]


Mar 22, 2016 | Carl Sandburg High athletic director returning to Plainfield Central HS
Carl Sandburg High School Athletic Director Mark Krusz will take over the same position at Plainfield High School – Central Campus next school year. The District 202 Board of Education approved hiring... [READ MORE]


Mar 21, 2016 | D. 202 offers Chinese immersion summer class again this year
District 202 students this summer will once again be able to learn about Chinese culture and language through a special immersion program being held June 6-27, 2016 at Plainfield North High School, 12005 S.... [READ MORE]


Mar 21, 2016 | Koins for Kids raises $5,000 to support children’s hospital
A Central Elementary School fifth grader raised $5,000 to buy toys for children battling critical illness at Comer Children’s Hospital in Chicago. Maddy Veghts, who lost her brother Nicholas to cancer in... [READ MORE]


UPCOMING EVENTS

MAR
25
Spring Holiday - No Student Attendance
MAR
28
Spring Break
APR
09
ACT Testing
Plainfield South High School
APR
09
Community Coffees with the Superintendent:
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
APR
11
Board of Education Regular Meeting
Freedom Elementary, 11600 Heritage Meadows Dr., Plainfield

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

BONNIE MCBETH LEARNING CENTER

ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

VIDEOS

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.

JOIN CUB SCOUT PACK 90
Gender: Male
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: Elementary
School: All Elementary Schools

Cub Scout Roundup May 6
Gender: Male
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Kindergarten
School: All Elementary Schools

Get Your Perplexing Job Search Questions Answered
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: All Grades
School: All Schools

J&K Elite Studio Cheerleading & Dance Evaluations for the 2016-2017 Season
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: All Grades
School: All Schools, All Elementary Schools, All Middle Schools, All High Schools

Cougar Basketball Academy
Gender: Male
Staff or Students: Students
Grade Level: 7th, 8th, 5th, 6th
School: PSHS, Drauden Point, Aux Sable, Charles Reed, Thomas Jefferson, Meadow View, Wesmere, Ridge

Joliet Cares Community Resource Event
Gender: Both Genders
Staff or Students: Staff and Students
Grade Level: All Grades
School: All Schools

THANK YOU

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

Have a restful, safe and fun spring break. The District Administrative center is open Monday-Thursday next week from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and closed on Friday, April 1, 2016.

Classes resume Monday, April 4, 2016.

Have a good Easter weekend.

Tom Hernandez
Director of Community Relations
Plainfield CCSD 202
(815) 577-4008 (office)
(815) 514-5409 (cell)
tahernan@psd202.org
"We Prepare Learners for the Future"

 

 


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