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DISTRICT 202 DIVERSITY STATEMENT (approved April 13, 2020)

Plainfield District 202 is committed to building an equitable and inclusive educational community. Our district welcomes diversity in all of its many dimensions. We value students, families, and staff of varied backgrounds and encourage them to share their unique gifts to cultivate a rich educational experience. We are dedicated to creating a learning environment that exposes students to the value of differences, broadens their perspectives, and prepares them to shape the world.

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DR. ABRELL'S INITIAL STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO THE KILLING OF GEORGE FLOYD (issued June 3, 2020)

SPECIAL STATEMENT FROM DR. ABRELL (posted June 10, 2020) 

students pose for a photo showing off their experiments in class

 

Changing Student Demographics

  1990-91 2019-20
Total Enrollment 3,324 26,291
Low Income 0.2% 27.4%
Limited English Proficient 0.4% 9.0%
White 96.4% 53.6%
Black/African American 0.0% 11.2%
Hispanic/Latino 2.6% 23.9%
Asian 1.0% 6.6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.0% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific 0.0% 0.1%
Multi-racial 0.0% 4.1%

 

In 2019-20, 79 different languages were spoken or represented in District 202

  2019-20
English 79.0%
Spanish 12.0%
Urdu 1.1%
Polish 1.1%
Arabic 0.9%