Eisenhower Academy taking applications

2/22/2017, 6 a.m.

Eisenhower Academy, a Joliet Grade School District 86 magnet school, is currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. Eisenhower, recently named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School, accepts students in first through fifth grade who demonstrate average or above academic achievement and positive behavior. Parents must commit to the school’s philosophy, including the Four-Way Learning Agreement. There are 56 openings for first grade and a limited number of openings for grades 2 through 5. The program is within the Joliet Public School System, with no additional fees. Students must reside within the boundaries of Joliet District 86. Application materials are available at

www.joliet86.org/our-schools/eisenhower or call (815) 723-0233 for more information. Applications are due by March 9, 2017.