High five the safe way!

Charles Reed Elementary School second grade teacher Cheryl Czyzewicz uses a pool noodle hand to safely "high five" one of her students on Thursday during materials pick up.

District 202 staff prepares schools for in-person learning

Plainfield School District 202 administrators plan to update the Board of Education on Monday on plans for returning to in-person learning. Information will be shared publicly at the Board meeting and posted online after the meeting.

Troy Library to offer library Card to students in Joliet School Districts

Shorewood-Troy Public Library has announced intergovernmental agreements have been signed with the following local school districts: District 86 and Joliet 204, in conjunction with the Joliet Public Library. These agreements will allow for all students who are Shorewood-Troy Public Library ...

District 202 student athletes give back to local restaurant owner

Thirty student athletes from Plainfield High School-Central Campus, Plainfield South High School and Plainfield North High School donated $500 to honor and thank a Plainfield restaurant owner for his efforts helping the community.

JTHS District 204 Board President resigns

Midway through her term, Joliet Township School District 204 Board President Dr. Tracy Spesia has resigned from her seat on the board. District officials now seek to fill the school board seat vacated by Spesia and the board has moved ...

JTHS extends remote learning to Nov. 10

Remote learning in Joliet Township High School District 204 will now continue into November. The District 204 Board of Education on Tuesday approved a recommendation to extend remote learning until Nov. 10.

Joliet Schools Dist. 86 provides meals for all students

Due to recent changes by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Joliet Public Schools District 86 is now able to offer free grab-and-go meals for any child 18 years or younger. The meals are available for curbside pick-up on Mondays ...

PSHS freshman could become 1st local female Eagle Scout

Plainfield South High School freshman Catherine Archer is poised to become the first girl to earn the Eagle Scout rank in the local Rainbow Council of the Boy Scouts of America. She will join a handful of other female Boy ...

First day of remote Learning

Creekside Elementary School Kindergarten Teacher Tanya Thulin cheers for her morning class after reciting the alphabet on the first day of remote learning on Monday, August 31, 2020.

District 86 continues to provide meals for Joliet students

Joliet Public Schools District 86 is offering free grab-and-go meals for students in grades Kindergarten through eighth grade who are registered for remote learning in District 86.

JCHS student places first in Joliet and 14th in State for Stock Market contest

Joliet native Lizbeth Avilés volunteers through the Spanish Community Center to teach her Intro to Investing lessons at Joliet Central and West High School. She provides her expertise in a stock market simulation contest where students place real time stock ...

USF honor Society donates School supplies to Joliet District 86

With the start of the new school year just around the corner, members of the University of St. Francis (USF) chapter of the Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education made sure to do their part to help students ...

New Teachers tour PEHS

Plainfield East High School Assistant Principal Mike Romeli (far left) gives a tour of the school to new PEHS teachers during orientation on Thursday, August 13, 2020.

District 365U Superintendent delivers message to families

Many school districts in Will County and throughout Illinois have opted to start the school year remotely as concerns about the Coronavirus have yet to subside and the number of cases are starting to edge back up again statewide. The ...

School Dist 202 collection school supplies for students

The Plainfield Association of Support Staff (PASS) and the Association of Plainfield Teachers (APT) are collecting school supplies to give to students at each District 202 school. Community members can donate supplies from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 18, 2020 in ...