What's happening

FEB 21

Board of Education Committee Meeting
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Plainfield Academy
***PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL MEETING TIMES*** Curriculum and Technology –...

FEB 26

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Board meeting convenes in Public Session at 6:30 p.m. The Board goes immediately into...

FEB 27

Foundation for Excellence
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Foundation's February 2018 meeting is cancelled.  

MAR 09
MAR 10

Community Coffee with the Superintendent
8:30 am - 9:30 am
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
Community Coffee with the Superintendent


Bad Weather Information (posted 12-18-17)

Generally speaking, District 202 Schools are always open unless hazardous road or other emergency conditions (including utility problems - electricity or natural gas outages) make it too difficult or dangerous to transport students and/or operate buildings safely. Families should plan [...]

Outdoor Education Parent Meeting

There will be an Outdoor Education Parent Meeting on March 8th at 6:00 pm.  Parents who are new to the Crystal Lawns Outdoor Education Program at White Pines Ranch are encourged to attend an informational meeting.  Information and form packets will be given out at the meeting.  [...]

Spring Picture Day

Spring pictures will be taken on February 20th.  Students will be photographed unless a note is sent from the parent stating that they do not want the student's picture taken.  Parents will be given an opportunity to purchase pictures when they are sent home in the [...]


As part of the Crystal Lawns tradition, we are proud to welcome the Elsenpeter's Marionettes to perform on February 5th.  They will be performing Tom Sawyer this year. 

Chuck E Cheese Fundraiser Nights

Crystal Lawns will be having two fundraiser nights.  On January 15th and March 12th please come and join us for an evening of food and fun.  Information will be sent home with students after winter break. 

Character Traits

As a school, we have started to focus on six primary character traits.  The character traits are respect, fairness, citizenship, caring, responsibility and trustworthiness.  During the month of October Crystal Lawns will focus on Fairness.  Fairness is represented by the color [...]

School and District News

D. 202 “InfoSnap” online registration starts March 1ST with  2018-19 full-day kindergarten, preschool students

Feb 15, 2018

Next year’s full-day kindergarten and new preschool students will be the first to use District 202’s new online “InfoSnap” registration system to sign up for the 2018-19 [...]

D. 202 seeks nominations for 3rd Ricciardi Student Services award

Feb 9, 2018

District 202 is seeking nominations for the third annual Cheryl Ricciardi Exceptional Student Service Award, which honors a school-level certified student service worker who exhibits extraordinary [...]

Nominees sought for 26th Annual D. 202 Awards of Excellence

Feb 9, 2018

The District 202 Board of Education is seeking nominees for its 26th Annual Awards of Excellence. The award honors teachers and non-administrative staff whose work on behalf of students, and [...]

D. 202 to offer limited full-day kindergarten again in 2018-2019

Jan 24, 2018

District 202 will again hold a random, computerized lottery for its limited full-day kindergarten program in 2018-19. District 202 parents will be able to apply online for the random, computerized [...]

D. 202 Ok’s attendance zone changes that move about 280 elementary students

Jan 22, 2018

About 280 District 202 elementary students will attend new schools next fall following changes to elementary attendance zones approved on January 22, 2018. The Board of Education voted 4-3 to [...]