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JUL 22

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The District 202 Board of Education will meet in regular session at the District 202...

AUG 14

Board of Education Committee meetings
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grand Prairie Elementary School, 3100 Caton Farm Road, Joliet, Illinois
The Board of Education's standing committees will meet in open session. Both meetings...

AUG 19

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The District 202 Board of Education will  meet in regular session. The Board...

Announcements

Catholic Charities Back to School Event

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet will host its 27th Annual Back to School Fair event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Joliet Catholic Academy, 1200 N. Larkin Avenue, Joliet. The Catholic Charities Back to School Fair is a FREE "one-stop event" [...]

Summer Reading Program

  We want your child to read more this summer! This year students are encouraged to play an activity called READO. It is played just like BINGO. Everyday your child completes an activity, put the date in the box. A READO is when you complete 5 boxes in a row. Information was sent home the [...]

Crystal Lawns Meet and Greet

The Crystal Lawns Meet and Greet will be August 13th.  This in an open house when students are able to come and meet their teacher and drop off their school supplies.  The Kindergarten Meet and Greet will begin at 12:00 pm .  All grades are welcome from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm.  [...]

SUMMER OFFICE HOURS

DISTRICT 202 SUMMER OFFICE HOURS

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration has begun!  Kindergarten registrations will be taken daily from 10:00 am  to 2:00 pm in the main office.    Registration packets are available online or in the school office.  Please contact the school office if you would like your [...]

District 202 Health Requirements

Here are the District 202 Health Requirements and related resources for all affected grades.  Please call your school nurse for more information or clarification. Remember that the first day of school is August 14, 2019.

Dismissal Procedure Changes

Please be aware that we have changed our end of the school day dismissal procedures.  Please call before 3:10 PM if the dismissal procedures you have requested need to change.  After 3:10 PM it is difficult to get messages to the classroom in time for the teachers to properly prepare the [...]

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.  Each month Crystal Lawns will focus on a different character trait.  Each trait is represented by a [...]

School and District News

Kids can try track, watch “Cars 3” at Plainfield High School-Central Campus

Jun 18, 2019

District 202 kids can jump, run and dash like high school students Thursday, July 25, 2019 at the third annual “Meet & A Movie” event at Plainfield High School-Central Campus. The PHSCC track and cross-country teams will host the event that starts at 5:30 p.m. with registration. [...]

New D. 202 Digital Learning director will help blend technology, teaching

Apr 29, 2019

Eagle Pointe Elementary School Principal Laura Weed will lead a new initiative to blend technology and teaching as District 202’s first Director of Digital Learning and Innovation. The District 202 Board of Education approved appointing Weed to the new position at its April 29, 2019 [...]

D. 202 approves 18th elementary as part of full-day kindergarten plan

Apr 16, 2019

District 202 will build an 18th elementary school as part of a plan to create enough space to be able to offer full-day kindergarten for all eligible students. The Board of Education voted 5-2 in favor of the measure at its April 15, 2019 regular meeting. Board members Heather Drake and Dr. [...]

District 202 students, families can learn about “mindfulness”

Apr 15, 2019

Much as “you are what you eat,” scientists now believe that your brain is what you think. District 202 students and families are invited to a special program on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 exploring the concept of “mindfulness” – the idea that what we focus on, think [...]

D. 202 special needs students, families invited to 21st annual “Transition Conference”                   

Apr 9, 2019

District 202 families with students with special needs are invited to the Will-Grundy Transition Planning Committee’s 21st Annual Transition Conference from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Joliet Junior College, 1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet, Building “U”. This special [...]