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JUL 17

Board of Education Committee meetings
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Board of Education's standing committees will meet in open session. Both meetings...

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...

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 OFFICE HOURS

DISTRICT 202 SUMMER OFFICE HOURS

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.

Resources for Monitoring Social Media

Click here to see Resources for Monitoring Social Media from the Curriculum Night presentation by the Ira Jones Social Workers.

School and District News

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 schools take top awards at regional robotics competitions

Apr 26, 2019

Timber Ridge Middle School won second place overall during the 2019 4-H Will County Regional Robotics competition held on April 13, 2019. Teams from Aux Sable, Heritage Grove, Ira Jones, and John F. Kennedy middle schools also brought home trophies from the competitions in which members built [...]

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 [...]

“Road to Reality” shows consequences of teen drunk, distracted driving

Apr 11, 2019

District 202’s seventh annual "Road to Reality" program will highlight the consequences of teen drunken driving paired with distracted driving. This unique, powerful event will be held from 5-9 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Plainfield North High School, 12005 S. 248th Street, [...]

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 [...]

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Social Media

Ira Jones Middle School
June 12, 2019, 7:33 pm
It's that time of the year again! School supply kits for the 2019-2020 school year can be ordered online and will be delivered right to your door! Save yourself time & money! http://www.shaneskits.com  Enter code: IRA202


Ira Jones Middle School
June 7, 2019, 7:53 pm
It's that time of the year again! School supply kits for the 2019-2020 school year can be ordered online and will be delivered right to your door! Save yourself time & money! http://www.shaneskits.com  Enter code: IRA202


Ira Jones Middle School
June 5, 2019, 10:27 pm
Year 18 in the books! So happy to be home, but I’ll miss seeing these awesome faces everyday! #schoolsoutforsummer

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