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AUG 27

Foundation for Excellence
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Plainfield Foundation for Excellence will meet if necessary. The public is welcome.

AUG 30

CAPE monthly meeting
9:30 am - 11:30 am
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The CAPE organization will hold its monthly meeting.   CAPE (the...

SEP 02
SEP 09

Yearbook Crew Meeting
3:40 pm - 5:00 pm
Room 109

SEP 09

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
John F. Kennedy Middle School, 12350 S. Essington Road, Plainfield, Illinois 60585
The District 202 Board of Education will  meet in regular session. The Board...

SEP 16
SEP 18

Board of Education Committee meetings
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Crystal Lawns Elementary School, 2544 Crystal Drive, Joliet, IL
The Board of Education's standing committees will meet in open session. Both meetings...


2019-20 Transportation Information

Transportation/Bus Runs FIRSTVIEW MOBILE APP District 202 provides the FirstView mobile app to help parents track their regular education student’s bus location and estimated arrival times. (This service is not currently available for special education [...]

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.

Thomas Jefferson Flyers

   08/23 PTO Movie Night  09/05 Popcorn Friday  09/18 Family Fitness Night  09/24 PTO Meeting  PTO Membership Form  10 Reasons To Join 19-20 YMCA Before and After School Care

School and District News

District 202 schools announce 2019 curriculum nights

Aug 15, 2019

District 202 schools will hold Curriculum Nights in August and September to let parents and guardians see what their students will be learning this year, talk to teachers, and see their schools. Please call your school(s) directly for more information. Bonnie McBeth Learning Center Please [...]

District 202 will again sell surplus computers to community

Jul 29, 2019

District 202 will sell surplus laptop and desktop computers, related accessories and assorted technology hardware to the community Saturday, August 10, 2019. The sale will be held at the district Technology Building, 24101 W. Fort Beggs Drive, Plainfield (across from Plainfield High School [...]

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. [...]

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Social Media

We already knew that TJ was filled with a bunch of Superheros, but now we have the shirts to prove it! 2019/2020 school year here we go!

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Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
August 14, 2019, 7:44 pm
Happy 1st Day from TJ Staff!!!
"Be An Everyday Hero!"

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Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
August 13, 2019, 9:05 pm
It was great to see so many students and families back in the building today! Thanks to those who attended Meet and Greet! We will see grades 1-5 in the gym in the morning. Get a great night's sleep! Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year!

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