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What's happening

SEP 21

CAPE monthly meeting
9:30 am - 11:00 am
District 202 Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The CAPE organization will hold its regular monthly meeting.

SEP 22

Plainfield South High School 2nd Annual Marching Band Invitational
2:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Plainfield South High School, 7800 W. Caton Farm Road, Plainfield, Illinois 60586
The District 202-area community is invited to watch all four District 202 high school...

SEP 24

Board of Education Regular Meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District 202 Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Board meeting convenes in Public Session at 6:30 p.m. The Board goes immediately into...

SEP 27

Foundation for Excellence
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
District 202 Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Plainfield Foundation for Excellence will meet. The public is welcome.

OCT 06

District 202 Community Homecoming Parade
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Downtown Plainfield
This popular community event features all four District 202 high schools and most of the...

OCT 08
OCT 09

Board of Education Regular Meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Timber Ridge Middle School, 2101 Bronk Road, Plainfield, Illinois
The Board meeting convenes in Public Session at 6:30 p.m. The Board goes immediately into...

OCT 17

Board of Education Committee Meeting
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
District 202 Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
These Board of Education committees will meet at 6 p.m. The committee meetings are open...


Special Crystal Lawns Full Day Kindergarten Lottery (09-14-18)

Five full-day kindergarten spots are open at Crystal Lawns Elementary School. Per its procedures, District 202 will conduct a special random, computerized lottery to fill those five spots. Click here to apply for the Crystal Lawns Full Day Kindergarten lottery, and for more [...]

Monday, September 22 - Early Dismissal

Dismissal is at 12:45pm.  There is no K or Preschool attendance on this day.  Lunch schedules are adjusted and as follows: 1st - 10:15 - 10:40; 2nd - 10:45 - 11:10; 3rd - 11:15 - 11:40; 4th - 11:45 - 12:10; 5th - 12:20 - 12:40  

A.L.I.C.E. Security Training Information

August 31, 2018 District 202 has been working for about two years with our area police departments to implement the new "A.L.I.C.E." security protocol. Please read these parent letters for more information about this effort to enhance our school security.  MIDDLE AND [...]

I-Ready Assessment Letter (0918)

Letter to Parents about the I-Ready Student Assessment System

2018-2019 Yearbook Contest Theme: Kindness Rocks!

All students can enter. Please contact Mrs. Worsley with any questions or stop in to pick up a flier for contest details. Good luck everyone!

Attendance Line: 815-577-4506

If your student will be absent or late to school please leave a message on our attendance line.  

Directions for D. 202 Bus Mobile App

District 202 will once again provide 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 transportation.) The mobile app wil be "live" and [...]

Picture Re-Take

Tuesday, October 9th - forms will be available in the office or you can order online:  

2018 Hunger Action Month Food Drive

District 202 is happy and proud to participate in the 2018 Hunger Action Month food drive to benefit our community. Click here for more information Official Press Release List of Needed Items The Village of Plainfield, C.W. Avery YMCA, and the Plainfield Library, Park District and [...]

Curriculum Nights

Tuesday, 8/21  K - 5:30pm in the Gym, Grade 1 - 6:15pm in the Media Center, Grade 2 - 7:00pm in the individual Classrooms, Wednesday, 8/22 - in individual classrooms, Grade 3 - 5:30pm, Grade 4 - 6:15pm, Grade 5 - 7:00pm

2018 - 2019 Kindergarten AM/PM Assignments

AM - Dayfield, Lighthouse Academy, Lincolnshire Apts, Patriot Square PM - Creekside Crossing, Evergreen, Fairfield Ridge, Indian Oaks, Ridge Road Estates, Wallin Woods, Whispering Creek AM/PM - Liberty Grove varies due to staffing  

School and District News

Lottery open for five Crystal Lawns full-day kindergarten spots

Sep 17, 2018

District 202 will hold a special computerized lottery to fill five full-day kindergarten spots that have opened at Crystal Lawns Elementary School at 2544 Crystal Drive, Joliet, IL 60435. The lottery applicationis now available and will be open until 2 p.m. Friday, September 21, 2018.Please [...]

District 202 program focuses on overscheduled students, parents

Sep 5, 2018

Feeling frazzled by your students’ overwhelming schedule? You’re not alone. To help, District 202 will present “Overscheduled Students (and Frazzled Parents) – preparing your child for a competitive world without losing your sanity” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, September [...]

District 202 schools announce 2018 curriculum nights

Aug 20, 2018

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

Aug 7, 2018

Plainfield – District 202 will sell surplus laptop and desktop computers, related accessories and assorted technology hardware to the community Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Freedom Elementary School, 11600 Heritage Meadow Drive, Plainfield. The sale will start at 7:30 a.m. and continue [...]

Lincoln Elementary 2nd graders pen book, give money to charity

May 25, 2018

Lincoln Elementary School students in Kim Schuelke’s second grade class are donating some of the proceeds from a book they wrote to help find a cure for Prader-Willi syndrome. The students and Schuelke collaborated to write “Alphie Learns to Listen,” about a llama who must [...]