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What's happening

DEC 13

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...

DEC 16

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
6:30 p.m. Closed Session; 7:30 p.m. Open Session. AGENDA

DEC 18

No Game Club Today
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

DEC 19

Real World Club
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

DEC 20
DEC 20
DEC 23

Winter Break
All Day

DEC 24

Winter Break
All Day


LTAB Tryout Information

The largest poetry competition is quickly approaching. Louder Than A Bomb, also known as, L-TAB, is in February. We pack a bus of middle and high schoolers to compete in Chicago. Tryouts for L-TAB are Friday, 11-21 at 3:00- 4:00 in room 132. Students should prepare a poem under three minutes. There [...]

5 Essentials survey

OCTOBER 28, 2019 District 202 will once again participate in the State of Illinois 5 Essentials survey. The 5 Essentials survey provides a unique opportunity for students, teachers and parents to have a voice in improving their schools.  Through February 14, 2020 parents, students, [...]

PTA Online Garage Sale Fundraiser!

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School and District News

Inaugural craft fair benefits three D. 202 middle school music programs

Dec 2, 2019

The Plainfield Middle School Music Boosters will host its inaugural craft fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Timber Ridge Middle School, 2101 Bronk Road. Vendors can sign up until Wednesday, December 4, 2019 by visiting [...]

District 202 schedules 2019 fall parent-teacher conferences

Nov 14, 2019

District 202 preschool, elementary, middle and high schools will hold parent-teacher conferences November 25 and 26, 2019. Once again this year, parent-teacher conference schedules align at each level including the Bonnie McBeth Learning Center and Plainfield Academy. This [...]

All D. 202 schools commendable, exemplary on 2019 state report card

Oct 30, 2019

All 28 District 202 schools tested last spring on the Illinois Assessment of Readiness (IAR) state achievement exam have been designated as either “Exemplary” or “Commendable” under the “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA.) The ESSA is the federal academic [...]

D. 202 middle school musicians earn trip to regional music fest

Oct 18, 2019

Thirty-two District 202 middle school student musicians have been selected for the 2019 Illinois Music Education Association District 9 Honor Band and Honor Choir. Students auditioned for the prestigious regional event. They will participate in day-long rehearsals and perform at the ILMEA Junior [...]

Second 2019-20 “Next Steps” shows “Roadmaps to the Future”

Oct 8, 2019

Joliet Junior College Disability Services specialist Noelle Kiss will discuss the differences between high school and post-secondary college services, supports and accommodations at the District 202 “Next Steps Transition Program” program on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. The program [...]

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Social Media

John F Kennedy Middle School
December 13, 2019, 12:26 am
Don't forget! Tomorrow is Activity Night!!

John F Kennedy Middle School
December 11, 2019, 5:06 am
Last week, I got to substitute at @JFKMS_202 for some of my favorite teachers I had when I was a student there 11-12 years ago (first ever 7th grade class at the school)! It was great seeing students shocked faces when I told them I was an alumna. Handprint is still on the wall!

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John F Kennedy Middle School
December 6, 2019, 2:07 am
All 7th/8th grade @JFKMS_202 Boys Basketball players attending our home game vs Joliet West tomorrow night. Please try to show up around 5pm and come on into room 190 when you get there. We will be there with some food and drinks for you before pre-game starts.