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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...

JUL 23

Plainfield Foundation for Excellence meeting
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Plainfield Foundation for Excellence will hold its monthly meeting. The public is...

AUG 12

Drauden Point 6th grade Locker Move In
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Drauden Point MS
Bring your schedule to find your classrooms and put supplies in your locker.

AUG 12

Drauden Point 7/8th grade Locker Move In
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Drauden Point MS
Bring your schedule to find your classrooms and put supplies in your locker.

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...


***2019-20 SCHOOL FEES***

School Fees will be added to student accounts in mid-July.  Parents will receive a notification when online payment is available.  Fees will be due by August 1, or revert to a 3-payment plan after that date.  Please note:  Pay to Play rules will be in effect for athletic [...]

***YEARBOOK PICK UP JULY 15 - 10am-2pm***

The Yearbook staff will be here to give students another opportunity to pick up their yearbooks on Monday, July 15 from 10 am to 2 pm.  Any remaining yearbooks after that date will be available for pickup after school starts in August. 

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" [...]



Mrs. Deborah Odegaard-Carpenter named Drauden Point Assistant Principal

Mrs. Deborah Odegaard-Carpenter started her education career in 1992, as the English as a Second Language teacher at Lace Elementary School in Darien, Illinois. She came to District 202’s Grand Prairie Elementary School in 1993 teaching sixth grade math, science, and social studies. She [...]

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.

School Hours

Doors open at 7:40 AM School Begins: 7:55 AM Dismissal: 2:55 PM SIP Day Dismissal: 12:00 PM  

Home Access Center for First time Logging in

New parents to Drauden will need to use the link above to create an account for Home Access Center. Parents received an email with log in access and passwords. If you do not know it, please contact Drauden Point main office directly for information.       

Daily Announcements

To unsubscribe please click the following link, scroll down to the bottom, click on MAILING LIST enter your email address and then click UNSUBSCRIBE *If your student will be absent, you may email with your student’s name, grade and [...]

Reporting student absences

*If your student will be absent, you may email with your student’s name, grade and reason for absence, or call our attendance line at (815) 577-4906*

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 [...]

Drauden Point Middle School music teacher to put on all-star show at Rialto

Apr 17, 2019

Drauden Point Middle School choir director and music teacher Tim Placher will present a host of local musical talent at Tim Placher’s All-Star Show at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2019 at the Rialto Square Theater, 102 N. Chicago St., Joliet. The special musical program will feature the [...]

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 [...]