What's happening

JAN 19

CAPE meeting
9:30 am - 11:00 am
District 202 Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield

JAN 19

PTA Family Game Night
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Charles Reed Elementary Gym
Join us for a night of fun and play your favorite games!

JAN 22

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

JAN 23

Foundation for Excellence
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Plainfield Foundation for Excellence will hold its monthly meeting. The public is...

JAN 31

PTA Meeting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Media Center

FEB 08

Special Education PTO meeting
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
15732 Howard Street, Plainfield, IL 60544
Everyone with a special education student or who is interested in special education is...

FEB 12

Charles Reed ~ Book Fair
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Announcements

Family Reading Night

SAVE THE DATE!!! Our family reading night will be on Thursday, February 15th from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. Parents will also be able to shop the Book Fair that evening. Join us for a night of FUN!!

Full Day Kindergarten (posted 12-15-17)

POSTED 12-15-17 District 202’s full-day kindergarten pilot will be offered again next year.  However, District 202 still does not have enough space to provide full-day kindergarten to the 1,400 to 1,500 students projected to be eligible to attend kindergarten next year. [...]

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 January 31, 2018, students, teachers and parents will be asked to take a 25 -minute research-based survey to help identify strengths and weaknesses in their [...]

OUTDOOR RECESS

Snowy weather is here! Please have your student(s) bring snow gear (boots, gloves, snowpants, jackets, hats, etc) if they would like to play in the snow. Per the Parent Handbook student(s)  go outside if the wind chill is 20 degrees or above.

Bad Weather Information (posted 12-18-17)

Generally speaking, District 202 Schools are always open unless hazardous road or other emergency conditions (including utility problems - electricity or natural gas outages) make it too difficult or dangerous to transport students and/or operate buildings safely. Families should plan [...]

Arrive to School

If your student is late coming to school you will have to come into the office to sign them in. The students need to be in their seat by 9:05 am and 12:55 pm for PM KDG. Once the bell rings there is no longer staff outside the building.

PTA Meeting Update

Unfortunately, there will no longer be childcare at the PTA meetings. Children are always welcome to join the meetings. We have games, coloring, and other activities for children to use. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Student Absences

Please call the office (815-254-2160) before 9:00 a.m. if you student is going to be absent.

School and District News

2018 Great Read program honors Dr. King’s life, legacy

Jan 12, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. died April 4, 1968. Yet even 50 years later, it is nearly impossible to calculate the immense impact of Dr. King’s Civil Rights activism, social and cultural [...]

2018 Great Read art contest honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Jan 11, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. died on April 4, 1968. Fifty years later, his activism and leadership with the Civil Rights movement and his commitment to peace continue to inspire and shape the [...]

Second Plainfield Parent Community Network program addresses student drug abuse, addiction, opioid epidemic

Jan 10, 2018

District 202 families are encouraged to learn about marijuana, the opioid epidemic and substance use and abuse issues at a special program at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, January 18, 2018 at Plainfield High [...]

D. 202 attendance plan moves about 280 elementary students

Dec 14, 2017

District 202’s first major attendance zone boundary change in nearly 10 years would move only about 280 current elementary students starting next school year. The Board of Education’s [...]

Second D. 202 Coffee with Superintendent on December 2nd  

Nov 27, 2017

The second of this year’s three Community Coffees with the Superintendent will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017. District 202 Superintendent of Schools Dr. Lane Abrell will host the [...]