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Twelve D. 202 students earn National Merit “commended” rank

Tom Hernandez, Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 Director of Community Relations

September 29, 2020

Plainfield – Twelve District 202 high school seniors have been named “commended” students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. The National Merit Scholarship Program is a nationwide competition for recognition...

District 202 special education, kindergarteners will return first

Tom Hernandez, Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 Director of Community Relations

September 29, 2020

Plainfield – District 202 prekindergarten-12th grade multi-needs special education students are scheduled to return to classrooms on October 26, 2020 as part of the district’s plan to slowly resume in-person learning over the...

DISTRICT 202 COMMUNITY COLUMN

Dr. Lane Abrell, Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 Superintendent of Schools

September 17, 2020

Dear District 202 Community, We have about two weeks of  remote learning under our belts and so far, it has gone fairly well, all things considered. Thank you to everyone involved. Our teachers, support staff, administration,...

Members of the Community Relations Department Recognized

Tom Hernandez, Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 Director of Community Relations

September 16, 2020

Plainfield – Members of the District 202 Community Relations Department were recognized on September 11, 2020 as part of the Illinois Chapter of the National School Public Relations Association’s 2020 Annual Communications...

D. 202 high school students 16 and older can be election judges

Tom Hernandez, Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 Director of Community Relations

September 16, 2020

Plainfield – District 202 students 16 years and older can serve as an election judge because of recent changes in state law. Election Day is a statewide holiday so students will not be engaged in learning on November 3, 2020. Students...

District 202 to again serve free meals to all students up to age 18

Tom Hernandez, Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 Director of Community Relations

September 8, 2020

Plainfield – District 202 will again offer free meals to all children to age 18 through December 31, 2020 as it did last spring. The district offered free meals during the summer and returned to paid, free and reduced meal servi...

Mobile Food Pantry

May 6, 2020

District 202 Families, Staff and Community, The Northern Illinois Food Bank will host a Mobile Food Pantry this Wednesday, May 6, 2020 from 5-6:30 p.m. or until food runs out in the parking lot at at St. Mary Immaculate Church, 1562...

D. 202 teacher makes hundreds of face shields, ear guards for frontline workers

May 6, 2020

Plainfield – When the COVID-19 pandemic began, Amy Simpson, a District 202 teacher of the visually impaired, and her husband Matt Simpson, searched for ways to help the community. It quickly became apparent there was a high demand...

District 202 siblings hand-make face shields for frontline workers

May 6, 2020

Plainfield – John F. Kennedy Middle School seventh grader Rhea Shah and her sister, Plainfield Ea Roochi Shah, a senior at Plainfield East High School, wanted to make face shields for those serving on the frontlines of the CO...