Grandparents raising children support/resource group

Joliet Township High School Bridge Builder and grandparent, Mary White, is hosting a special group for grandparents raising children. Join Mary for fellowship, support, and assistance navigating the educational system.

JTHS Students of the Month

Joliet Township High School Congratulates the Students of the Month for January Joliet Central High School Students of the Month for January are Tara Tindall, Kiwanis Club; Jennifer Guzman-Vieyra, Rotary Club; Eileen Jimenez, Lions Club; and Ruddie Barefield, NAACP. Joliet ...

Students elevate education through new learning model

Joliet Junior College’s Integrated Education and Training (IET) model is motivating students to earn their High School Equivalency (HSE) while seeking a certificate of completion.

Library to participate in The Great Read

For the seventh straight year, the Joliet Junior College Library is participating in The Great Read to promote literacy, reading and community conversation. The program, which is open to the public, will serve Plainfield, Joliet, Bolingbrook, Lemont, Crest Hill, Lockport ...

JJC to save on energy cost

JJC is adding a solar array at its Main Campus that will save on energy costs, increase sustainability efforts, and encourage future academic opportunities.

USF Receives Federal S-STEM Grant Worth Nearly $650,000

The University of St. Francis (USF) was awarded a grant worth nearly $650,000 from the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) Program. The grant will provide scholarships for 12 local high school students who ...

School dist. 202 Alumni Hall of Fame seek nominees

Plainfield – Nominations are due by January 11, 2019 for the ninth annual induction into the Plainfield Foundation for Excellence Alumni Hall of Fame. The Alumni Hall of Fame honors District 202 graduates who have distinguished themselves beyond their high ...

Joliet East High School Alumni Night

The Joliet Central High School varsity boys basketball team will honor Joliet East alumni during the game against Plainfield Central.

Free community screening Embracing Dyslexia

The University of St. Francis’ College of Education will host a community screening of the Luis Macias documentary Embracing Dyslexia on Friday, January 25, 2019 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. on the university’s main campus located at 500 Wilcox Street ...

MakerLab helps local Girl Scout go for the Gold

With the assistance of the Joliet Junior College MakerLab, Lemont Township High School senior Hannah Sliwa has her sights set on the highest Girl Scout honor. Individuals pursuing the Gold Award are tasked with creating a project that benefits their ...

Nearly $650,000 Award for the University of St. Francis

The University of St. Francis will receive an award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in the amount of $649,677, said Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL). The funding will be provided through the NSF's Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics ...

Shorewood Lions Club Troy 30-C Nov. Students of the Month

The Shorewood Lions Club recognized Troy Community School District 30-C 2018 November Students of the Month at the school district’s December school board meeting. The Students of the Month are William B. Orenic Intermediate School 6th graders Paul Coffey, Karina ...

Joliet Township High School diversity statement

theimesweekly.com Joliet Township High School District 204 is announcing its district-wide diversity statement, developed by a variety of stakeholders in the JTHS Strategy 6.2 Family & Community Committee. The 6.2 Family and Community Committee is comprised of parents, students, staff, ...

Troy Cheer Team places 2nd at invitational

The Troy Middle School Cheer Team recently placed 2nd at the Eighth Annual Comet Cheer Invitational, held at Reed-Custer High School.

JTHS Board approves hiring of next Superintendent

The Joliet Township High School Board of Education unanimously approved the hiring of the next District 204 Superintendent, Dr. Charles M. (Mike) Hanson II, at the regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting on December 18. Dr. Hanson will begin his ...