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Plainfield South Hosting Marching Band Invitational Saturday  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — Plainfield South High School will host its third annual Marching Band Invitational Saturday, hosting 14 area marching bands competing to be ...



Plainfield Football: 2019 Scoreboard  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Football Scoreboard - Plainfield, IL - Follow along as the Wildcats, Cougars, Bengals and Tigers take the field.



Plainfield Football: Sept. 20 Scoreboard  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Football: Sept. 20 Scoreboard - Plainfield, IL - Follow along with all of Plainfield's high school football action Friday night.



Plainfield Football: Sept. 6 Scoreboard  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Football - Plainfield, IL - Follow along as the Wildcats, Cougars, Bengals and Tigers take the field.



Plainfield Students Named AP Scholars At Near-Record Pace  Plainfield, IL Patch

Planfield Schools Announce AP Scholars List - Plainfield, IL - This year fell just 17 students short of breaking last year's record for highest number of AP ...



Plainfield Football: Sept. 13 Scoreboard  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Football: Sept. 13 Scoreboard - Plainfield, IL - Follow along as the Wildcats, Cougars, Bengals and Tigers take the field.



Plainfield South Grad Wins National Art Awards  Plainfield, IL Patch

PSHS Grad Wins Art Awards - Plainfield, IL - Emma Jones won the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards medals for her colored pencil artworks titled "Water" and ...



District 202 Special Ed Admin Moving To Plainfield South High  Plainfield, IL Patch

District 202 Special Ed Admin Moving To PSHS - Plainfield, IL - "We are very excited to bring Liz on board back at the high school level," said Tim Albores, ...



Plainfield South High School wins art conference  The Herald-News

Plainfield South High School won its fifth Southwest Prairie Art Conference title and 21 District 202 high school students earned top prizes for their works in the ...



Police: Three juveniles arrested for attacking victim at Plainfield South High School  The Herald-News

Three juveniles were arrested at Plainfield South High School after allegedly attacking a person in the school's parking lot.



D. 202 special ed. administrator moving to Plainfield South HS  The Herald-News

District 202 special education administrator Elizabeth Massaro will serve as the special education administrator at Plainfield South High School next year.



Plainfield High School 2nd Semester Honor Rolls  Plainfield, IL Patch

District 202 Honor Rolls - Plainfield, IL - Here are District 202's stellar high school students.



Plainfield South graduate wins 2 national art awards  The Herald-News

Plainfield South High School 2019 graduate Emma Jones recently earned national recognition from the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards for her artwork.



Suicide - The Ripple Effect To Be Shown In District 202  Plainfield, IL Patch

Suicide Presentation In District 202 - Plainfield, IL - The film features a man who jumped from the Golden Gate Bridge — only to realize he'd made a terrible ...



Local Plainfield South High School alum saves drowning boy at DARE celebration  The Bugle

Ryan Ostry Bugle Reporter @RyanOstry_BR18 rostry@buglenewspapers.com. Usually, what comes to mind when a lifeguard saves someone drowning is ...



Plainfield School District 1st Semester High School Honor Roll  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — Plainfield School District 202 has published its second semester honor roll for each of the district's high schools. Is your kid on the list?



Plainfield North, South HS students earn German test honors  The Herald-News

Nearly 60% of the Plainfield North High School students and nearly 40% the Plainfield South High School students who took the National German Exam earned ...



Plainfield South Inducting Four Into Athletic Hall Of Fame  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — Plainfield South High School will honor four individuals at its inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan.



Prep football: Oswego rallies past Plainfield South, wins SPC  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Not only was Plainfield South good in the first half of Friday's Southwest Prairie Conference season finale against undefeated Oswego, but dominant.



Boys basketball: Furious finish propels Joliet West to beat Plainfield South  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Two teams were in search of their first Southwest Prairie Conference victory Friday when Joliet West traveled to Plainfield South, and both teams ...



Plainfield Park District Lifeguard Honored for D.A.R.E. Rescue  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Park District Lifeguard Honored for... - Plainfield, IL - Plainfield Park District lifeguard Makenzie Vargo rescued a swimmer at the Ottawa Street Pool ...



Enjoy a bike ride before cookouts and fireworks  The Herald-News

Joliet Bicycle Club's annual event attracts up to 1000 cyclists.



U.S. News Best High Schools: How Yorkville High School Ranked  Yorkville, IL Patch

Plainfield High School Rankings - Yorkville, IL - U.S. News & World report released its ranking of schools within the Chicago metro area. Here's how YHS ...



CAPE recognizes outstanding members of the D. 202 community in Plainfield  The Herald-News

The CAPE parent group recognized outstanding parents, community members, teachers and staff members for their dedication to students, their schools and ...



Plainfield South Student Builds Self-Driving Car  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Teen Builds Self-Driving Car - Plainfield, IL - Now he'll head to the National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium in Maryland.



Prep baseball: Big inning helps Cougars past Tigers  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Plainfield North's baseball team visited District 202 rivals Plainfield South on Monday, as the Tigers entered the Southwest Pairie Conference contest ...



Plainfield Homecoming: Former Board President To Lead Parade  Plainfield, IL Patch

Smith To Lead Plainfield Homecoming Parade - Plainfield, IL - The 67th annual Plainfield Community Homecoming Parade steps off in downtown Plainfield Oct.



D. 202 Board of Education to honor educators in Plainfield  The Herald-News

The District 202 Board of Education will honor 18 exceptional educators at its 27th annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony at 7 p.m. March 14.



Plainfield South Senior Performs In State Theater Fest Musical  Plainfield, IL Patch

PSHS Student Performs In State Fest - Plainfield, IL - Natalie Sipes is the first District 202 student to be chosen for the state theater showcase.



Plainfield students do well on national Spanish exam  The Herald-News

One hundred forty-eight Plainfield South, North and East high school students earned national honors for their excellent performance on the 2019 National ...



Plainfield South High School Honor Roll  Patch.com

Submitted by Plainfield School District 202. High Honor Roll - Grade 9. DOUGLAS ANDRACKI, MADISON APTON, MAHIN AZAM, AMRINDERJIT BANDESHA, ...



Plainfield South Teacher to be Recognized by Nevada University  Patch.com

Plainfield, IL - He was nominated by a former student.



One minor from Minooka arrested for punching classmate at Plainfield South wrestling meet  Morris Daily Herald

JOLIET – One boy was arrested after he allegedly punched a classmate during a wrestling meet at Plainfield South High School last week.



Police: Plainfield high school student threatened to shoot ex-girlfriend  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – A Plainfield South High School student was arrested for threatening to shoot his former girlfriend in the head, police said.



Girls basketball: Indians use defense, rebounding to stymie Cougars  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Although there's a different look to Minooka's girls basketball team this season, the goal is to continue to follow some of the same strategies that have ...



Prep baseball: Cougars save their best for last  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield South baseball team spent most of the first six innings doing things atypical of a program that is known for its consistency.



Confederate flag demonstrations put Plainfield South on edge Friday  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – As two Joliet police officers watched, a group of about 20 Plainfield South High School students and supporters hoisted Confederate and U.S. ...



Unfounded social media threat results in increased police presence at Plainfield South Halloween morning  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – There was an increased police presence Tuesday morning at Plainfield South High School after a possible threat a student made on social ...



Here Are The Best Walking Trails In Plainfield  Plainfield, IL Patch

Here Are The Best Walking Trails In Plainfield - Plainfield, IL - Getting more exercise is a popular New Year's resolution. Here are some of the best places to do ...



Plainfield South sophomore wins national art honor  The Bugle

A drawing by Plainfield South High School sophomore Emma Jones will be featured on the 2017 Illinois Youth Art Month poster. Her color drawing titled “Birth of ...



Plainfield South HS student killed in Kendall County crash  WLS-TV

A 16-year-old Plainfield South High School student was killed Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash in unincorporated Plainfield in Kendall County.



Spring Musicals Set For Plainfield High Schools  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — Spring may still be a few weeks away, but spring music is just around the corner, as District 202's four high schools prepare to stage their ...



Plainfield South High School science teacher receives grant  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – Plainfield South High School science teacher Jennifer Woods received a $1000 check from Window World of Joliet on Aug. 30 to use for science, ...



Plainfield South raises money to protect water in African village  The Bugle

Plainfield South High School seniors Alex Mayer, left, Unzila Manzoor, Cittalli Ruiz, Daniel Muncaster, Shannon Solomon and Olivia McGrath helped organized ...



Joliet Police Detective Gets $104,346 Retirement Buyout  Joliet, IL Patch

Joliet Detective Gets $104346 Retirement Buyout - Joliet, IL - Six-figure retirement payouts were once unheard of at Joliet's Police Department, but not anymore.



Sep 27 | Little Lambs Consignment Sale | Plainfield, IL  Patch.com

Thousands of like-new children's items at BARGAIN PRICES! Children's & maternity clothing, toys, books, baby equipment & children's furniture, all under one ...



Plainfield high school student's drawing featured on poster  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – A drawing by Plainfield South High School sophomore Emma Jones will be featured on the 2017 Illinois Youth Art Month poster.



Plainfield 8th-grade student composes song for band  The Herald-News

Aux Sable Middle School eighth-grader Graham Miller wanted to leave his mark on the school in a unique way.



Wrestling: Plainfield South edges Plainfield East  The Herald-News

JOLIET – There wasn't much that separated the wrestling teams from Plainfield South and Plainfield East in Thursday's Southwest Prairie Conference dual meet.



CAPE, Foundation Scholarships Go To 23 Plainfield Grads  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — Twenty-three District 202 graduating seniors got college scholarships in May 2018 from the Plainfield Foundation for Excellence and the ...



Plainfield students threatened with detention for participation in walkout over gun control  WLS-TV

High school students in Plainfield could get detention if they participate in a walkout planned for next week.



Best School Districts: Where Does Plainfield Rank?  Patch.com

For most people, a lot of factors come into play when choosing where to live -- and if you're a parent or planning to become a parent, the quality of local schools ...



Clown Threatening Plainfield School is an Internet Hoax  Patch.com

Plainfield, IL - Plainfield School District 202 is letting parents know there is nothing to be afraid of.



Plainfield Students Inducted Into NHS  Patch.com

Plainfield Students Inducted Into NHS - Plainfield, IL - Congratulations to this year's crop of exceptional students.



Plainfield High School Honor Rolls Announced  Plainfield, IL Patch

District 202 High School Honor Rolls - Plainfield, IL - These local high schoolers made the list.



Boys track and field: Plainfield North sophomore Moore wins big at sectional meet  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The wind was strong out of the northeast Thursday at the boys track and field Class 3A Plainfield South Sectional. It hurt the races around the tracks, ...



Plainfield South High School students show appreciation to bus drivers  The Herald-News

On Sept. 9, members of the Plainfield South High School Cougar Club thanked District 202 bus drivers with donuts, coffee and thank you notes. The gesture is ...



3 Men Broke Into Plainfield South HS to Drink Beer on Roof: Cops  Patch.com

Plainfield, IL - The men also allegedly stole soda and Hawaiian Punch, as well as students' pottery creations.



Plainfield Central Grad Charged for Murder of Parents in Central Michigan University Shooting  WspyNews

UPDATE 3/5/18. The 19 year-old Plainfield Central High School grad who allegedly fatally shot his Chicago-area parents at a Central Michigan University ...



New Record: Near 400 Plainfield Students Named AP Scholars  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — A record-high 395 District 202 high school graduates and current students have been named 2018 AP Scholars based on their performance ...



District 202 High School 2018-19 final honor roll  The Bugle

TAMEEM ABOU-CHAKRA, RUQAYYAH ALVI, CHRISTOPHER ANDAYA, SAREENA BAIG, SAHRISH BAKHTIARI, EMILY BARGAS, AUSTIN BILOTTA, ...



11 Plainfield Seniors Named National Hispanic Scholars  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Hispanic Scholars - Plainfield, IL - The teens' SAT and National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test scores drew the attention of the National Hispanic ...



District 202 students, teachers win awards  The Herald-News

Plainfield schools do well at robotics competition. Timber Ridge Middle School won second place overall during the 2019 4-H Will County Regional Robotics ...



FOPs Devito Has Huge Nest Egg Of Unused Vacation, Comp Time  Joliet, IL Patch

FOP's Devito Has Huge Unused Vacation, Comp Bank - Joliet, IL - The following 20 Joliet FOP members have stockpiled large unused vacation and comp time ...



Boys volleyball: Plainfield South off to good start, beats Minooka  morrisherald-news.com

JOLIET – With a team featuring eight seniors, several of whom have played together at the high school and club levels for many years, Plainfield South's boys ...



Raspolich Named New Plainfield East Athletic Director  Patch.com

PLAINFIELD, IL -- Twenty-four year veteran District 202 teacher and coach Paul Raspolich will serve as Plainfield East High School's new athletic director in ...



Teen Posted Twitter Threat To Get Ot of School: Plainfield Cops  Patch.com

PCHS Threat: Student Arrested - Plainfield, IL - A Twitter account set up late Wednesday threatened violence at the high school.



School Stadiums to Get Artificial Turf  Patch.com

Plainfield, IL - The project will occur in two phases over the next two years.



Plainfield Schools Get New Assistant Principals, Leaders  Patch.com

Plainfield, IL - The new leaders will begin for the 2015-16 school year.



Joliet Central and Joliet West students win top awards at 2019 SPC Literary Festival  The Herald-News

Joliet Central and West High School students earned top awards at the Southwest Prairie Conference (SPC) Literary Festival on April 10. The students were ...



Plainfield Dist. 202: First Semester High School Honor Roll, 2016-17  The Bugle

Plainfield High School Central Campus. High Honor Roll – Grade 9. KUMAYL AHMED, SANA AHMED, BROOKE AHRENS, JACOB ALMAWI, REZA ALVI ...



Plainfield parents allege coach treats players negatively  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – Several parents allege the Plainfield South High School boys basketball coach has treated their sons harshly and want him removed from his ...



CAPE Honors Outstanding District 202 Parents, Faculty, Staff  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — District 202's CAPE parent group recognized outstanding parents, community members, teachers and staff members for their dedication to ...



Will County public school enrollment sees 5-year decline  The Herald-News

Enrollment in Will County area public schools is down for the fifth year in a row, with a dozen districts showing steady declines. In a 2014-15 annual report by the ...



High school baseball: Plainfield East scores 8 in fifth, knocks out Plainfield Central  The Herald-News

JOLIET – There is a good reason the Plainfield East baseball team, the No. 12 seed in the Class 4A Oswego Sectional, will be facing Plainfield South at 11 a.m. ...



School Threat Rumor Reported At Plainfield Middle School  Plainfield, IL Patch

PLAINFIELD, IL — Plainfield police this weekend shared a message from a District 202 principal about a "a non-specific threat of school violence" at John F.



Joliet Central Wrestling Team “Takedown Cancer” on January 24  1340 WJOL

The Joliet Central High School Wrestling Team invites the public to “Takedown Cancer” during the SPC Dual against Plainfield South High School on January ...



District 202 Hall Of Fame: Five Plainfield Central Grads To Be Inducted  Patch.com

D. 202 Hall Of Fame Induction - Plainfield, IL - The Foundation for Excellence Alumni Hall of Fame was founded in 2011 to recognize distinguished grads.



Former Plainfield Coach Honored at Cross-Country Meet  Patch.com

Plainfield, IL - The coaches said Steve Riederer was instrumental in starting the district's cross-country programs.



CAPE Honors Plainfield School District Faculty, Staff, Parents  Patch.com

PLAINFIELD, IL – District 202's CAPE parent group recognized outstanding parents, community members, teachers and staff members for their dedication to ...



3 National Merit Finalists In District 202  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Students Named National Merit Finalists - Plainfield, IL - They're among about 15000 finalists nationwide competing for $7500 scholarship awards.



Eight D-202 juniors get Horizon Grants  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – Eight District 202 high school juniors will get a glimpse of their future with a little help from the Plainfield Foundation for Excellence.



Plainfield East HS graduate wins college National Merit award  The Herald-News

Plainfield East High School graduate Jacob Floresca is one of more than 3500 students nationwide to win a National Merit college-sponsored award as part of ...



Fathers Gun Used By Campus Shooting Suspect From Plainfield: CMU  Plainfield, IL Patch

CMU Shooter Went To Plainfield - Plainfield, IL - Police said Plainfield graduate James Davis Jr. was behaving erratically the night before the murders of his ...



Yanello named new principal of Plainfield South  The Bugle

By Enterprise Staff. Courtesy of District 202. Plainfield South High School Athletic Director Bob Yanello will serve as the school's next principal. The District 202 ...



CAPE honors outstanding Plainfield school district faculty members, staff and parents  The Bugle

District 202's CAPE parent group recognized outstanding parents, community members, teachers and staff members for their dedication to students, their ...



Joliet's far West Side can still be confusing  The Herald-News

Residents who vote Tuesday may find they are not in Plainfield.



Record Number Of AP Scholars: Plainfield School District  Patch.com

Record Number Of AP Scholars In Plainfield - Plainfield, IL - The district's four high schools reached an all-time high for AP scholars this year.



Plainfield Students Earn Perfect ACT Scores  Patch.com

Plainfield, IL - Both students had nearly perfect scores when they decided to re-take the test.



This Teacher Has an Amazing Marathon PR—and a Mind-Boggling Wakeup Call  Runner's World

To get her miles in around her job teaching high school math, Kristen Heckert has to get up bright and early.



Plainfield School District 202 to consolidate gifted classrooms  Chicago Tribune

Several third-graders in the gifted program at Plainfield's elementary schools will switch schools next year.



Minooka girls volleyball moves to 25-5 after beating Plainfield South  Morris Daily Herald

JOLIET – Big things were expected from Minooka's girls volleyball team from the outset of the season, and so far coach Carrie Prosek's team has been up to the ...



Local students receive scholarships in 2016  The Herald-News

Below is a list of local students who earned scholarships in 2016 and 2017. Schools will continue to run in alphabetical order as space permits.



Report card shows successes, areas for improvement for Dist. 202  The Bugle

The numbers are out for school districts across the state as the Illinois State Board of Education recently released the 2016 School Report Card. At Plainfield ...



Plainfield teenager is chosen as Miss Illinois Junior Miss  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – After the announcer called the regional title winner for Miss Iowa, Plainfield South junior Victoria Hir's excitement grew. The next winner to be ...



Football: Oswego East senior Jordan Williams keeps the faith, commits to Eastern Illinois  Kendall County Now

Jordan Williams kept the faith. Williams, an Oswego East senior, watched during the fall and winter as teammates and friends found college homes. And he ...



High school football 2016  The Herald-News

After a week filled with controversy, Plainfield North ended its postseason run in second place, falling Saturday, Nov. 26, to East St. Louis in the Class 7A state ...



Plainfield S. starts off strong vs. Joliet W.  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – Plainfield South won only two girls volleyball games in 2013. After the Cougars beat Joliet West in two close matches Thursday night, 25-21, ...



Joliet Police Unable To Solve Triple Murder On Great Falls Drive  Patch.com

Joliet Police Unable To Solve Triple Murder - Joliet, IL - Anthony McGee, Manny Hernandez and Gabriella Rueda, 22, were killed in McGee's family home early ...



Plainfield South rebounds, beats East in two sets  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Opening Southwest Prairie play Tuesday against conference power Minooka, Plainfield South got thumped, falling in two quick games.



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