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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 ...

Plainfield Teen Volunteers Help Prepare For New School Year  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Teen Volunteers - Plainfield, IL - Plainfield South National Honor Society students are helping Charles Reed get ready for the 2019-20 school 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 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 ...

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 Artists Win More Than $1 Million In Scholarships  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield South Art Scholarships - Plainfield, IL - PSHS artists competed with students from 125 Illinois high schools and were one of only 20 schools to earn ...

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.

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 high school journalists do well at Minooka Invitational  The Herald-News

Student journalists from Plainfield High School – Central Campus, Plainfield South High School and Plainfield East High School earned several top prizes at the ...

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 ...

Plainfield Schools To Host Madrigal Dinners  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Madrigal Dinners - Plainfield, IL - Enjoy the sounds of the season, figgy pudding and more.

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?

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 ...

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.

Plainfield Students Named National Merit Finalists  Plainfield, IL Patch

National Merit Finalists - Plainfield, IL - Plainfield East High School senior Jacob Floresca and Plainfield South High School senior Erik Radakovich are ...

D-202 considers 8th HS period, introduces ambassadors  The Herald-News

Members of the Plainfield School District 202 Board of Education heard more information Monday about adding an eighth period to the high school day and ...

New Program Lets District 202 Students Rent Laptops  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Students Can Now Rent Laptops - Plainfield, IL - Starting next fall, Plainfield high school students will be able to "check out" refurbished laptops just as ...

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 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 High School sophomore creates, programs self-driving car  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD — A Plainfield South High School sophomore is traveling to a national science competition, after he created and programmed a self-driving car.

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.

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 ...

CAPE Parent Group Seeking District Award Nominations  Plainfield, IL Patch

CAPE Parent Group Seeks District Award Nominations - Plainfield, IL - The award honors individuals who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to the ...

District 202 Notes: Two Plainfield East High School students with the help of their teachers created a prosthetic hand to help a District 202 student  The Bugle

Siblings Spencer and Laine Cibulskis engineered the 3D hand for a District 202 student who did not want to be identified. Jeffery Heimer, career and technology ...

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 ...

Plainfield student musicians to perform in Romeoville  The Herald-News

Eighty-two student musicians from all four District 202 high schools will perform at the Southwest Prairie Conference Honor Band Festival on Feb.

District 202 Eighth-Grader Composes Song For Band  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Student Composes Song For Band - Plainfield, IL - Trombone player Graham Miller composed "Rise of a Fallen Kingdom."

Redhawks too much for Cougars  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Plainfield South ran into a buzz saw in the opening round of the Class 8A state playoffs on Friday as Naperville Central did whatever it wanted ...

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 ...

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 ...

Plainfield high school students win at conference Literary Festival  The Herald-News

Students from all four District 202 high schools won top honors at the 2018 Southwest Prairie Conference Literary Festival held April 18 Plainfield North High ...

Plainfield Students Named National Merit Semifinalists  Plainfield, IL Patch

National Merit Semifinalists - Plainfield, IL - Plainfield East High School senior Jacob Floresca and Plainfield South High School senior Erik Radakovich are ...

Plainfield South High School Honor Roll

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

One minor from Minooka arrested for punching classmate at Plainfield South wrestling meet  The Herald-News

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

Walkout, March Planned By PSHS Teens After Florida Shooting  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Teens Plan March For Our Lifes - Plainfield, IL - Inspired by the Parkland school shooting survivors, students at Plainfield South are pushing for ...

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. ...

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 South Teacher to be Recognized by Nevada University

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

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 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.

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.

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 ...

Plainfield South High School English teacher honored  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – Plainfield South High School English teacher John Miller was honored in October through the University of Nevada-Las Vegas' Teacher ...

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.

12 Plainfield Students Earn National Merit Commended Rank  Plainfield, IL Patch

Plainfield Students Earn National Merit Rank - Plainfield, IL - Commended Students placed among the top 50000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students.

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 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 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 ...

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 ...

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.

Plainfield High School Honor Rolls Announced  Plainfield, IL Patch

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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Clown Threatening Plainfield School is an Internet Hoax

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

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 ...

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

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

Plainfield Students Inducted Into NHS

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

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 ...

Plainfield Teacher to Publish Book

Plainfield, IL - The book involves a man who has an unhealthy obsession with the movie "It's a Wonderful Life."

Best School Districts: Where Does Plainfield Rank?

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 ...

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 Special Olympic athletes face off in basketball game  Suburban Life Publications

PLAINFIELD – John Hicks almost broke a tie toward the end of a basketball game between Plainfield high schools' Special Olympics athletes. Hicks, a Plainfield ...

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. ...

Boys volleyball: Plainfield South off to good start, beats Minooka

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 ...

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 Schools Get New Assistant Principals, Leaders

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

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 ...

Boys volleyball: Lockport wins key clash against Plainfield South  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Lockport boys volleyball coach Nick Mraz likes the determination that his team has displayed to help it open the season with a 15-1 record.

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 ...

School Stadiums to Get Artificial Turf

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

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

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

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

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

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 HS Athletic Director is Schools New Principal

Plainfield, IL - Bob Yanello replaces David Travis, who accepted the principal's position at Yorkville High School.

Former Plainfield Coach Honored at Cross-Country Meet

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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.

Raspolich Named New Plainfield East Athletic Director

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 ...

Police: Plainfield man cited for smacking another man in the head twice  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – A Plainfield man allegedly tried to knock the hat off of another man at Plainfield South High School after school hours but hit him twice in the head ...

Metea Badminton Coach Moves to Wrestling Mats  Naperville Community Television

The Metea Valley Badminton Coach, Matt Long, is taking on a new role as the Wrestling coach starting next year.

Plainfield Teachers Authorize Strike in District 202; Walk Date Could Come Oct. 31  WspyNews

With 98 percent approval, union members in the Association of Plainfield Teachers have authorized union leadership to declare a strike if a contract acceptance ...

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 ...

Images: Barrington vs. Plainfield South, 8A Football playoffs  Chicago Daily Herald

The Barrington High School football team hosted Plainfield South High School in the first round of the IHSA playoffs Saturday, Oct. 31, in Barrington.

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.

No Clowning Around: Plainfield Superintendent Issues Creepy Clown Rumor Warning

No Clowning Around In Plainfield - Plainfield, IL - "I strongly encourage you to be very cautious about rumors you hear or see on social media about 'creepy ...

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.

Local arts and entertainment Sept. 21 through Sept. 28  The Herald-News

Sept. 21. • "Doni Doni," by Gretchen Beck – On exhibit through Sept. 21, Lewis University, Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery Romeoville. Reception and ...

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 ...

Plainfield Students Earn Perfect ACT Scores

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

D. 202's CAPE honors outstanding faculty, staff and parents in Plainfield  The Bugle

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

CAPE Honors Plainfield School District Faculty, Staff, Parents

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

Record Number Of AP Scholars: Plainfield School District

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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