Joliet Public Schools | District 86


Gwendolyn R. Ulmer, Member


Gwendolyn was elected to the Board of School Inspectors in 2011.  Gwen has a daughter and son who both graduated from District 86 schools.  Gwen attended Eliza Kelly Elementary, Thompson Elementary, and Washington Junior High before graduating from Joliet Central High School.  Gwen retired from Silver Cross Hospital after 44 years.  Gwen also serves on the Joliet Grade Schools Foundation for Educational Excellence Board of Directors.


Welcome to Joliet Public Schools District 86

Our schools, as partners with our children's parents and with the community, will create a safe and positive environment in which all students will learn and develop to their greatest potential. All students will be empowered to become lifelong learners, responsible citizens and caring members of their communities.

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