Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Business Department



E. Wesley Russell,
Assistant Superintendent for
 Business & Financial Services

 

420 N. Raynor Ave.
Joliet, IL 60435

Phone: (815) 740-3196
Fax: (815) 740-3899

District Office

NOTICE OF PROPOSED TOTAL COMPENSATION PACKAGES

            As required by the Open Meetings Act, a list of employees with proposed compensation packages that are equal to or exceed one hundred fifty thousand dollars for the 2015-2016 fiscal year is available at the reception desk of the JFK Administration Center at 420 N. Raynor Ave., Joliet Illinois. 

Business Department

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The Role of The Department

The primary role of the Division of Business and Financial Services is to maintain all of the financial functions required to operate the school district in a fiscally responsible manner, while providing support for instructional programs and construction projects.

Business Office Daily Functions

Provide support to central administration and building principals for instructional program(s) and special project(s) funding.

Review, update, and maintain payroll records to ensure accurate payment and income reporting.

BOARD REPORTS

The Business Office prepares for each Discussion Session and subsequent Board Meeting the following reports:

Payroll - This report provides the total amount of money distributed to employees for the past month.

Activity Fund Report - This report details the receipts and disbursements of the district's imprest, Augustus Belz, and activity funds.

Treasurer's Monthly Statement - This is a balance sheet of district's receipts and disbursements for the district's funds including: education, building, retirement, transportation, life safety, special education, insurance, site and construction, and working cash.

Treasurer's Report - This report details the investment activity of the district. It includes the current amounts invested, the maturity dates, and the interest rates they are earning.

Check Register (Bills) - This report provides a detail of all of the checks issued to pay the bills received since the last Board Meeting.

 

KEY EVENT DATES

June 30........................End of Fiscal Year

July 1..................Beginning of Fiscal Year

September 30............Annual Budget Due

September 30.....End of 1st Fiscal Quarter

December 25 ...............Annual Levy Due

December 31.....End of 2nd Fiscal Quarter

February 28............Building Budgets Due

March 31...........End of 3rd Fiscal Quarter

 

News

Graduation

Congratulations to the Class of 2016

Over 1,130 eighth grade District 86 students graduated from Dirksen, Gompers, Hufford, Washington, and Thompson Schools.

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District 86 Foundation Awards Grants

The Joliet Grade Schools Foundation for Educational Excellence approved nearly $24,000 for classroom grants for the 2016-2017 school year.

Events

May

27

Last Day of School
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May 27, 2016

All Day Event

Last Day of School
 
(All Day Event)

May

30

Memorial Day – No School
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May 30, 2016

All Day Event

Memorial Day – No School
 
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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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