Joliet Public Schools | District 86


Media Relations


Sandra Zalewski, 
Coordinator for Communications & Development

420 N. Raynor Ave.
Joliet, IL 60435

Phone: (815) 740-3196

Fax: (815) 740-6520



District Office

Media Relations



Message From Sandra Zalewski


The Coordinator for Communications and Development serves as the media spokesperson for the District. In addition to working with the media, the Media Relations Department develops and distributes brochures, newsletters, letters and magazines to school district employees and families. A District Parent Outlook Magazine is sent home with all students three times a year.

The Coordinator for Communications and Development also serves as the school district liaison for the Joliet Grade Schools Foundation for Educational Excellence. For copies of publications or to set up an interview, please call or email Sandra Zalewski at (815) 740-3196.



Students Participate in Hour of Code

In celebration of Computer Science Education Week, over 300 District 86 students participated in Hour of Code.


Visitation & Aid Society Provides Food for Families

Thank you to the Visitation & Aid Society of Joliet for providing groceries for several District 86 families for Thanksgiving.​




Classes Resume
Event's details
January 05, 2015

All Day Event

Students and Staff Return to School.
(All Day Event)



Martin Luther King's Birthday - No School
Event's details
January 19, 2015

All Day Event

Martin Luther King's Birthday - No School
(All Day Event)

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