Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Farragut Elementary School

Farragut Elementary School

Principal: Brenda Reiter-Gorman

701 Glenwood Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435-6911

Phone: (815) 723-0394
Fax: (815) 740-5950

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Farragut Elementary School

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School Hours

Start Time 8:00 am
Regular Dismissal 2:10 pm
School Improvement Day Dismissal 11:15 am

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Farragut Elementary School is the home to approximately 700 students in kindergarten through fifth grade. Farragut School is located in the heart of the Cathedral Area across the street from the University of St. Francis and adjacent to Preservation Park.

Farragut School was erected in 1899. It was a beautiful limestone building on the corner of Glenwood and Wilcox. Named after Admiral Farragut, it had eight rooms. The second building was built in 1915. The annex building was constructed between 1925 and 1928. Farragut had a major renovation in 2004 which resulted in connecting the main building with the annex so it is now one building.

Farragut Elementary School is a partner with the University of St. Francis as a Professional Development/Lab School. Please feel free to visit us in person at Farragut School and see what quality public education is all about.

 

News

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Superintendent Chat on Saturday

Community members are invited to meet with Superintendent Theresa Rouse on Saturday, January 21st at 12:30 p.m. at the Joliet Public Library.

District 86 Launches New Student Information System

District 86 Launches New Student Information System

Events

Jan

21

Superintendent Chat
Event's details
January 21, 2017

Time:12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Location: Joliet Public Library, Joliet, IL -IL


Chat with District 86 Superintendent Dr. Rouse.
 
(12:30 PM - 01:30 PM)

Jan

26

School Improvement Day - No PM Classes
Event's details
January 26, 2017

All Day Event

School Improvement Day - No PM Classes
 
(All Day Event)

Jan

27

Parent-Teacher Conferences - No School
Event's details
January 27, 2017

All Day Event

Parent-Teacher Conferences - No School
 
(All Day Event)

Feb

04

Foundation Basketball Fundraiser
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February 04, 2017

Time:01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Foundation Basketball Fundraiser
 
(01:00 PM - 04:30 PM)

Feb

16

School Improvement Day - No PM Classes
Event's details
February 16, 2017

All Day Event

School Improvement Day - No PM Classes
 
(All Day Event)

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