Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Farragut Elementary School

Farragut Elementary School

Principal: Veronica Hatch

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

MESSAGE FROM PRINCIPAL
Veronica Hatch

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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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Students Celebrate Red Ribbon Week

Students throughout District 86 participated in several Red Ribbon events to support healthy, drug-free lives.

Principal Appreciation Day

Illinois Principal Appreciation Day is Friday, October 24th. Thank you to our principals for their leadership and dedication to District 86.

Events

Oct

31

Parent/Teacher Conference Day - No School for Students
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October 31, 2014

All Day Event

Parent/Teacher Conference Day - No School for Students
 
(All Day Event)

Nov

10

Institute Day - No School for Students
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November 10, 2014

All Day Event

Institute Day - No School for Students
 
(All Day Event)

Nov

11

Veterans Day - No School
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November 11, 2014

All Day Event

Veterans Day - No School
 
(All Day Event)

Nov

26

Thanksgiving Day, Day Before, and Following - No School
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November 26, 2014-November 28, 2014

All Day Event

Thanksgiving Day, Day Before, and Following - No School
 
(All Day Event)

Welcome to Joliet Public Schools District 86

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