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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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.​

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Happy Halloween

Thank you to all the parents who attended Parent/Teacher Conferences.

Events

Dec

20

Winter Break
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December 20, 2014-January 04, 2015

All Day Event

Winter Break
 
(All Day Event)

Jan

05

Classes Resume
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January 05, 2015

All Day Event

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

Jan

19

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

All Day Event

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

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