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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Visitation & Aid Society of Joliet Donates Thanksgiving Meals

Thank you to all the Visitation & Aid Society volunteers who shopped for Thanksgiving food items for nearly 100 of our families.

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Congratulations to our District Elementary School Spelling Bee Winners

Fifteen Elementary School Spelling Bee Winners Competed in the District 86 Spelling Contest.

Events

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22

Winter Break - No School
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December 22, 2016-December 23, 2016

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Winter Break - No School for Students
 
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26

Winter Break - No School
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December 26, 2016-December 30, 2016

All Day Event

Winter Break - No School
 
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Jan

02

Winter Break - No School
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January 02, 2017-January 06, 2017

All Day Event

Winter Break - No School
 
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