Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Gompers Junior High School

Gompers Junior High School

Principal: Constance Russell

1501 Copperfield Ave.
Joliet, IL 60432

Phone: (815) 727-5276
Fax: (815) 726-5341

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Gompers Junior High School

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School Hours

Start Time 7:45 am
Regular Dismissal 2:35 pm
School Improvement Day Dismissal 11:25 am

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Gompers Junior High School is the home to approximately 850 students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades. Our school also houses the Joliet Public Schools District 86 junior high bilingual program. In addition, we accommodate students' needs through a variety of special education classes.

Students at Gompers Junior High School are offered challenging experiences in the core curriculum: language arts, math, science, and social studies. Enrichment opportunities in art, Gompers Junior High School is the home to approximately 850 students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades. Our school also houses the Joliet Public Schools District 86 junior high bilingual program. In addition, we accommodate students' needs through a variety of special education classes. Students at Gompers Junior High School are offered challenging experiences in the core curriculum: language arts, math, science, and social studies. Enrichment opportunities in art, music, health, PE, character education, band, orchestra, and choir are also available. After-school activities include cross-country, basketball, soccer, wrestling, volleyball, tutoring, and various clubs.

News

Joliet Grade School Band 100th Anniversary Celebration

More than 400 Joliet Public Schools District 86 students will perform in the eleventh annual Children for Peace Fine Arts Festival on April 16, 2014.

Forest Park and Hufford Accepting Applications

The magnet program at both Forest Park and Hufford are now accepting student applications for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year.

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Progress 4 Ends
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April 23, 2014

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Gompers Spring Orchestra Concert
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April 24, 2014

Time:06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

Spring Orchestra Concert
 
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Gompers Spring Band Concert
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April 25, 2014

Time:06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

Spring Band Concert
 
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Welcome to Joliet Public Schools District 86

Our schools, as partners with our children's parents and with the community, will create a safe and positive environment in which all students will learn and develop to their greatest potential. All students will be empowered to become lifelong learners, responsible citizens and caring members of their communities.

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