Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Gompers Junior High School

Gompers Junior High School

Principal: Constance Russell

Assistant Principal: Christopher Suffecool

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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CONSTANCE RUSSELL

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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

Contract

School Board Approves New Teachers Contract

The Board of School Inspectors approved a new two-year contract for the Council #86 of the American Federation of Teachers, Local 604.

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Gompers Students Practice Math Skills

Students prepare for Gompers upcoming Family Math Night by calculating the circumference of a pumpkin at school.

Events

Oct

30

Gompers Spelling Bee Competition
Event's details
October 30, 2017

All Day Event

Gompers Student Spelling Bee Competition
 
(All Day Event)

Nov

03

Gompers Fall Finale Social
Event's details
November 03, 2017

Time:02:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Gompers Fall Finale Social
 
(02:30 PM - 04:30 PM)

Nov

10

Veterans' Day - No School
Event's details
November 10, 2017

All Day Event

Veterans' Day - No School
 
(All Day Event)

Nov

15

Superintendent Chat
Event's details
November 15, 2017

Time:06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location: Pershing Elementary, Joliet, IL -IL


Meet and Greet District 86 Superintendent Theresa Rouse and District 204 Superintendent Cheryl McCarthy
 
(06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)

Nov

20

Institute Day - No School
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November 20, 2017

All Day Event

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

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