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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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

Valentines

Students Make Valentines for Veterans

Students throughout District 86 made hundreds of Valentine's Day cards and letters for veterans and those serving in the military.

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Teachers Named Joliet Chamber Great Teachers

Congratulations to the eight District 86 teachers who were named 2017 Joliet Area Great Teachers by the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce.

Events

Mar

02

Kindergarten Round-Up
Event's details
March 02, 2017

Time:05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-2018 school year
 
(05:00 PM - 07:00 PM)

Mar

03

Kindergarten Round-Up
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March 03, 2017

Time:09:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-2018 school year
 
(09:30 AM - 01:00 PM)

Mar

06

Pulaski Day - No School
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March 06, 2017

All Day Event

Pulaski Day - No School
 
(All Day Event)

Mar

12

Daylight Savings Time Begins
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March 12, 2017

All Day Event

Daylight Savings Time Begins
 
(All Day Event)

Mar

18

Young Authors Conference
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March 18, 2017

All Day Event

Young Authors Conference at Sanchez
 
(All Day Event)

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