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

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Upcoming Superintendent Chat - January 20

Community members are invited to meet with Superintendent Theresa Rouse on Saturday, January 20th at 12:30 p.m. at the Joliet Public Library.

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District 86 Teachers To Play Basketball to Raise for Studetns

The Joliet Grade Schools Foundation for Educational Excellence will host its 5th annual "Hoops for D86" fundraiser on February 3rd from 1:00-4:30 p.m.

Events

Jan

23

Gompers 7th grade Author Visit
Event's details
January 23, 2018

Time:12:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Author to speak to 7th grade students
 
(12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)

Jan

23

Gompers VB vs. Washington
Event's details
January 23, 2018

Time:04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Gompers Home Volleyball game
 
(04:00 PM - 06:00 PM)

Feb

08

Gompers VB at Home
Event's details
February 08, 2018

Time:04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Gompers Home Volleyball Game
 
(04:00 PM - 06:00 PM)

Feb

14

School Improvement Day - No PM Class for Students
Event's details
February 14, 2018

All Day Event

School Improvement Day - No PM Class for Students
 
(All Day Event)

Feb

15

Gompers Home Volleyball Game
Event's details
February 15, 2018

Time:04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

At Home Volleyball Game
 
(04:00 PM - 06:00 PM)

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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