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

Contract

New Teachers Contract Approved

The Board of School Inspectors approved a new three-year contract for teachers.

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Families Enjoy Worldwide Day of Play

Many families took advantage of the nice weather and participated in outdoor activities during Joliet’s 8th annual Worldwide Day of Play.

Events

Oct

21

Gompers Girls Basketball Home - Washington
Event's details
October 21, 2014

Time:04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Gompers Girls Basketball Home - Washington
 
(04:00 PM - 06:00 PM)

Oct

22

School Improvement Day - No PM Class for Students
Event's details
October 22, 2014

All Day Event

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

Oct

23

Gompers Girls Basketball Away - Oak Prairie
Event's details
October 23, 2014

Time:04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Gompers Girls Basketball Away - Oak Prairie
 
(04:00 PM - 06:00 PM)

Oct

28

Gompers Girls Basketball Away - Dirksen
Event's details
October 28, 2014

Time:04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Gompers Girls Basketball Away - Dirksen
 
(04:00 PM - 06:00 PM)

Oct

31

Parent/Teacher Conference Day - No School for Students
Event's details
October 31, 2014

All Day Event

Parent/Teacher Conference Day - No School for Students
 
(All Day Event)

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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