Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Pershing Elementary School

Pershing Elementary School

Principal: Araceli Ordaz

251 North Midland Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435

Phone: (815) 725-0986
Fax: (815) 741-7633

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Pershing Elementary School

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School Hours

Start Time 8:00 am
Regular Dismissal 2:10 pm
School Improvement Day Dismissal 11:15 am

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Welcome to Pershing Elementary School, home of the Tigers.

 Pershing Elementary School is home to approximately 575 students (kindergarten-fifth grade).  Wehave a diverse student population and offer general education and special education programming.  Student learning at Pershing is a partner ship between students, parents, and staff to provide an outstanding educational enviro nment. By working together, students learn and grow academically, behaviorally, and socially.

   We realize that successful schools result when a partnership exists between schools, parents, and the community. In addition to our dedicated parent organization, the entire Pershing community is committed to ensuring the best possible elementary school experience for all students.

We will continue to have a laser-like focus on student growth in order to prepare children for college and/or career readiness.  We hope you visit us and see firsthand why we are proud to be Tigers!

 

     

 

News

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Washington Quad Basketball Team Wins!

Congratulations to the Washington Quadrant Basketball Team for winning the third annual Joliet Grade Schools Foundation 'Hoops for D86" basketball tournament.

Emergency School Closing Procedures

Procedures are in place in the event that District 86 must cancel school.

Events

Feb

13

MPA Pancake Breakfast
Event's details
February 13, 2016

Time:08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Joliet Moose Lodge, Joliet, IL -IL


District 86 Music Parents Association is hosting a Pancake Breakfast.
 
(08:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Feb

15

Presidents’ Day – No School
Event's details
February 15, 2016

All Day Event

Presidents’ Day – No School
 
(All Day Event)

Feb

17

School Improvement Day – No PM Class for Students
Event's details
February 17, 2016

All Day Event

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

Mar

03

Kindergarten Registration
Event's details
March 03, 2016

Time:05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location: All District 86 Elementary Schools except Eisenhower and Forest Park, , -


Kindergarten Registration for the 2016-2017 school year.
 
(05:00 PM - 07:00 PM)

Mar

04

Kindergarten Registration
Event's details
March 04, 2016

Time:09:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Location: All District 86 Elementary Schools except Eisenhower and Forest Park, , -


Kindergarten Registration for the 2016-2017 school year.
 
(09:30 AM - 01:00 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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