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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Superintendent Visits Summer School

Dr. Rouse met some of our youngest students during summer school.

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New Administrators Named

The Board of School Inspectors approved new administrators at their July school board meeting.

Events

Jul

28

New Superintendent Reception
Event's details
July 28, 2016

Time:03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: J.F. Kennedy Administrative Center, Joliet, IL -IL


Meet New Superintendent Dr. Theresa Rouse
 
(03:00 PM - 05:00 PM)

Aug

15

Institute Day
Event's details
August 15, 2016

Time:08:00 AM - 03:30 PM

Institute Day - No School for Students.
 
(08:00 AM - 03:30 PM)

Aug

16

Institute Day
Event's details
August 16, 2016

All Day Event

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

Aug

17

First Day of School
Event's details
August 17, 2016

All Day Event

First Day of 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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