Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Taft Elementary School

Taft Elementary School

Principal: Joy Hopkins

1125 Oregon Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435

Phone: (815) 725-2700
Fax: (815) 741-7635

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Taft Elementary School

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School Hours

Start Time 9:00 am
Regular Dismissal 3:10 pm
School Improvement Day Dismissal 12:15 pm

MESSAGE FROM PRINCIPAL
Joy Hopkins

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Welcome to Taft Elementary School, home of the Taft Tigers! We are proud of our students, staff, parents, and community who make the school successful. School begins each day at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 3:10 p.m. Taft School is home to approximately 380 students (kindergarten through fifth grade). We also have two Autistic classrooms.

We strive to provide our students with the very best education possible. Our staff utilizes a variety of teaching methods and strategies to reach the needs of our students. We utilize differentiated instruction, guided reading, and technology to help students achieve to their fullest potential.

News

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Joliet Reads Bookmark Winners

Congratulations to this year's Joliet Reads Student Bookmark Winners.

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Welcome Back to School

Welcome Back to School! It was great to see so many smiling faces!

Events

Aug

29

Taft Open House
Event's details
August 29, 2014

Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location: Taft Elementary, Joliet, IL -IL


Taft Open House
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)

Sep

01

Labor Day - No School
Event's details
September 01, 2014

All Day Event

Labor Day - No School
 
(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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