Student applications are now being accepted for Eisenhower and Washington Academy for the 2021-2020 school year. The programs accept students in first through eighth grades who demonstrate average or above academic achievement and positive behavior. There are approximately 56 openings for first grade, 75 openings for sixth grade and a limited number of openings for grades 2-5 and 7-8. The accelerated programs are within the Joliet District 86 school system with no additional fees. Students must reside within District 86 boundaries. Application materials are available at https://www.joliet86.org/file.aspx?DocumentId=12338 and https://www.joliet86.org/file.aspx?DocumentId=12337. Applications are due by March 19, 2021. Please call Eisenhower (grades 1-5) at 815-723-0233 or Washington (grades 6-8) at 815-727-5271 for more information.