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AUG 14

Board of Education Committee meetings
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grand Prairie Elementary School, 3100 Caton Farm Road, Joliet, Illinois
The Board of Education's standing committees will meet in open session. Both meetings...

AUG 19

Board of Education regular meeting
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The District 202 Board of Education will  meet in regular session. The Board...

AUG 27

Foundation for Excellence
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
District Administrative Center, 15732 Howard Street, Plainfield
The Plainfield Foundation for Excellence will meet if necessary. The public is welcome.


Catholic Charities Back to School Event

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet will host its 27th Annual Back to School Fair event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Joliet Catholic Academy, 1200 N. Larkin Avenue, Joliet. The Catholic Charities Back to School Fair is a FREE "one-stop event" [...]



PEHS Summer Sports Camps 2019

Plainfield East – 2019 Summer Sports Camps  Registration Fee:  $55/$75/$100/$125 depending on camp    Payable:  Make checks payable to “Plainfield East High School.”  There is no registration by phone, fax or credit [...]

Please pick up Meds by June 5th

A Word from the Nurses’ Office:  Parents,  Please pick up leftover medications by June 5th.  School policy states that medications that are not picked up, must be disposed of.    Thank you. 

District 202 Health Requirements

Here are the District 202 Health Requirements and related resources for all affected grades.  Please call your school nurse for more information or clarification. Remember that the first day of school is August 14, 2019.

Concussion Form -- Go to

Please go to the Activities pages and click on the Athletics Option.  There you will find an online concussion [...]

Middle School Bully Survey Link - See below.

Middle School Bully Survey Link:

Report Attendance Here - Phone # and E-mail Address Below

Attendance:  815-439-4810 or

Sign-Up for the HG Daily Newsblast!

Subscribing to the daily "HG News" - E-blast Digital Newsletter Every day Heritage Grove publishes a daily digital newsletter of current events and news through a listserv.  This is a great way to stay on top of things at HG, and hear about all the great things going on here at [...]

Box Tops and Labels for Education

Student Council would like to remind our students and families that we collect boxtops for education and labels for education. The drop-off location is in front of the main office. Please have your child turn in the boxtops and labels you collected over the summer. Thank you for helping Heritage [...]

PTO Membership

This amazing group of people work hard all year to help raise funds for school needs in academics, technology, sports and more.  They help out with dances, selling concessions at sporting events, sell spiritwear, organize family dinner nights and more.  Come on out and join this integral [...]

School and District News

Nine D. 202 teachers get Foundation professional development awards

May 22, 2019

Plainfield – Nine District 202 teachers will participate in special professional growth programs this summer with the help of a special grant designed to support innovative teaching. The Plainfield Foundation for Excellence created the Professional Development Awards eight years ago to [...]

New D. 202 Digital Learning director will help blend technology, teaching

Apr 29, 2019

Eagle Pointe Elementary School Principal Laura Weed will lead a new initiative to blend technology and teaching as District 202’s first Director of Digital Learning and Innovation. The District 202 Board of Education approved appointing Weed to the new position at its April 29, 2019 [...]

D. 202 schools take top awards at regional robotics competitions

Apr 26, 2019

Timber Ridge Middle School won second place overall during the 2019 4-H Will County Regional Robotics competition held on April 13, 2019. Teams from Aux Sable, Heritage Grove, Ira Jones, and John F. Kennedy middle schools also brought home trophies from the competitions in which members built [...]

District 202 students, families can learn about “mindfulness”

Apr 15, 2019

Much as “you are what you eat,” scientists now believe that your brain is what you think. District 202 students and families are invited to a special program on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 exploring the concept of “mindfulness” – the idea that what we focus on, think [...]

“Road to Reality” shows consequences of teen drunk, distracted driving

Apr 11, 2019

District 202’s seventh annual "Road to Reality" program will highlight the consequences of teen drunken driving paired with distracted driving. This unique, powerful event will be held from 5-9 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Plainfield North High School, 12005 S. 248th Street, [...]

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Heritage Grove Middle School
July 18, 2019, 4:04 pm
Locker Move In Night will be Monday, August 12th from 4-6:30pm. It will be by last name: A-J will be 4pm-4:45/K-R will be 5-5:45pm and S-Z from 5:45-6:30pm. See you then!

Heritage Grove Middle School
July 17, 2019, 3:27 pm
Cross Country begins 8/21 after school. Must have insurance waiver, current physical & online concussion form completed to participate!

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Heritage Grove Middle School
July 17, 2019, 3:22 pm
Boy’s tryouts are 8/19 & 8/20 after school. Must have insurance waiver, current physical & online concussion form completed to tryout!

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