April 1st: Community Chess Day at Joliet Central
The Joliet Central High School Chess Team will be hosting their 1st Annual Community Chess Day on April 1 at Joliet Central High School’s Cafeteria, 201 East Jefferson St in Joliet, on April 1st from 11:00am to 3:00pm in an effort to raise funds for their trip to Super Nationals in Nashville, Tennessee.
Admission is free, and guests will have the opportunity to learn how to play chess and play other competitive games in a fun family environment. There will be refreshments prepared for sale during this event and all proceeds will go directly to the Chess Team.
Please click here to see the Community Chess Day flyer.
April 5: SAT Exam Scheduled
All juniors in the state of Illinois will take the SAT assessment on Wednesday, April 5th. Juniors will report directly to the field house for the test. Students must bring their IDs, calculators, and pencils. Testing is expected to be completed by 1:35 and students will be dismissed to the cafeteria for lunch at 1:50. Following lunch, students will report to period 8.
April 7-9: Spring Play "The Laramie Project"
The Joliet Central Drama Department will be performing “The Laramie Project” as this year’s Spring Play in the Joliet Central Auditorium. Performances will begin at 7pm on Friday and Saturday, the 7th and 8th, and at 3pm on Sunday the 9th. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors and can be purchased at the door.
April 7: Joliet Central Kermes Committee's Follow Your Dream Scholarship
The deadline to apply for the Follow Your Dream Scholarships, for Seniors who have DACA or are undocumented, is April 7th. The application is available in room 279. Click here to download the Scholarship Application
April 19: ACT and other District Testing
Save the date! More information to come.
April 21: JCHS Band Parents Association to Host Big Band Dinner Dance April 21
The Joliet Central Band Parents Association will host their annual Big Band Dinner Dance Friday, April 21 in the Victorian Ballroom, 15 South Richards Street in Joliet, under Band Director Don Stinson and featuring the Joliet Central Big Band and the new Jazz Lab Band.
A social hour will start at 6:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45 per person or $85 per couple. There will be cash bar, raffles, as well as silent and live auctions.
Please RSVP by April 12 by contacting Christine Kollross at email@example.com and (815) 557-6947. To donate auction items, please contact Nancy Timm at firstname.lastname@example.org or (815) 545-9058.