Governor Quinn has ordered that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flag of the United States of America and Illinois flags at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on the day of the funeral of every fallen Illinois soldier and the two days preceding that day.
For more information and rationales for flags hung at half-staff by date, please visit http://www.illinois.gov/news/flaghonors.cfm.
JTHS Communication Advisory Seeks New Members
Do you want to help improve JTHS communication? If your answer was “Yes,” then the Communication Advisory is the place for you!
The JTHS Communication Advisory is a group of parents, students, JTHS Staff and community members that meet on a monthly basis to improve existing communication and implement new communication.
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
JTHS and USF Partner to Apply for 21st CCLC Funds
Joliet Township High School District 204 and the University of St. Francis intend to submit a joint application for a 21st Century Community Learning Center grant on or before September 18, 2012. The purpose of the partnership is to provide JTHS students with opportunities to achieve academic standards and master new skills through innovative programming. The year-long programming includes: homework assistance, project-based learning and service learning opportunities.
Should the JTHS and USF partnership receive the grant award, Joliet West and Joliet Central will each host a 28 week before and after school program that focuses on homework, tutoring, service learning and project-based learning. USF will host the following summer workshops for JTHS students: Molecular Biology, Environmental Science and Comics & Graphic Novels.