April 28, 2017
A message from Dr. Gibson: Four weeks until graduation! Please take the time to read these important messages. Have a wonderful weekend.
Pass Illinois Budget
Please join us in the statewide effort, "Pass Illinois Budget". We are calling our legislators to:
Immediately, and with bipartisan support, end the state budget impasse.
Improve the state’s education funding formula and invest in students and schools, including higher education institutions, throughout the state.
Pay school districts what they are owed this year.
Please join the effort and:
Contact your legislator! Click the following link to find your legislator. https://openstates.org/find_your_legislator/
Ask your legislator to take action to address the three items cited above.
Use social media to share your budget concerns with the hashtag #PassILBudget
Ask your friends and community members to join our efforts
Decision Day 2017
Joliet West High School Seniors, you're invited to wear your college shirt, career gear or military shirt to show pride for your future plans on Monday, May 1st! We're so proud of you, and we want to celebrate your future.
Community Service Opportunity with Relay for Life of Joliet
Up to 40 volunteers are needed to help raise funds for relay for life of Joliet during the Insane Inflatable 5K on July 29 from 7am to 1pm at the Chicagoland Speedway on 500 Speedway Blvd in Joliet. Volunteer tasks include registration table, set up/clean up, work water or food stations, assist participants along the route, and start and finish line assistance. Please contact Michelle Pruitt at 708-633-7771 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by July 15th to receive a link to register to volunteer.
May 3: Spring Special Education Parent Focus Meeting Current and future JTHS parents with students receiving special education services to meet on Wednesday, May 3rd, from 6:00 to 8:00pm at the JTHS Administrative Building on 300 Caterpillar Drive in Joliet. Please RSVP with Cindy Palya at 815-727-6986 or Brigitte Garay at 815-727-6856.