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Welcome Back Steelmen and Tigers Event ENGLISH

Dear Parents and Students,  
To prepare for the first day of school on August 17, Joliet Central and West students and families should attend the Welcome Back Steelmen and Tigers event during their designated date and time at the campus they will attend next year. The events take place August 1-5 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. by grade level and last name. The make-up day for all grade levels is August 5. Please refer to the documents linked below for dates/times and more information.   
Welcome Back Steelmen Info
Welcome Back Tiger Info
During the welcome back events, students receive their schedules, locker assignments, IDs, transportation information, and more.  Spirit wear is available for purchase, and students/families can familiarize themselves with the campus by walking their student’s schedule.  
Immunization Requirements for Freshmen, Seniors & Transfer Student
Incoming freshmen, seniors, and transfer students who have not already turned in the required state-mandated proof of immunizations must do so upon arrival to the event to proceed through the Welcome Back stations. Appointment cards are not accepted. Incoming freshmen and transfer students must submit the completed State of Illinois Certificate of Child Health Examination Form. The form is a two-sided document and both sides must be filled out. On page 2, there is a section called “student health history” which must be filled out by the parent/guardian and MUST BE SIGNED and dated. The physical is considered incomplete without this section. In addition, please make certain that your student’s healthcare provider has documented the height, weight, blood pressure and BMI on the form and has completed the diabetes screening. All incoming seniors must submit proof of receiving the Meningococcal Conjugate vaccine on or after their 16th birthday.
Students may be dropped from classes and required to schedule an appointment to re-enroll if these health documents are not properly submitted. 

We look forward to seeing you at the Welcome Back event!

  • Central
  • District
  • West