Emily G. Johns Intermediate

  1. Plano School District recognizes school board members for their commitment to leadership and learning

    November 15, 2017

    Plano Community Unit School District No. 88 is joining communities through the state to say “thank you” to local school board members on November 15, 2017. The date is officially designated each year as School Board Members Day in Illinois to honor these public servants for their contributions to our public schools. “The decisions our […]

  2. Special Alert – November 7, 2017

    November 8, 2017

    Good Evening Plano CUSD #88 Families, This evening we received the following notice from the Plano Police Department: “On 11/7/17 at approximately 4:15 pm, Plano Police took a report for an incident that occurred in the area of Tamaira and Bailey Streets in Plano.  A male juvenile (10 years of age) was walking home from the school […]

  3. School District Wellness Policy

    November 7, 2017

    Plano Community Unit School District No. 88 (hereto referred to as the District) is committed to the optimal development of every student. The District believes that for students to have the opportunity to achieve personal, academic, developmental, and social success, we need to create positive, safe, and health-promoting learning environments at every level, in every […]

  4. IMSA Fusion Visits Adler Planetarium in Chicago

    November 1, 2017

    The IMSA Fusion students from Plano Middle School and Emily G. Johns ventured to the Adler Planetarium in Chicago on Oct. 27. Students investigated exhibits, were able to experience the Planet Nine show at the Grainger Theater and tied what they learned to their fall semester Fusion unit on Mars. Students were a pleasure while […]

  5. Special Alert to Plano School Families – October 26, 2017

    October 26, 2017

    Hello Plano CUSD #88 Families, This morning we received the following notice from the Plano Police department: “On 10/25/17 at approximately 3:45 pm Plano police responded to the area of Rock Street and West Street reference a report of a suspicious person.  Plano Police were notified that a Centennial Elementary student was walking home and […]

  6. American Legion Auxiliary Thanks EGJ Students & Staff

    October 19, 2017

    The American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) sends a very heartfelt Thank You to the students and staff at Emily G Johns School for their generous donations and letters to soldiers for their Shipments to Deployed Soldiers. Students and their families donated personal/health care items, snacks, coffee, small games, books, etc. to the project and the items […]

  7. EGJ Eco Club

    October 17, 2017

    The all-new Eco Club, consisting of 45 of Emily G. Johns Earth loving students, has kicked off their fall projects. They held a tree adoption starting their very own forestation project! On Wednesday, October 11th, EGJ’s Eco Club along with many of the staff planted 28 adopted trees! All of the trees and shrubs are native […]

  8. EGJ Cross Country

    Intramural cross country finished up a fun season with a big accomplishment! Throughout the six weeks of training, runners built their endurance and speed, finishing up our last running practice with a full 5k run! Runners should be really proud of reaching their goal, and all of their hard work, and great comradery.

  9. Dietician Test Kitchen at Emily Johns

    October 10, 2017

    Plano School District’s new food service company, Arbor Management, recently hosted a “Dietician Test Kitchen” at Emily G. Johns School.  Students in grades 4-6 were invited to taste test a new recipe and vote whether they would like to see it on a future school lunch menu.  Valerie Wass, RDN, LDN (Registered Dietician Nutritionist), and […]

  10. Learning About the Woman Behind the Name, Emily G. Johns

    September 26, 2017

    Emily G. Johns’ daughter, Pat Clason, visits school to share stories about her mother’s life and career. Emily G. Johns’ daughter, Pat Clason, visited the school to share stories about her mother’s life and career. On September 15th, Pat Clason was invited to speak to the staff to help them learn more about her mother. […]


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