The Illinois State Board of Education has announced information about free internet access opportunities from AT&T, Spectrum and Comcast. ISBE has listed these opportunities at www.isbe.net/keeplearning. Thank you to our families for supporting at-home learning!
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Student on computer at home
Effective Thurs, March 19th, free breakfast and lunch for students 18 and under will be available at a new time, from 11:30-12:30 Mon-Fri at Emily Johns and Middle School. Over 200 meals have been served each day through our drive-thru service!
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Staff serves bagged meals to students at EGJ..
Staff serves bagged meals to students at MS.
The Pledge of Allegiance with Mrs. Mateyka https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0wkcVDfLe0Q
almost 3 years ago, Laurel Mateyka
¡Buenos días, padres del Distrito 88! En un esfuerzo por mantener a nuestros estudiantes conectados y aprendiendo durante este tiempo, Comcast está ofreciendo 60 días de servicios gratuitos de Internet a familias que califican. ¡Visite https://www.internetessentials.com!
almost 3 years ago, District 88
Good morning District 88 Parents! In an effort to keep our students connected and learning during this time, Comcast is offering 60 days of free internet services to qualifying families. Please visit https://www.internetessentials.com/ to apply today!
almost 3 years ago, District 88
PATT has created a Virtual Spirit Week for students in grades PK-6. Check out their Facebook page at Plano PATT for more fun details. They have also posted virtual field trips and a link for learn at home options from Scholastic.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Free drive-thru meals will be offered for all students 18 and under, regardless of eligibility, beginning Tuesday, March 17th, from 11 AM-1 PM at Middle & Emily G Johns Schools. Enter circle drive and go to Door 11 at MS & Door 17 by north entrance at EGJ.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Plano Schools will now be closed on March 16th for all students and staff. Check your email for more information. Las escuelas de Plano ahora estarán cerradas el 16 de marzo para todos los estudiantes y el personal. Revise su correo electrónico para obtener más información.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
All public and private schools in the State of Illinois will close for students on 3/17/20 and return on 3/30/20. Plano Schools are requesting full attendance from all students and staff on Monday, 3/16, so students can be prepared for the closure.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Parents and staff, please check your email or the district website at www.plano88.org for an important update from District Superintendent Tony Baker. Parents, click this link to take a short travel survey... https://forms.gle/qdWKu3s6b9P2Avnz8 Be safe in your travels.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Look what we found!!! Worms!!!
almost 3 years ago, Brittany Pezold
Children looking at worms on the playground.
For our One Minute Win, we would like to highlight the IHSAE Art students! https://youtu.be/2vthUZ3uYEI
almost 3 years ago, Gina Hubbard
Parents and staff, please check your email or the district website at www.plano88.org for an important health message from the Superintendent. Remember the 3 C’s: 1. Clean - Wash your hands often 2. Cover - Cover your cough 3. Contain - Stay home when you are ill
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Child sneezing into a tissue
It's Tech Tip Tuesday! Here's what you need to know about some apps that look harmless, but are definitely not ok!
almost 3 years ago, Gina Hubbard
Dangerous apps pic
Teachers in District 88 voted to ratify a 5-year contract (2020-25), which was then approved by the Board of Education on February 24. The union was represented by a negotiating team of 9 teachers, headed by Union President Scott Smith, who is pictured with Board members.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
Teachers Contract is Approved by Board of Education.  Pictured is Union president with Board members.
The PHS Chess Club proudly represented the district at the recent IHSA State Chess Club tourney. Coach Tom Dean described how intense the competition is at this event and said he was very proud of his team and how they played. Board members congratulated them at their meeting.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
PHS Chess Club
Fifteen students earned a total of $2.22 million in art scholarships at the IHSAE Art Competition held in Chicago and they were honored at a recent Board meeting. Students were required to create up to 25 pieces of artwork that were reviewed by art colleges around the nation.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
PHS Art Students receive scholarships
Illinois State Scholars were recognized at the Board of Education meeting this week. Congratulations to 12 students for being honored for their outstanding academic achievement.
almost 3 years ago, Plano 88
PHS 2020 IL State Scholars
Mrs. Gerakaris' class had a blast using the Google VR headsets this week to encourage and provide a variety of narrative writing prompts for her students! Way to be innovative!
almost 3 years ago, Gina Hubbard
Students using VR
Check out our latest One Minute Win! Plano HS students dominated the IDEA Regional Drafting Competition! Congratulations team! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qJ9lLyut_CY&feature=youtu.be
almost 3 years ago, Gina Hubbard