This is just a reminder that the Plano School District has a Virtual Backpack page that is loaded with information about school and community events. Click here: For example, there is information about a FREE clothing giveaway this Saturday at Cornerstone Church; Trunk or Treat at the Methodist Church on Sunday; and next Thursday, October 28th is the Plano Chamber's Treats on the Street event! The Plano Library, 4-H and local sports organization information is also just a click away when you access the D88 Virtual Backpack. Open up this backpack today!
2 days ago, Plano 88
D88 Virtual Backpack
FREE Drive-Thru Satellite Food Pantry - Friday, October 15th from 6-7:30 PM at the First Lutheran Church of Plano located at 200 N. Center Street in Plano. Open to everyone in need! Note: This is the same food pantry that is normally held on the 3rd Friday of each month and was located at PH Miller/Bus Barn, but the location has been changed effective October 15, 2021. Click here for a copy of the October 15th flier:
10 days ago, Plano 88
Free Drive-Thru Satellite Food Pantry
Reminder: No school tomorrow, Monday, October 11th. Students and staff enjoy the day off!
13 days ago, Plano 88
No School Columbus Day
Tickets are on sale for the PHS fall play performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Performance dates are times are October 8 & 9 at 6:30 PM & October 10 at 2pm. Tickets are only $5! You can preorder here:
22 days ago, Plano 88
A Midsummer Night's Dream Flier
Due to projected rain on Saturday, Plano High School has changed the date of the Homecoming Fall Ball to Friday night. Check this flier for more info. Happy Homecoming!!
23 days ago, Plano 88
Revised Homecoming Schedule
Don't forget the special Happenings here at P.H. Miller. We can't wait to get to meet all of our families. Come join us at Open House! Meet your child's teacher! See your child's classroom! Walk around the building and see where your child spends the day. Our specials teachers will also be here, for you to meet. We look forward to meeting all of our families, so please join us on September 23rd, from 5:30-7:00pm. ¡Vengan a acompañarnos en nuestra Open House! ¡Conozcan al maestro de su hijo y vean su salón! Caminen alrededor del edificio y vean dónde pasa el día su hijo. Nuestras maestras de Especiales también estarán presente para que las conozcan. Esperamos conocer a todas nuestras familias, así que únanse a nosotros el 23 de septiembre, de 5:30-7:00 pm.
about 1 month ago, Tammi Davis
D88 has an early dismissal on Friday, Sept. 17th. 10:40 AM at PH, Middle & High Schools. 11:40 AM at Centennial & Emily Johns. Enjoy the weather!
about 1 month ago, Plano 88
Early Dismissal
There will be NO Kendall County Satellite Food Pantry this Friday, September 17th (NOT at PH Miller School or the Plano Bus Barn). Please watch your Email for a new location that will begin on October 15th. Please call the Plano School District Administration Office at 630/552-8978 with any questions. Sorry for the inconvenience, but we look forward to seeing all those in need on October 15th. Be well!
about 1 month ago, Plano 88
Event Cancelled
D88 has immediate opening for food service employees and bus drivers. Will train enthusiastic, serious applicants and, after successful background check, you can start right away! Work only when kids are in school! Call 630/552-8978 for more info or apply via
about 2 months ago, Plano 88
Help Wanted
Plano School District will have its first early dismissal of the 2021-22 school year on September 17th. Early Dismissal Times are as follows: PH Miller School (PK-1) – 10:40 AM; Centennial School (2-3) – 11:40 AM; Emily G Johns School (4-6) – 11:40 AM; Plano Middle School (7-8) – 10:40 AM; & Plano High School (9-12) – 10:40 AM Click on this link: to access the entire school calendar, which includes other early dismissal dates and school holidays.
about 2 months ago, Plano 88
Early dismissals announced
Last chance through D88 for school & sports physicals. Wednesday, August 25th from 3:30-6 PM at Emily G. Johns School. First come, first served, so come early to make sure you get an appointment. Click here for a copy of the flyer:
2 months ago, Plano 88
Information about school and sports physicals
Plano High School is excited to announce that the Homecoming Parade is tentatively scheduled for October 2nd at 10 AM (check in at 9 AM). Student Council representatives are in the process of choosing the theme for the event. The entire community of Plano is invited to participate in the Homecoming Parade. Please contact Liese Lebel at or Danielle Litko at for more information. Thanks!
2 months ago, Plano 88
Homecoming Banner
Free Meals for ALL Students, All School Year ALL students are eligible for FREE meals during the 2021-22 school year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture will continue reimbursing schools for free meals to all students regardless of their income through the 2021-22 school year. There is no need to complete a Free/Reduced Lunch Application in order to receive free or reduced meals. Ala carte items will be available for purchase at the middle and high schools. A student must accept a fully reimbursable meal (contains all components) in order for it to be marked free. All students are eligible to purchase milk to accompany a sack breakfast or lunch from home. A fully reimbursable meal includes a carton of milk. A student would need to order a fully reimbursable meal in order to receive free milk. Student Fee Waivers Families who are not directly certified from the State of Illinois (SNAP, Medicaid or Foster-eligible), will be contacted by the school district and provided the link to apply for registration fee waivers. Based on the income information provided on the application, students fees may be waived (free), reduced (50%) or full-pay. Remember, families do not need to complete the Free-Reduced meal application in order to receive free breakfast and lunch at school. ALL students are eligible for FREE meals during the 2021-22 school year. Menus are posted on the district website.
2 months ago, Plano 88
Food service employee at school
School and sports physicals, for all grades, at Plano High School, Tuesday, Aug 10, from 9-noon and Wednesday, Aug 11, from 3-6 PM. Enter thru Door 3, wear a mask, $35.
2 months ago, Plano 88
Dear Parents/Guardians: Please click this link: to read an important and informative Back to School Newsletter. Best wishes for a great school year!
3 months ago, Plano 88
Back to School 2021-22
Plano 88 is now hiring for food service employees...head cook, full-time, part-time and subs. Will train qualified applicants and successful candidates may qualify for benefits. Perfect for parents or grandparents who wish to work when students are in session. Please apply via the district website at or call 630/552-8978 for more info.
3 months ago, Plano 88
Food service employee at school
The Plano School District website has a VIRTUAL BACKPACK with information and fliers about events in and around the Plano community and schools. Click on this link: to check out newly added stuff, including time-sensitive information about Youth Tackle Football spots that are open until midnight on July 30th; the Back to School Bash and Color Run; some of our school supply drop-off dates, and much more. Info is constantly updated and community partners are welcome to submit items for consideration.
3 months ago, Plano 88
Virtual Backpack
Nandra Family Practice will be providing School & Sports Physical Clinics on Tuesday & Wednesday, August 10 & 11 at Plano High School. Please click here: ​ for a copy of the flier which gives more details about the exact location, times and requirements. ​
3 months ago, Plano 88
Flier about school and sports physicals
The Plano School District is partnering with the Plano Area Chamber of Commerce to offer a "Back to School Bash and Color Run" on Saturday, August 14th. The run starts at 5:00 PM and the event is from 3-8 PM at the Montcler Hotel, conveniently located on Route 34 between Plano and Sandwich. There is no charge to attend the Bash, which will include lively music, a dunk tank, bounce houses, pie toss, face painting, food & vendors and more! Click here for a copy of the flyer about the event: Please click here for a copy of the registration form to register for the "Color Fun Run." Registration forms for the Color Run, which includes a tee-shirt, may be sent to the Chamber of Commerce or paid via PayPal. Questions about the Bash/Color Run may be addressed to the Chamber at 630/552-7272 or
3 months ago, Plano 88
Back to School Bash Flier
Pick up 14 DAYS of FREE MEALS today, Monday, July 19th, at Emily G Johns or Plano High Schools! That's right, 14 FREE breakfasts and 14 FREE lunches per child 18 and under. Wow! Now, that's a great way to stock the fridge and freezer with grab 'n go and easy to heat-up snacks for your busy and growing kids! Stop by either school between 11:30-12:30 or 5-6 PM today to grab your boxes and half-gallons of milk. The next pick-up will be Monday, July 26th and that will be the last for the summer. So, make some space in your refrigerator and come take advantage of the best Value Meal around town! ​​
3 months ago, Plano 88
Girl hugging happy refrigerator