News - Joliet and Will County

District 86 school board in Joliet to place $99.5 million referendum question on the April ballot

The bulk of the funds would be used to replace 2 junior high schools

Tamara Mitchell, assistant superintendent for business and financial services for District 86, explained during an information meeting at Gompers Junior High School in Joliet on Monday, Dec. 12, 2022, the need to build a new Gompers and a new Hufford Junior High School.
Theresa Rouse, District 86 superintendent, said at the informational meeting on Monday, Dec. 12, 2022 at Gompers Junior High School in Joliet, that registered voters should receive a survey in the mail by the start of next week. why District 86’s board of education may place a bond referendum on the April 4, 2023, ballot and is currently seeking input from the community.
Jesse Smith (left) is welcomed to the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Board of School Inspectors by its president, Erick Deshaun Dorris