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Joliet West CTE Teacher Selected for IL Exemplary CTE Teacher Program  The Herald-News

The Illinois Career and Technical Education Innovative Curriculum Resources Project (ILCTE) selected Joliet West High School career and technical education ...



JTHS Alumni Spotlight: LaVada Humphrey Joliet West H.S. Class of 1990  The Herald-News

Joliet West High School Alumna LaVada Humphrey ('90) has exhibited a natural ability to connect with diverse groups of people throughout her education and ...



Joliet West students, teacher earn certification  The Herald-News

Joliet West students, teacher earn certification. Joliet West High School Health Occupation Students of America members Sequia Grantham, Alyna Navarrete, ...



JWHS Girls Bowling Team Heads to 2019 IHSA State Competition  1340 WJOL

By Jess Samson. |. Feb 14, 2019 @ 5:56 AM. Pictured (left to right):Front: Brooklinn Chavez, Barbara Lunsford, Maddy Wharry, Lexi Robbins, Taylor Wagner; ...



Joliet West High School speech team named tournament champions  The Herald-News

The Joliet West High School speech team was named Tournament Champion at the Santaburg-Oaklaus Tournament on Dec. 8 at Oak Lawn Community High ...



Joliet West High School speech team named 1st place at tournament  The Herald-News

The Joliet West High School speech team achieved an outstanding feat at the Marian Classic tournament on Nov. 10, earning the title of first-place tournament ...



Joliet police investigating alleged Snapchat threat from student  The Herald-News

Joliet police are investigating an incident where a juvenile allegedly sent a Snapchat message that was perceived as a threat to Joliet Township High School ...



Joliet high schools announce homecoming information  The Herald-News

Joliet Central High School Homecoming takes place Sept. 22. This year's theme is “Let's Glow Crazy.”



57 School Employees Made $100K At District 204  Joliet, IL Patch

57 School Employees Made $100K At District 204 - Joliet, IL - Joliet Patch analyzed multiple years of public salary data for District 204 through Freedom of ...



Student At Joliet West Arrested For Fight: Police  Joliet, IL Patch

JOLIET, IL - A 16-year-old male teenager who attends Joliet West High School has ended up at the River Valley Juvenile Detention Center on McDonough ...



Joliet high schools name students of the month  The Herald-News

Joliet Township High School congratulates the Students of the Month for October.



New Joliet West High School entrance adds security, atmosphere  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet West High School's new main entrance is more than a main entrance.



Fight At Joliet West Leads To 3 Arrests  Joliet, IL Patch

JOLIET, IL - Three teenagers were arrested by Joliet Police on Thursday night at the Joliet West High School campus property following a fight, police reports ...



Gun At Joliet West High School Under Investigation  Joliet, IL Patch

Gun At Joliet West Under Investigation - Joliet, IL - WJOL reported the gun incident Wednesday after District 204 Superintendent Cheryl McCarthy tried to keep ...



Joliet Township High School District 204 announces January students of the month  The Herald-News

Joliet Township High School congratulates the Students of the Month for January.



Mother Blamed For Son Hurt At Joliet West: Attorney  Joliet, IL Patch

Mother Blamed For Son's Injury At West: Attorney - Joliet, IL - The parents are suing Joliet Township District 204 and Joliet Area Softball Association.



Boys basketball: Confident Joliet Central grinds out win against rival Joliet West  The Herald-News

A quick look at the records entering Thursday night's Southwest Prairie Conference matchup between Joliet Central and Joliet West might convince someone ...



Joliet West Marching Tigers win award  The Herald-News

The Joliet West Marching Tigers competed at the Wheaton North Falcon Fest marching band competition on Sept. 22, taking home the overall Grand Champion ...



JTHS Alumni Spotlight: Chris Braggs  The Herald-News

Chris Braggs, Joliet West High School Class of 1997, is a successful photographer and videographer who, in September 2016, founded The New Hue, ...



Joliet West names best all-around seniors  The Herald-News

Jack Pierson and Catherine Mae Mastin, Joliet West High School seniors, received the distinction of Mr. and Miss Alpha Omega at their senior awards ceremony ...



Police: Joliet West student punched officer several times in the face  The Herald-News

JOLIET – A Joliet West High School student allegedly punched an officer several times in the face and was discovered to have marijuana hidden in her bra, ...



JTHS surprises students for AP test achievements  The Herald-News

As Joliet Township High School students enjoyed their school-free Friday mornings, the superintendent, principals and teachers were driving around, planning ...



$16,626 Raise For Cheryl McCarthy, Retiring 204 Superintendent  Joliet, IL Patch

Raise For 204's Cheryl McCarthy - Joliet, IL - The 2018-2019 school year will mark Cheryl McCarthy's last year as District 204 superintendent.



Girls basketball: Joliet Central beats West in rivalry game  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The definition of rivalry is competition for the same objective or for superiority in the same field. Yes, it's cliche, but you also can throw out the records ...



District 204 Criticized Over Joliet West Gun Secrecy  Joliet, IL Patch

District 204 Criticized Over Joliet West Gun Case - Joliet, IL - On Thursday night, District 204 issued a statement to parents that only raised more questions about ...



JTHS provides internship program for students  The Herald-News

Joliet West High School senior Liliana Gomez didn't think she would be working an internship before college, but when she was offered the opportunity, she ...



Teaching the teachers of the future  The Herald-News

Joliet schools work together to train teachers of the future.



Joliet high school parent criticizes detective's alleged ban from building  The Herald-News

JOLIET – A Joliet West High School parent said the alleged barring of a school liaison detective was an “injustice” and asked board members to “make it right.”



Girls volleyball: Minooka slows Joliet West momentum  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Minooka's girls volleyball team had good reason to be concerned about Tuesday's Southwest Prairie Conference match at Joliet West.



Prep football: Joliet West outlasts Plainfield East, keep playoff hopes  The Herald-News

JOLIET – It takes years to build a program. In five games, Bill Lech has seen his Joliet West Tigers begin to lay down the foundation.



Boys basketball: Slow start proves costly for Joliet West in Thanksgiving Classic  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The task at hand was pretty straightforward for Joliet West's boys basketball team when it met up with Chicago's Harlan Community Academy in ...



Six Joliet students attend American Heart Association event  The Herald-News

Joliet West High School students – Lucy Magat, Paola Castro, Krystal Steg, Sema Patel, Sequoia Grantham and Juell Lagonero – attended the Go Red for ...



Cheerleading: Joliet West honored for another title  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Few athletes get the opportunity to be a part of something special during their high school careers, but for several seniors who have been on Joliet ...



Joliet West Cheer Team Wins State: Video  Joliet, IL Patch

Joliet West Cheer Team Wins State: Video - Joliet, IL - A video of Saturday's Joliet West performance is included in this Patch article.



Joliet West High School NHS gives back with Purple Project  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Joliet West High School National Honor Society is giving back to the community through a partnership with the Purple Project, an organization that ...



Joliet West High School English class shows support to protect nation's water  The Herald-News

JOLIET – A Joliet West High School English Class recently took a lesson on civic responsibility to heart. They decided to take initiative and build off of the lesson ...



Bill Lech New Joliet West Football Coach  Patch.com

Joliet West Hires New Football Coach - Joliet, IL - In 2011, Bill Lech resigned after seven seasons as York's varsity football coach. He had a 51-23 record with six ...



Cheerleading: Joliet West makes history with second state title, third trophy  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Few Joliet Township athletes are in the elite company of the eight seniors on Joliet West's competitive cheerleading team who have won three straight ...



Softball: Joliet West looks to continue success  The Herald-News

JOLIET – After graduating almost half of last season's 24-11 regional championship team there are some big shoes to fill for Joliet West's softball team.



Minooka Man, Former Joliet Middle School Teacher Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting Student  WspyNews

A Minooka man has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a child in Grundy County. In a Grundy County courtroom on Monday, 38-year-old Kyle Camp entered a ...



Local LGBT students talk bill that would increase representation in school curriculum  The Herald-News

Bill would require school curricula to accurately include LGBT history.



Joliet West High School 1st Semester Honor Roll  The Bugle

9th Grade High Honors. Ethan Adamowski, Hailey Aguirre, Keli Akabutu, Alexa Albert, Maritza Alcantar, Jose Almazan, Diego Anaya, Alana Anderson, Alyssa ...



Joliet West student ranked nationally in French contest  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet West High School student Derek Layne ranked nationally in the Le Grand Concours National French Contest's 82nd annual event.



Joliet West High School group Interpretation attends state competition  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Student members of the Joliet West High School Group Interpretation placed third in sectionals and made it to the IHSA State Competition in ...



Joliet Township high school district superintendent responds to football players 'taking a knee'  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Township High School District 204 Superintendent Cheryl McCarthy released a statement regarding Joliet West High School football players ...



Boys volleyball: Plainfield Central rallies past Joliet West  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet West's boys volleyball team went with a different approach in Wednesday's Southwest Prairie Conference match against Plainfield Central.



Joliet Township High School names Students of the Month for October  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School's Students of the Month for October are Hunter Thoms, Kiwanis Club; Alexis Samuels, Exchange Club; Rebecca Verchimak, ...



Joliet West High School Tiger Paws dance team competing at state on Jan. 27  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Joliet West High School Tiger Paws Dance Team are headed to the IHSA State Dance Competition after placing fifth at the Mahomet Seymour ...



Joliet West wins 7 medals in welding competition  The Herald-News

Joliet West High School students received winning medals out of 48 students total with four schools in the Moraine Valley High School welding competition Feb.



Mystery Substance Sickens 2 Joliet West Students  Patch.com

JOLIET, IL — Two Joliet West High School students received medical treatment after ingesting some mystery substance, the district revealed Wednesday ...



Joliet West High School students present poster  The Herald-News

JOLIET – On June 14, during the Integrated Public Health and Healthcare System Preparedness Summit at Illinois State University, three Joliet West High ...



Joliet West High School career panel kicks off Human Services Academy Week  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Students in the Joliet West High School Human Services Academy attended a panel discussion focused on careers in human services on Sept.



Prep football: Victory isn't all roses for Minooka  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Clinching a playoff berth usually is cause for celebration. But there was very little of that being done by Minooka on Friday night after a 17-6 victory by ...



Teacher comes across old Joliet math textbook in Yorkville  The Herald-News

Dan Spradley, a Joliet West High School math teacher, was searching through an antique store Sunday in Yorkville when he came across a pile of old textbooks ...



High school football season arrives to much fanfare  The Herald-News

There will be 2,537 high school football games contested with teams in Illinois this season. And after months of trudging through preparations and workouts, the ...



Joliet District 204 gets national AP award  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Tigers and Steelmen may be better prepared for college than anybody else in the country. Advanced Placement students from both Joliet Central ...



Joliet band to perform at national festival  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Joliet West High School Symphonic Band has been selected to perform at the Music for All National Concert Band Festival.



Joliet West High School grad receives award from President Obama  The Herald-News

JOLIET – President Barack Obama recently named Glenbard East High School Dean Mike Fumagalli a recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in ...



NAACP - Joliet Branch #3018 serves the community in many ways  The Herald-News

Here's three points the Joliet branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People wants you to know. People of any race may join. Young ...



Dwyane Wades Mother Brings Message To Joliet West  Patch.com

Dwyane Wade's Mother Brings Message To Joliet West - Joliet, IL - Will County's Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition brought current and former star athletes ...



Boys soccer: Tigers, Celtics resilient in draw  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Most soccer coaches don't like seeing their team give up four goals in a match.



Police: Teen arrested after threatening to shoot up school on internet gaming site  The Herald-News

JOLIET – A Joliet West High School student allegedly threatened to shoot up a school on an online gaming site and was arrested while in a car with his mother, ...



Joliet West announces Friday Night Football ticket sales  The Herald-News

Joliet West High School has announced ticket sale dates for Friday night football games this fall.



Joliet West teacher raps in video about teaching math  The Herald-News

Joliet West High School teacher Cassie Crim is the star rapper in a video she posted on her YouTube channel.



Joliet West Student Smoked Mary Jane At Her Locker: Police  Patch.com

Joliet West Student Smoked Dope At Her Locker - Joliet, IL - Smoking dope in the Joliet West hallways is not tolerated by school officials, as students should ...



Joliet teachers receive STEM grants  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet West High School teacher Melissa “Missy” Stapleton and Joliet Central High School teacher Sean McKeown were each granted the Window ...



Joliet West speech team advances in nine events at IHSA regionals  The Herald-News

JOLIET – After its most successful season yet, the Joliet West High School speech team, coached by Kristin Blake, advanced in 9 out of 14 events at the IHSA ...



Joliet journalism students advance to state  The Herald-News

Joliet West High School journalism students recently competed against 13 schools at one of the seven IHSA Journalism Sectional events.



Prep baseball: Lockport offense backs Berger in victory over Joliet West  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Before this weekend, the Lockport baseball team was in a funk. Although facing high-caliber competition day in and day out, the Porters had dropped ...



News from Troy Community School District 30-C  The Bugle

The Troy Middle School Dance Team placed 2nd in the Pom category and 5th in Pom-Dance and Lyrical categories at state competition. Top from left: Assistant ...



News from Joliet Township High Schools  The Bugle

Founders of the Purple Project Joe Anicich, left and Sherry Anicich spoke with members of the Joliet West National Honor Society James Papandria, Megan ...



Teachers to play basketball to raise money for Joliet students  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Joliet Grade Schools Foundation for Educational Excellence will host its fifth annual “Hoops for D86” fundraiser, presented by ExxonMobil, from 1 ...



Several Joliet West players take a knee during the national anthem  The Herald-News

Several members of the Joliet West football team took a knee during the playing of the national anthem before the team's game against Plainfield Central on ...



Joliet high school student alleges being 'racially attacked' by teacher  The Herald-News

JOLIET – A Joliet West high school student spoke to the Board of Education on Tuesday about an incident last November where she was allegedly “racially ...



Joliet West High School Honor Roll  Patch.com

Joliet, IL - See who made the list for the school's first semester.



Basketball: Joliet Central gets big win over Joliet West  The Herald-News

Big win for multiple reasons as Steelmen beat Joliet West.



Boys volleyball: Warriors, Tigers capture division titles  The Herald-News

JOLIET – With a combination of experienced players to go with good chemistry, the boys volleyball teams from Lincoln-Way West and Joliet West are both ...



Joliet high school students recognized  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Township High Schools congratulate the Students of the Month for November.



Plainfield Homecoming: Former Board President To Lead Parade  Plainfield, IL Patch

Smith To Lead Plainfield Homecoming Parade - Plainfield, IL - The 67th annual Plainfield Community Homecoming Parade steps off in downtown Plainfield Oct.



New Cookie Shop Opening In Downtown Joliet  Joliet, IL Patch

New Cookie Shop Opening in Downtown Joliet - Joliet, IL - Nick Morris is opening his business just around the corner from Jitters Coffee House.



Boys basketball: Plainfield South starts fast, surprises Joliet West  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Based on how it had played in its initial five contests, it was hard to imagine that Plainfield South's boys basketball team would perform like it did in ...



Joliet D-204 officials want out of state breakfast program  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Township High School District 204 wants to opt out of a state-mandated breakfast program that district officials said would be too costly and ...



Boys basketball: Joliet West takes Bolingbrook to wire before falling  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The popular feeling is there are no moral victories. That may be true, but the Joliet West boys basketball team came close to claiming one in Tuesday ...



Joliet West High School science team shows success at SWSC competition  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Joliet West Science Team had a successful day at the SWSC Science Competition on Jan. 23. The team brought 31 students to the competition ...



2017 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Poetry shares his works with Joliet West students  The Herald-News

Tyehimba Jess immortalizes forgotten creators in his works.



Joliet West honors World War II-era veteran with high school diploma  The Herald-News

PLAINFIELD – A large American flag draped on the wall behind him, surrounded by family, 93-year-old Donald Woodard finally received his high school ...



New downtown Joliet cookie shop to open soon  The Herald-News

A gourmet cookie shop will soon open its doors in downtown Joliet. Joliet resident Nick Morris is opening DeWitt's Gourmet at 20 E. Cass St. It is expected to ...



Joliet students, parents celebrate 110th anniversary of orchestra program  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Peter Lipari waved his baton and kept the focus of his young orchestra at Joliet West High School on him as they rehearsed Monday. “Look up here ...



Kevin Spacey Apologizes To Joliet Wests Anthony Rapp  Patch.com

Kevin Spacey Apologizes To Joliet's Anthony Rapp - Joliet, IL - Actor Kevin Spacey says he does not remember sexually assaulting fellow actor Anthony Rapp ...



Minooka girls volleyball overcomes rough start to beat Joliet West  The Herald-News

JOLIET – While Minooka girls volleyball coach Carrie Prosek knew all too well how Joliet West was going to attack her squad in Thursday's Southwest Prairie ...



Boys basketball: Lincoln-Way East beats hosts for Joliet West title  The Herald-News

JOLIET – While the original timetable was altered a little bit and Lincoln-Way East's boys basketball team may not have had the opportunity to celebrate. It was a ...



Rapping Joliet math teacher creates viral video to help students  WLS-TV

Math teacher Cassie Crim is using her rapping skills to help her students learn math, creating a video of herself remixing a popular rap song.



Joliet principal retires after more than 30 years at high school  The Herald-News

JOLIET – As a principal, John Randich shakes the hands of hundreds of Joliet students at their graduation ceremony, where they receive a diploma indicating ...



Boys volleyball: Prospects bright for many area teams  The Herald-News

JOLIET – You never know what sort of postseason map you'll get from the IHSA. Sometimes the organization remains consistent and keeps similar teams in a ...



'She just really cared about her students'  The Herald-News

JOLIET – When high schools began introducing swing choirs almost 50 years ago, Arlyne Nuti was at the movement's cusp with hers, which she called Kolage.



Joliet high schools give students real-world engineering experience  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Students at Joliet West and Central high schools are learning how to be engineers through a partnership between the schools, a nonprofit organization ...



Marian Catholic High School wins ABC7's Friday Flyover!  WLS-TV

It's high school football playoff time, which means it's also the return of the Friday Flyover Vote on ABC7 Eyewitness News.



Joliet West High School news  The Bugle

West wins 7 medals in Moraine Valley Welding Competition. Joliet West High School students received winning medals out of 48 students total with four different ...



Learning to lead  The Herald-News

The Jacob Henry Mansion Ballroom was filled with 190 Will County students who were eager to listen and learn the steps it takes to become a leader in their ...



Joliet Chamber to honor its 'Great Teachers'  The Herald-News

On Feb. 8, the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry will honor 22 outstanding Joliet-area teachers with a banquet at the Jacob Henry Mansion ...



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