16 Plainfield schools going remote Monday due to ongoing water issue, district announces

The Village of Plainfield remains under a boil water order after E. coli was detected, according to the village's Facebook page

Monday, September 13, 2021

PLAINFIELD, Ill. -- Some schools in Plainfield are going to remote learning as of Monday, District 202 officials announced Sunday.

Due to a water issue, 16 schools that get their water from the Village of Plainfield will move to e-learning for the time being.

The Village of Plainfield is under a boil water order after E. coli bacteria was detected during a set of routine water samples, according to the village's Facebook page

"The Village took another 21 water samples on Friday, all of which came back with no signs of Coliform or E. coli bacteria. Another 40 sample results should be received by tomorrow and another 40 by Monday morning. If these also come back negative, the Village will be able to lift the boil order very quickly thereafter," the post said.

These schools will be in e-learning as of Monday include:

Bonnie McBeth Learning Center/Ina Brixey Center

Central Elementary

Eagle Pointe Elementary

Eichelberger Elementary

Freedom Elementary

Lincoln Elementary

Walker's Grove Elementary

Wallin Oaks Elementary

Heritage Grove Middle School

Indian Trail Middle School

Ira Jones Middle School

John F. Kennedy Middle School

Plainfield High School -- Central Campus

Plainfield North High School

Plainfield East High School

Plainfield Academy

These District 202 schools do not get their water from Plainfield so students will be at class in person:

Charles Reed Elementary

Creekside Elementary

Crystal Lawns Elementary

Grand Prairie Elementary

Lakewood Falls Elementary

Liberty Elementary

Meadow View Elementary

Ridge Elementary School

River View Elementary

Thomas Jefferson Elementary

Wesmere Elementary

Aux Sable Middle School

Drauden Point Middle School

Timber Ridge Middle School

Plainfield South High School