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D. 86 in Joliet celebrates 8th-grade graduates with videos

Gompers Junior High student Joselin Lopez Torres is one of 1,227 students to graduate from Joliet Public Schools District 86 this school year.
Gompers Junior High student Joselin Lopez Torres is one of 1,227 students to graduate from Joliet Public Schools District 86 this school year.

Over 1,225 eighth grade students from Dirksen Junior High, Gompers Junior High, Hufford Junior High, Thompson Instructional Center and Washington Junior High schools graduated from Joliet Public Schools District 86 this year.

Even though in-person graduation ceremonies were cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis, each school created a video to share with graduates and families.

The videos are posted on the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Facebook and Twitter pages.

The school district is also posting graduation pictures of District 86 students on social media.

District 86 graduation photos may be emailed to szalewski@joliet86.org.

Below are the links to watch the graduation videos.

Dirksen youtu.be/1PiU1zri39c

Gompers youtube.com/watch?v=akEa9jzBnIA&t=5s

Hufford youtube.com/watch?v=3djMj-ckgtE

Thompson youtu.be/X7Bzj21YxFY

Washington youtube.com/watch?v=FsviCfw_gN

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