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Michelle Gunther Receives Navy Impact Influencer Award

Criminal Justice alumnus Payton Shahan nominates her former Criminal Justice Instructor with the Navy Impact Influencer Award.  Mrs. Gunther made a huge impact on giving me the tools to pursue my career in Law Enforcement and serving in the Navy. Navy Recruiting Command Region BM2(SW) Quinton Beyer (right) poses next to Wilco Criminal Justice Instructor, Michelle Gunter (left), after presenting her with the . . .

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Public Buffet Schedule-Call for Reservations TODAY!

2021 - 2022 Culinary Events EVENT Max Reservation Cost Date Time Autumn Harvest Buffet Max 88 $12 November 17th 11:00 a.m. March St. Patrick's Day Buffet Max 88 $12 March 16th 11:00 a.m. NOTICE:  Please take note when you look at the schedule that the Public Buffets are held on Wednesdays, but . . .

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Teachers select a student of the quarter who exemplifies a great work ethic, a good attitude and good attendance. The last quarter of the school year the teachers select a Student of the Year for their program. We are so happy to recognize students who are going above and beyond! Student of 1st Quarter 21-22

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Wilco spotlight: Darien Aranda '21

Criminial Justice alumnus Darian Aranda is making a name for himself as a United States Marine Security Guard. Below he answers a few questions about his professional journey and how life at Wilco prepared him for it.   What is your current position and where are you stationed? I am currently a SOI (School of Infantry) in Camp Pendleton to become a rifleman. After, that I will go to Quantico Virginia to become . . .

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National Guard visits Wilco Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Programs

Today, the National Guard visited the Wilco Area Career Center's Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Programs instructed by Michelle Gunther and Martin van Heeswijk.   The visit was to educate the classes and discuss the opportunities of joining the National Guard and what it can provide for students. Often, when the military walks into schools, they encounter a lot of misconceptions about . . .

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Open House Raffle Winner

Plainfield South High School, Juliette Slusher was the winner of APPLE AirPods valued at $100.00 by participating in a raffle held during the Open House events.  Wilco hosted two Open House events, Thursday, September 16th was for Health/First Responder Programs and Thursday, September 23rd was for Auto, Culinary, Early Childhood, Game Design, Intro to Health, Business Logisitics, Computer Technology, Construction and . . .

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Wilco Area Career Center, Romeoville has the following openings for the 2021-2022 school year: Full-time or Part-time Clinical Supervisor for CNA Program. Must be a Registered Nurse in State of Illinois for 2 years. Must have 1 year nursing experience with nursing care, including personal care and activities of daily living to older adults, or for chronically ill adults. Per the IDPH, the one year RN experience is defined as . . .

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Wilco Showcases Health/First Responders at Open House

The WILCO Area Career Center hosted it's first of two Open Houses on Thursday, September 16th to share program information with prospective/interested students, as well as showcase current students accomplishments. WILCO partners with Bolingbrook HS, Lemont HS, Lockport HS, Plainfield Dist. 202 HS, Reed-Custer HS, Romeoville HS and Wilmington HS, which provides vocational education to hundred of our students every year in a wide . . .

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Due to COVID-19, we are not allowed to have outside visitors to the campus at this time. When the state moves to the next Phase, we will . . .

Wilco Administration

Executive Director Elizabeth Kaufman ekaufman@wilco.k12.il.us (815) 838-6941 ext. 1006   Assistant . . .

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