November 1st (Institute Day) & 11th (Holiday) No Wilco Classes!

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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Thursday, October 7th-Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

The State of Illinois is partnering with Wilco Area Career Center on Thursday, October 7th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. to host a free vaccine clinic.

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First Day of Preschool at Wilco

Today, is the 1st Day for WILCO PRESCHOOL! The Preschool has been established in conjunction with the WILCO Area Career Center. The purpose of the career center is to offer high school students the training which will provide them with the necessary skills for employment upon completion of a selected program. Our program, Child Care, is designed to train high school students in the field of Early Childhood Education. The high . . .

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Current Highlights

Public Buffet Schedule

Due to COVID-19, the state mandates no visitors to the campus at this time. When the state moves to the next Phase, we will re-instate the buffets and will post information on our website here. We miss you all!!!   2019 - 2020 Culinary Events EVENT Max Reservation Cost Date Time Family Style . . . read more

Buffet Menu

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 re-instate the monthly buffets. Stay tuned to our website for changes! We miss you!!!                 read more

Wilco Administration

Executive Director Elizabeth Kaufman (815) 838-6941 ext. 1006   Assistant Director/Principal Bosa Goodale   (815) 838-6941 ext. 1032    Assistant Principal for Student Services Julia Ann Oglesby (815) 838-6941 ext. 1013   . . . read more