Upcoming JTHS Events

Our alumni are treasured members of the JTHS family who are always welcome at our upcoming events.  From band concerts, Homecoming, plays, athletic events and more, nothing makes us prouder than seeing our alumni return to their alma mater to support our students. All JTHS Alumni Nation members are invited to any events listed as well as thoughs

For even more events, check out the campus calendars on the JTHS District website.

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 06:00 PM · $45.00 USD

    Joliet Central Big Band Dinner Dance

    The JolCopy_of_Big_Band_Dinner_Dance.pngiet Central Band Parents Association Presents Our Annual Dinner Dance 

    Please join us for a special evening of Dinner, Music and Dancing Under
    the Direction of Mr. Don Stinson Featuring the sounds of
    Joliet Central Big Band & Jazz Ensemble

    Social Hour 6:00
    Dinner 6:30

    $45 per person - $85 per couple

    Tables of 8 or 10 may be reserved upon request
    Silent and live auctions

    Please RSVP by April 21, 2019
    For reservations or information, please contact
    Ana Lockwood (815) 919-7018


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  • Monday, May 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM

    Joliet Central Hosts Memorial Day Ceremony

    On Monday, May 27, 2019 Joliet Central High School will honor those who have fallen in military service at its Memorial Day Ceremony. This hour-long program begins at 11 a.m. in the Joliet Central Main Gymnasium located at 201 E. Jefferson Street in Joliet. The public is invited to attend. Visitors may arrive at 10:00 a.m. Parking will be available in all lots and guests may enter the building through the Athletic Entrance (West side of the building).

    Also included among the cast of this ceremony are the Joliet Central JROTC Color Guard, the Joliet Central and West High School, Joliet 86, Troy Middle School, and Laraway Bands, and the Will Country Veterans Assistance Commission.

    For more information or if you would like to have someone you know that has fallen in military service honored at the ceremony, call the JTHS Central Band office at (815) 727-6705 or email Don Stinson, Band Director, at dstinson@jths.org.  

  • Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 04:00 PM
    Jacob Henry Mansion in Joliet, IL

    Retirement Reception Honoring Dr. Cheryl McCarthy

    JTHS invites the community to attend a special celebration honoring Dr. Cheryl McCarthy’s 33 years of service to Joliet Township High School.  The event takes place on Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, 15 S. Richards Street in Joliet.  The event will be held in the outdoor courtyard, weather permitting.  The program begins at 4:30 p.m.    

    Tickets may be purchased online at http://bit.ly/McCarthy_Celebration

    The $20 admission includes appetizers and proceeds benefiting the Dr. Cheryl McCarthy Scholarship Fund.  Entertainment will be provided by the JTHS Orchestra and Joliet Central and West High School Bands.

  • Friday, September 20, 2019 at 06:00 PM

    Save the Date : Homecoming 2019

    JTHS Alumni,
    Many of our Reunion Coordinators and alumni like to plan gatherings and reunion events around Homecoming Festivities. The 2019 Homecoming varsity game dates and times can be found below.

    Central: October 5 @ 12:30 p.m. Vs. Romeoville (Varsity only) – Parade will take place prior to the game.

    West: September 20 @ 6:30 p.m. Vs. Yorkville - Parade will take place prior to the game, starting at 4:30 p.m.

    If you would like to arrange a building tour, please contact the following individuals, depending upon campus:

    Assistant Principal Brian Shaw
    (815) 727-6742

    Principal Teresa Gibson
    (815) 727-6941