Electronic Backpack

Welcome to the District #117 Electronic Backpack! 

On this page you will find information about local events that may be of interest to you and your family members. 


JSD117 Events (click on each link for complete details)

J'ette Summer Dance Camp - June 19-21, 2017

J'ette Hip-Hop Camp for Boys - June 21, 2017

JHS Girls Soccer Camp - June 5-7, 2017

JMS Summer Boys Basketball Program Information

JHS Volleyball Camp Information - June 13-14, 2017

JMS Cross Country Summer Running Program

Jr. Crimson Summer Volleyball League 

JHS Basketball Summer Camp - June 13-15, 2017




Sesquicentennial Video Memory Recording

Click here to learn how you can share your memories of Jacksonville School District 117.



Community Events (click on each link for complete details)

Camp Invention Information

The Imagine Foundation Summer Group Information

SIU Summer Reading Skills

Jacksonville Public Library Summer Reading Program

4th of July Kid's Fishing Tournament - July 4, 2017

YMCA Summer Day Camp

Summer Volleyball Camp at YMCA  - July 10-14, 2017

Jacksonville Promise Scholarship Information

BBBS Disney Princess Party - May 20, 2017

Salvation Army Summer Day Camp - June 5-Agust 4, 2017

5th Grade Junior Crimson Football - Register by June 30, 2017

The Fleming Academy of Performing Arts

Fitness World Camp Flyer

Girl Scouts Information Day - May 20, 2017

Art in the Yard - June 3, 2017

Jacksonville Area Youth Football




Family Video and Marco's Pizza Report Card "A" Program

Bright Start College Savings Program


The above documents are announcements and flyers distributed to the Jacksonville School District 117 community. They are available for download here, but are not necessarily sponsored or endorsed by District 117. Please contact the event organizer directly for more information about any given event.

If you are interested in submitting a flyer for inclusion in the Electronic Backpack, please click here to review the guidelines for submissions. Also, if you have a flyer that you would like to submit for approval, please contact Debbie McKean at 217-243-9411 (Option 0) or email your flyer to dmckean@jsd117.org.