The High School District 211 Foundation recently received a donation of more than $1,000 from a generous individual to pay for 10 students to receive breakfast and lunch for the upcoming semester. The funds will also remove lunch debt accrued last semester.
As word of this donor’s generosity spread, the District 211 Foundation began receiving additional donations to pay for reduced-price meals. Thirty-five percent of District 211 students qualify for the national meals program. Depending on a number of criteria, students qualify for either free or reduced-...
Township High School District 211 was named to College Board’s 10th Annual AP Honor Roll, marking the third consecutive year, and fifth overall, that the District has been named to the list. To be included on the AP Honor Roll list, the District, since 2017, increased its number of students participating in AP while also increasing or maintaining the percentage of students earning AP Exam scores of 3 or higher. According to the College Board, reaching these goals shows that District 211 is successfully ...
Today marks Principal Day throughout the state of Illinois. This day is designed to recognize principals and the Illinois Principals Association for the work they do to create a successful learning environment for students across Illinois.
In District 211, we say thank you to our principals:
Tony Medina - Palatine High School
Kurt Tenopir - William Fremd High School
Julie Nowak - James B. Conant High School
Tim Little - Schaumburg High School
Josh Schumacher - Hoffman Estates High School
We thank them for the work they do daily serving our ...
To help students better prepare for their futures beyond high school, career counselors arrange career treks where they can experience aspects of potential future careers. Recently, about 50 students from across the District had the opportunity to explore the future of the medical field during a trek to AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates.
During the nearly two-hour visit, students heard a brief history of ...
Township High School District 211 will hold its annual College Night at Palatine High School (1111 N. Rohlwing Road) October 23rd, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The event is open to all District 211 students and parents.
This year’s event will see representatives from more than 210 colleges and universities ranging from community colleges to four-year universities meet with students. Representatives will provide attendees ...
Students at James B. Conant High School gathered in the school’s auditorium to hear from Jacquelyn Krones, principal ethics strategist in cognition at Microsoft. During the discussion, Krones spoke about her work with artificial intelligence (AI) programs, ranging from facial recognition software development to its ethical use.
In discussing the development of the software, she described some of the principals of its future ...
In early September, Chicago Magazine published their annual list of the top public schools. This year’s tabulation listed all five District 211 schools among the best in Cook County.
According to the publication, suburban high schools were rated based on a variety of statistics with graduation rate as the highest while SAT math and reading attainment percentage, income adjusted counting for 12.5% each.