FHS Boys Varsity Basketball Team Places 4th Place in IHSA State Tournament

Fremd High School hosted a rally earlier this week to celebrate the Varsity Boys Basketball Team placing 4th in the IHSA State Tournament. During the rally, seniors on the team competed against staff members in a short basketball game. View photos of the rally below.

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Saxons Name New Head Girls Volleyball Coach

Tim Murphy has been named as the new head girls volleyball coach at Schaumburg High School, effective with the 2017 season.  Murphy will replace retiring coach Jeanette Pancratz, who has coached at Schaumburg High School for the past 27 years of her 36-year career as a teacher and coach.  During her tenure at SHS, Pancratz amassed 824 total career wins, making her one of the top-15, all-time winningest girls volleyball coaches in Illinois.    “Coach Pancratz has positively impacted and shaped the girls volleyball program into what ...

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PHS Senior Aidan Busch Wins VFW Voice of Democracy Essay Contest

When Palatine High School senior Aidan Busch was looking for ways to help pay for college, he found a scholarship contest that would end up creating opportunities and friendships he never imagined. Aidan was a winner in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) 2017 National Voice of Democracy Program and recipient of the $2,000 Department of Kentucky and Auxiliary Brian Duffy and Marion Watson Scholarship. He won the district and statewide levels of the competition and traveled to Washington D.C. as a finalist for at the national level. He was ...

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March 2017 Edition of “Community Connections” Newsletter Available Online

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The March 2017 edition of High School District 211's Community Connections, (en Español) a quarterly update of the District's Strategic Plan, is now available online. This issue features information on the following, as well as several other articles:   - Advanced Placement enrollment - Dual Credit expansion - The Power of 15 - Career Pathways & Career Cruising - Budget reductions - Upcoming Community Education sessions - Swimming pool and media center renovations - Update on the Student Readiness plan   Similar periodic updates will continue ...

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FHS Varsity Girls’ Basketball Team Celebrates 4th Place in State Tournament

Fremd High School hosted a rally earlier this week to celebrate the Varsity Girls’ Basketball Team placing 4th in the IHSA State Tournament. During the rally, students competed against each other and staff in various basketball games. View photos of the rally, as well as the state trophy, below.

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SHS Students Invited to April 6 ‘Opportunity Knocks’ Job Fair

Got jobs? If not, come to "Opportunity Knocks." Mark your calendars and save the date! On Thursday, April 6, 2017, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. in the front showcase hallway, The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) is organizing a job fair entitled "Opportunity Knocks" for all Schaumburg High School students. Local Schaumburg businesses are looking for Schaumburg High School students for part-time and summer work employment. "Opportunity Knocks" brings over 25 businesses to SHS so students have direct access to potential job opportunities! Some of our ...

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District 211 to Host Summer Internship Informational Meeting for Community Business Owners

Community business owners are invited to attend a Summer Internship Informational Meeting to learn about starting an internship program for students. The summer internship informational meeting will take place on March 15 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the G.A. McElroy Administration Center, 1750 S. Roselle Rd., in Palatine. Attendees will listen to a panel of speakers who have successfully integrated interns into their business as well as a panel of students who will speak about their experiences. An opportunity to ask questions about hiring student interns will be available ...

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