D211 Post: Parents and Students Learn to Navigate College Preparation Experience

            More than 600 parents and students learned how to navigate the sometimes-complicated process of preparing and applying for college during Township High School District 211’s First Generation College Symposium at Palatine High School Sept. 27.             Over the course of the evening, the attendees listened to presentations which ranged from what to expect in attending large colleges to applying for financial aid.  Sessions were conducted in both English and ...

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50th B-day Wishes to Harper College from Superintendent Cates & D211


D211 Post: Concussion Awareness Seminar

Concussion Seminar
A concussion, also known as a mild traumatic brain injury, is the most common type of brain injury, and it involves a short loss of normal brain function. While concussions are a common type of sports injury, they also can be a result of a fall, a car or bicycle accident, or any type of blow to the head or body. It is important to understand that while most concussions may not be life-threatening, they should all be treated seriously. As part of Community Education outreach, High School District 211 will host a Concussion Awareness Seminar, focusing on concussions, ...

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D211 Post: Teachers Back for Institute Days

Institute-Days 2017
High School District 211 staff returned for two Teacher Institute days on Thursday, August 10 and Friday, August 11 to open the 2017-2018 school year.  The first day of classes for students at all five District 211 high schools and two alternative schools is Monday, August 14.                                                         ...

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Realtors Against Homelessness (RAH) to Host Annual Event to Help Homeless District 211 Students

While students everywhere are challenged with academics and extra-curricular activities, many are faced with tough challenges outside of the classroom. This includes District 211 students and families that are homeless. To help those families, Realtors Against Homelessness (RAH) partnered with the District 211 Foundation is hosting the Fifth Annual RAH Event on Nov. 5 from 5 to 8 p.m., at Chandler’s Banquets, 401 N. Roselle Rd. Tickets are $40, and include hot appetizers, 1 drink ticket, a silent auction, live auction, raffle, and networking. RAH’s mission is to ...

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Palatine, Fremd Girls’ Volleyball Teams to Compete for Annual ‘Volley for a Cure’ Event

The girls' volleyball programs from Palatine and Fremd High Schools are teaming up as one community to “Paint the Gym Pink” in the fight against breast cancer. The third annual Volley for the Cure will return to Palatine on Oct. 1. Fremd and Palatine girls’ volleyball will be competing in a Volley for the Cure match, which will be dedicated to all the men and women who have been affected by breast cancer with hopes that this devastating disease will one day be cured. This year’s event will be hosted by the Pirates at Palatine High School, 1111 N. Rohlwing Rd. ...

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PHOTOS: District 211 Graduations at a Glance

Students from Palatine, Fremd, Hoffman Estates, Conant, and Schaumburg High Schools, as well as students in District 211’s Alternative High School programs graduated on May 28 and May 31. This is a glance at the District 211 graduating Class of 2015. All images courtesy HR Imaging. Palatine High School Fremd High School Schaumburg High School Conant High School Hoffman Estates High School Alternative High School Programs  

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