As part of District 211's Community Education outreach, the district will host a second Concussion Awareness Seminar in the Schaumburg High School Auditorium (1100 W. Schaumburg Rd) at 6:00 p.m. December 7. The seminar is open to the public and is free of charge.
Dr. Erik Beltran, a neurologist with North Shore University Health System, will share current research regarding concussion and will discuss the best practices for the treatment of adolescents following a concussion. Attendees ...
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 ...
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, ...
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.
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 ...
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. ...