The William Fremd High School Booster will host their annual Spring Craft Boutique at the Fremd High School April 14, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
The boutique, which the booster club has hosted for more than 20 years, will feature local vendors offering a variety of handmade crafts as well as a variety of accessories, gifts, and food. Members of the ...
William Fremd High School has been recognized as a Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Distinguished School for providing broad access to transformative learning opportunities for students through PLTW Engineering. It is one of just 133 high schools across the U.S. to receive this honor. PLTW is a nonprofit organization that serves millions of K-12 students and teachers in over 10,500 schools across the U.S.
“I am very happy we received this,” said ...
William Fremd High School held its 24th annual Writers Week from Feb. 5 -9. The week-long event showcased both student and professional writers, and included a mix of readings and discussion.
“Writers Week creates a sense of community through storytelling as students begin to identify as literary citizens alongside professional writers,” said Fremd English teacher Gina Enk.
The Township High School District 211 Foundation currently has more than 40 scholarships available to graduating seniors. These scholarships total nearly $64,000 available to assist graduates in their college endeavors.
“College is a large expense for families and we have many generous donors that are passionate about giving back to the community and honoring loved ones through scholarships,” said foundation member Kris Bratkiv.
More than 100 students representing every school throughout Township High School District 211 competed in Code 211, the district’s first ever hackathon, hosted at Palatine High School, Jan. 19-20. The event was filled with workshops and contests as students displayed a variety of coding abilities.
Dr. Daniel Cates, Township High School District 211 Superintendent, attended the two-day event and said he was impressed by talented and ...
Martin Zacharia, an advance placement history teacher at William Fremd High School, has received the University of Chicago’s Outstanding Educator Award. Zacharia was nominated by a former student who now attends the university.
Zacharia said he was humbled by receiving the award.
“I was just really touched that Mingda took the time to nominate me,” said Zacharia.
The Township High School District 211 Board of Education recognized five students for scoring a 36, the highest composite score, on the American College Test (ACT). The students included two from Schaumburg High School and three from Fremd High School.
The first student recognized Rose Dinh, a senior at Fremd High School. Math teacher Chris Grattoni stated that Dinh’s high school career has been defined by hard work and success. Dinh has a ...