As summer and summer school begin for students in the area, Palatine High School (1111 N. Rohlwing Rd.) and Schaumburg High School (1100 W. Schaumburg Rd.) will be participating in the USDA’s Summer Food Service Program that offers free breakfast and lunch to all children under the age of 18. This marks the 4th year High School District 211 will participate in a USDA summer meal program, offering a free breakfast and lunch to not only students participating in summer programs, but any child ...
More than 250 Seniors from Palatine and William Fremd High School took part in the first ever District 15 / District 211 Senior Walk where seniors walked the halls of the elementary schools where their education began.
William Fremd senior Matt Downing said it was great to walk the halls again of Hunting Ridge.
"It was amazing seeing the little kids," he said. "It was really something remembering being that young. Life seemed simple then."
For Palatine High School senior Megan Farrell, seeing elementary students was very reflective.
Township High School District 211 will hold its 4th annual Business Incubator Pitch Night on May 14, 2019, in the William Fremd High School auditorium beginning at 6 p.m.
During the competition, student teams from across the District will pitch their business concepts to a group of investors comprised of area business leaders. The investors will choose which pitches will be awarded seed money to begin development. In last year’s competit...
On April 4, 2018, Township High School District held its first Career Expo. The expo was attended by nearly 100 area businesses representing all 16 career clusters, as well as more than 400 students looking to explore post-education career possibilities.
One business in attendance was Cisco Systems. Service Delivery Lead Ramya Vijay said she heard about the expo from District 211 Internship Coordinator Jan Brottman. ...
Students from across the District competed against each other in the District 211 Architecture Competition in which they designed an ideal and functional house. Each entry had to include four bedrooms and two and half bathrooms while being up to 3,500 square feet. The winning entry, submitted by Palatine High School senior Nelson Bartolo, will be the Building Construction Program house to be built on Berner Road in Elgin next year.
A group of more than 20 education staff from the Zhejiang Province of China toured William Fremd High School on Nov. 1 as part of a multi-week education tour. The group first met with representatives from Community Consolidated School District 15 and Township High School District 211 at the District’s G.A. McElroy Administration Center in Palatine Oct. 25.
During the meeting at District 211’s Administration Center, represe...
The Ernestinum Bigband, a student band from Schaumburg, Germany, will perform with the Schaumburg High School Jazz Ensemble October 6, as part of the German bands area visit. The two bands will perform in the high school’s auditorium beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Schaumburg High School Music Department Chair Vinnie Inendino said he and his students are eager for the joint concert.