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Two District 211 Students Earn Perfect Score on ACT

At its Feb. 16, 2017 meeting, the Board of Education honored two High School District 211 students for achieving a 36, the highest possible composite score, on the ACT exam. Fremd High School student Kevin Chen and Palatine High School student Sarah Gonwa earned perfect scores on the ACT. Both students said they were surprised to learn of earning a perfect score. “I was really surprised when I learned I got a 36 on the test,” Kevin said. “I was really expecting to have to take it again.” Sarah said that she took the ACT through school but needed to take the exam that included the writing portion. She said taking the ...

Three District 211 Students Earn Perfect Score on ACT Exam

At its May 26, 2016 meeting, the Board of Education will honor three High School District 211 students for achieving a 36, the highest possible composite score, on the ACT exam. Palatine High School students Daniel Rosenburg and Emily Steinebrey, and Conant High School student NitinShankar Subramanian all earned perfect scores on the ACT. The ACT, which is taken by nearly 60 percent of America’s college-bound students is comprised of tests in English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. Each test is scored on a scale of 1-36, and a student’s score is the average of the four test scores.  On average, less than 1 percent ...

Six District 211 Students Earn Perfect Scores on ACT Exam

At its September 12, 2013 meeting, the Board of Education honored six High School District 211 students for achieving a 36, the highest possible composite score, on the ACT exam. These students included Palatine High School student Emma Heckelsmiller, William Fremd High School students Robert Andrews and Soumik Biswas, James B. Conant High School students Glenn Huang and Nikita Pillai, and Hoffman Estates High School student Milan Patel. Three of the six students, Andrews, Biswas, and Pillai, were also recognized by the Board for accomplishing this feat for the second time. The ACT, which is taken by nearly 60 percent of America’s ...