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D211 Post: CNA Course Gives Students a Look at Medical Careers

              John Reyes always wanted to be a teacher, even when he worked as a nurse at William Fremd High School.  His desire to teach led him to teach a Certified Nursing Assistant course at Harper College.  When Township High School District 211 began to look at starting their own program, the administration decided to observe a class at Harper, which happened to be taught by Reyes.             “Nancy Robb, the superintendent at the time, saw me that night,” Reyes said.  “She called me the next day at my office at Fremd, and asked ...

109 District 211 Students Earn Certified Nursing Assistant Credentials

Students in District 211’s Certified Nursing Assistant Program have recently earned credentials that can help start their careers. A total of 109 District 211 students, including 65 from Conant, Hoffman, and Schaumburg High Schools and 44 from Palatine and Fremd High Schools, passed the state exam to become Certified Nursing Assistants. “The health care pathway that we have in Township High School District 211 has grown over the last five years,” said John Reyes, science teacher at Conant High School. “Since it's inception in 2012, we have produced more than 400 certified nursing assistants. The majority of our graduates from the ...