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D211 Post: Hoffman Estates Chemistry Teacher Named State Finalist for National Teaching Award

When Hoffman Estates High School Chemistry teacher Tanya Katovich was told she had been nominated for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, it started her on a five-month application processes.  The hard work and preparation  led to her being named as one of five state finalists for the nation’s highest honor for mathematics and science teachers.  The announcement was made during a ceremony at Fermi Lab Nov. 3.             “To be nominated for the award is a huge honor,” she said. “It was overwhelming, because once you read through ...

Tickets Available for the Hoffman Estates Loyal Parents (H.E.L.P.) 6th Annual Trivia/Game Night

Tickets are now on sale for a night full of trivia that will benefit Hoffman Estates High School students. The Hoffman Estates Loyal Parents (H.E.L.P.) will host its 6th Annual Trivia/Game Night from 6 to 11 p.m. on Feb. 22 at the Sears Corporate Center in Hoffman Estates.  All proceeds will benefit curricular and extra-curricular student activities at Hoffman Estates High School. This is an adult-only trivia competition where teams of eight will compete against each other by testing their knowledge in various topics including food and beverages, history, music, sports, movies, and famous people.  Teams are encouraged to come up with ...

District 211 Students Join Local School Districts for 2013 Latino Summit

District 211 students from Hoffman Estates, Palatine, and Schaumburg High Schools joined several students from area school districts for the 2013 Latino Summit. There, students had opportunities to hear from Latino professionals, explore college opportunities, and listen to a keynote speaker. The 2013 Latino Summit was held on Nov. 22 at William Rainey Harper College and more than 400 Latino freshmen and sophomores from area Districts 211, 214, 220, 207, and 225 attended. Presentations were held in both English and Spanish. "The Summit gives students prime examples of knowing they aren't alone," said Alonso Ramirez, counselor at Palatine High ...