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WATCH: Top District 211 Band, Orchestra Students Perform at Honors Orchestra Concert

Some of the most advanced District 211 band and orchestra students showcased their talents during a recent concert in front of the community. This year’s District 211 Honors Orchestra Concert was held at Palatine High School on Feb. 11.  Band and orchestra students District-wide were part of the performance. Watch the performance in the videos below:

Pirate Boosters Seek Volunteers for Upcoming Dinner and Auction

Members of the Palatine community will have a chance to enjoy a dinner with live entertainment, while at the same time helping raise funds for Palatine High School students. The 33rd annual Pirate Boosters Dinner and Auction will take place on March 3 at The Cotillion, 360 Creekside Dr., in Palatine, from 5:30 to 10 p.m. The event is open to adults in the community. This is the largest fundraiser hosted by the PHS Pirate Boosters to benefit all students, programs, and events. Individual tickets are on sale for $60 and tables for 10 are available. The dress code is casual and Palatine Pirate spirit wear is encouraged. In addition to ...

Pirates Announce New Head Football Coach

Corey Olson has been named varsity head football coach at Palatine High School, effective with the 2017 season. Olson, who is currently an assistant coach with the Pirates, will take over the head coaching responsibilities from Rick Splitt. Splitt is stepping down after four seasons as the Pirates head coach, posting a 34-12 overall record (.739 winning pct.), with three IHSA playoff appearances and reaching the semifinals the past two seasons. “Coach Olson knows football, but more importantly, he knows what it takes to build a team and develop student-athletes,” said Palatine High School Principal Gary Steiger. “He has a passion for ...

PHS Pirate Boosters to host 33rd Annual Dinner Auction

Members of the Palatine community will have a chance to enjoy a dinner with live entertainment, while at the same time helping raise funds for Palatine High School students. The 33rd annual Pirate Boosters Dinner and Auction will take place on March 3 at The Cotillion, 360 Creekside Dr. in Palatine, from 5:30 to 10 p.m. The event is open to adults in the community. It is hosted by the PHS Pirate Boosters to benefit student programs and events. In addition to dinner, there will be a live auction, 50/50 raffle, wine cork pull, silent auction, and various raffles. Some of the auction items include: professional sports tickets, massages, restaurant ...

PHS Students Send Holiday Cards to Alumnus Serving in US Marine Corps.

Students at Palatine High School made holiday cards for a PHS alumnus, Juan Medellin, who is currently serving in the United States Marine Corps. Just in time for the holidays, students received a message back from Medellin with a photo. The message read:   I received your package this last Friday and was amazed of the amount of cards I received. This whole weekend I went around the barracks and gave some away to Marines that aren't visiting family for the Holidays. A lot of Marines just came back from Battalion Field Exercises and were sad or exhausted. These cards brought up our morale and most Marines got a smile from them. I'm extremely ...

Reminder: All Schools Hosting Extended Media Center Hours For Finals Prep

Many District 211 students took advantage of last night's extended media center hours to study for finals. As a reminder, all District 211 schools will have extended media center hours to provide students with a quiet space to study for finals. Read below to find out what each school is doing for its extended hours this week. PHS: Students at Palatine High School will be able to study in the library during normal hours from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Students can then study in the library and café until 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 20. Staff will be available to direct students to the study areas. FHS: The media center at Fremd High School will be ...

All Schools Hosting Extended Media Center Hours for Finals Prep

All District 211 schools will have extended media center hours to provide students with a quiet space to study for finals. Read below to find out what each school is doing for its extended hours this week. PHS: Students at Palatine High School will be able to study in the library during normal hours from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Students can then study in the library and café until 9 p.m. on both Monday, Dec. 19, and Tuesday, Dec. 20. Staff will be available to direct students to the study areas. FHS: The media center at Fremd High School will be open until 9 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 19, and Tuesday, Dec. 20. Pizza, cookies, and hot chocolate will be ...