Today marks Principal Day throughout the state of Illinois. This day is designed to recognize principals and the Illinois Principals Association for the work they do to create a successful learning environment for students across Illinois.
In District 211, we say thank you to our principals:
Tony Medina - Palatine High School
Kurt Tenopir - William Fremd High School
Julie Nowak - James B. Conant High School
Tim Little - Schaumburg High School
Josh Schumacher - Hoffman Estates High School
We thank them for the work they do daily serving our ...
To help students better prepare for their futures beyond high school, career counselors arrange career treks where they can experience aspects of potential future careers. Recently, about 50 students from across the District had the opportunity to explore the future of the medical field during a trek to AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates.
During the nearly two-hour visit, students heard a brief history of ...
Township High School District 211 will hold its annual College Night at Palatine High School (1111 N. Rohlwing Road) October 23rd, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The event is open to all District 211 students and parents.
This year’s event will see representatives from more than 210 colleges and universities ranging from community colleges to four-year universities meet with students. Representatives will provide attendees ...
In early September, Chicago Magazine published their annual list of the top public schools. This year’s tabulation listed all five District 211 schools among the best in Cook County.
According to the publication, suburban high schools were rated based on a variety of statistics with graduation rate as the highest while SAT math and reading attainment percentage, income adjusted counting for 12.5% each.
Township High School District 211 will hold their 5th Annual First-Generation College Symposium September 26th at Palatine High School from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care will be available for attendees from 6:15 until 8:45 p.m. The symposium is designed to help parents whose students will be the first in their family to attend college, but is open to all District 211 families.
Like previous years’ symposiums, parents ...
Township High School District 211 schools are preparing to host annual Parent Open Houses. William Fremd, James B. Conant, Hoffman Estates, Palatine, and Schaumburg High Schools will hold Parent Open Houses on Thursday, August 29, 2019. Parents are invited to follow shortened versions of their child’s schedule (10- to 14- minute segments) as well as take part in other special activities and events. The District’s two alternative schools, District 211 North Campus and Higgins Education Center, also will host open houses on August 29.
Traditionally High School District 211 uses the summer break which starts in late May and continues through early August for various construction projects to improve its facilities. Over the past three years, one south-side school has been closed for summer break to allow for larger facility and site improvement projects.
This summer, Hoffman Estates High School received the largest share of renovations, beginning with renovat...