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District 211 Announces 2012-2013 Academic Scholars

The following High School District 211 students were recognized as 2012-2013 Academic Scholars.  Academic Scholars are graduating seniors who have earned a minimum 3.90 regular grade point average or a minimum 4.70 weighted grade point average at the culmination of the seventh semester.  These student received the Richard C. Kolze Achievement Award for their outstanding academic achievements during their high school careers. James B. Conant High School 2012-2013 Academic Scholars (Richard C. Kolze Achievement Award) Alyssa Altosino, Kylie Behnke, Caressa Chan, Hersh Chaudhari, Jason Chung, Elise DeBruyn, Amber Eswani, Matthew Feng, Jaclyn ...

New GPA Criteria Established for Academic Scholar Distinction

When District 211 made the decision to eliminate class rank, careful consideration was given to revising the process used to determine which students qualified as Academic Scholars during his or her senior year. New selection criteria was established to determine which students will be designated Academic Scholars, and those guidelines were approved by the Board of Education at its meeting on April 26. Instead of using class rank to identify the top 25 students, grade point average will be the determining factor. Students who achieve or earn a minimum of 3.90 on the regular grade point average scale or a minimum of 4.70 on the weighted scale at ...