214 partners with Passport Health to offer vaccine to students 16 or older
High School District 214 has identified a partner, Passport Health, that is able to provide Covid-19 vaccinations to students 16 years of age or older who would like to receive the Pfizer vaccine on-site at a District 214 facility.
In order to gauge the interest in student vaccinations, District 214 is asking parents or eligible students to complete an interest form by the end of the day on Friday, April 30.
For more information, click here.
Talent Development Program
TDP Summer Enrichment is a District-wide program comprising innovative weeklong courses that reach beyond traditional classroom lessons. These non-credit seminars cover a wide array of areas, including graphic arts, forensic science, culinary arts, automotive care, creative writing and more. An all-District summer musical also is part of the TDP Summer Enrichment series.
The cost is typically $75 per seminar, plus applicable fees. FOR 2021 ONLY, all course fees have been reduced to $25 (including any materials fees). Go to our Talent Development Program page for more information and to register.
Summer School Registration Begins April 9
District 214 Summer School Registration begins on April 9 at 8:00 am.
We are offering both in person and online schedules. The first session will be held from June 7 - June 24. The second session will be held from June 28 - July 15.
For more information, locations, course offerings, forms and Driver Education, please visit our Summer School information page.
Travel Restrictions Continue As there continues to be widespread, ongoing transmission of the novel coronavirus, students who travel outside of the state must quarantine at home for a total of 10 days. Quarantined students are still expected to login for remote learning. Please notify the office if your child has traveled.
All Specialized Schools students who would like to learn in person (in a classroom,) may do so effective Tuesday, January 19th with the exception of our Early College Center participants. (Please contact the office if your child is planning to attend but has traveled outside of the state in the past 10 days.)
Each of our Newcomer students received a $100 gift card along with a personalized card and a pair of socks from the Arlington Heights community! The students were so thankful for the amazing gifts!
Specialized Schools News
Rolling Meadows High School this year placed a cybersecurity team among the nation's top 12 and now recent Rolling Meadows graduate Minh Duong is among only 30 seniors in the country to earn the status of a National Cyber Scholar with Honors.
Through the generous gifts of donors, the District 214 Education Foundation is awarding nearly $90,000 in collegiate scholarships - a record amount - to more than 70 graduating seniors. The recipients represent every school in District 214, including its specialized schools.
Startup Showcase is the culmination of a year of critical thinking, collaboration and inspiration. Groups pitch their ideas to judges for a shot at a financial award to further their postsecondary plans. Six teams of entrepreneurs pitch their businesses to an expert panel of judges for the chance to win $2,500 for their team and a free internship experience, all made possible with the financial support of the District 214 Education Foundation.
Each year, the Richard W. Calisch Arts Unlimited Award is presented to the District 214 senior who best exemplifies creative excellence in the arts.
District 214 students’ success in the annual IHSA Journalism competition has continued, with eight students placing in the State Finals.
The High School District 214 Board of Education honored nine individuals with the District’s Distinguished Service Awards. The awards are given annually to people who have made significant contributions to the District and its students.
A pandemic initially expected to affect schools for a few weeks had dragged on for months. The circumstances were challenging the patience and resilience of students and teachers alike and impeding District 214’s usual practice of placing students in work-based learning experiences.
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93%Class of 2019 College Attendance
40,000Early College Credits earned in 2018-19
11,914Number of Students 2019-2020
1,100Class of 2019 composite SAT score (out of 1600)