High School District 214
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The 1977-79 Wheeling High School girls cross country teams recently inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame.
Asian students across the District celebrated the Lunar New Year at EGHS with food, activities and performances.
2014 JHHS grad reflects on how Hersey helped launch his SpaceX career.
Wheeling High School science teacher Dr. Greg Wallace receives the ‘Outstanding Educator’ award from the University of Chicago.
PAC House project prepares students for potential career in trades.
John Hersey High School students create toy drive for kids at Northwestern Community Hospital.
Student-made lamps light up the One Grove Gallery at Buffalo Grove High School.
Apply now for Summer/Fall Internships
Internship applications for summer 2024 and the fall semester of the 2024-25 school year are now open for all sophomore and junior students in District 214. Internship opportunities are open in a wide range of local businesses in many different career pathways. These experiences help students explore opportunities for post-high school careers.
The application deadline for summer internships is February 28th, and April 30th for fall internships. Questions? Check with your school’s Student Success Coach for more information.
D214 Radon Testing Program
District 214 is committed to maintaining a safe and healthy learning environment for all our students and staff. In alignment with this commitment, District 214 has recently completed an extensive radon testing program across all our buildings. This initiative, though not required by law, was undertaken proactively to assess the radon levels within our facilities, following guidelines from Illinois health authorities and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). To view the reports, please click here.
BGHS and D214 will host community open house events.
Buffalo Grove High School and District 214 will host community open house events on February 13 and 15 to present plans for athletic field renovations to occur over the next several years.
Both open houses are scheduled for 7 p.m. in the Buffalo Grove High School library. The events will include a short presentation focusing, among other things, on how renovations will improve student and visitor experience, renovation for this summer and beyond and architect’s renderings.
Community members will have an opportunity to ask questions or to comment. Buffalo Grove High School is located at 1100 West Dundee Road.
Apply Now for D214 Education Foundation Scholarships
The online portal is now OPEN for students to apply for scholarships through the District 214 Education Foundation.
All seniors should visit the Scholarship Portal (d214.awardspring.com; also accessible at www.214foundation.org/scholarships) to complete a brief profile, which will match them with scholarships for which they are eligible. Once matched, students may apply directly online.
The application deadline for all Foundation scholarships is Friday, March 15.
High School Educator Job Fair
Looking for a career as an educator? Come to the NWPA High School Educator Job Fair on Saturday, March 2 from 9 a.m. - noon at Forest View Educational Center (2121 South Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights).
Twenty high school districts from the surrounding area are looking to hire. New or veteran teachers, counselors and clinicians are encouraged to come.
Pre-registration is required. Click HERE for more details.
Prospect High School named Blue Ribbon School
Prospect High School was recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2023. This prestigious award affirms and validates the hard work of students, educators, families and communities in striving for – and attaining – exemplary achievement.
Prospect is one of three public high schools in Illinois selected as Exemplary High Performing Schools, and is one of 52 high schools recognized in the nation.
Click HERE to see the full list of this year’s winners.
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44,000Average annual potential college credits earned
11,895Number of students 2020-2021
1,112Class of 2021 composite SAT score (out of 1600)