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D211 Could Allow Transgender Students Full Access to Locker Rooms  Palatine, IL Patch

D211 Could Change Locker Room Rules - Palatine, IL - District 211 officials will discuss a measure to allow transgender students to change in the locker rooms ...



Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Palatine, Illinois  Patch.com

Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Palatine, Illinois - Palatine, IL - There are currently 280 townhomes and condos for sale in Palatine.



Student caught with gun at Palatine High School  Chicago Daily Herald

A Palatine High School freshman is in police custody after school officials say staff members discovered a gun concealed in his belongings Tuesday morning, ...



Palatine Boy Scout Earns Every Merit Badge  Chicago Daily Herald

In the summer of 2012 a young man visited a community event held in his hometown and was given the opportunity to meet some other young boys that were ...



Evanston Township High School Football 2019 Schedule, Scoreboard  Evanston, IL Patch

ETHS 2019 Football Schedule, Live Scoreboard - Evanston, IL - The Wildkits season continues Friday with a non-conference game against the winless Palatine ...



New Principal Takes Reins at Palatine High  Palatine, IL Patch

PALATINE, IL — Palatine High School got a new principal at the end of last school year. Tony Medina was picked to take the place of Gary Steiger, who retired at ...



Images: Palatine High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

See images from the Palatine High School graduation on Sunday, May 19, at the school.



Palatine Principal Retires Amid Reports Of Inappropriate Comments  Palatine, IL Patch

Dist. 211: Palatine HS Principal Retires Early - Palatine, IL - Gary Steiger's retirement became effective March 27 amid an investigation into accusations of ...



Palatine High School student faces two felonies over gun found in classroom  Chicago Daily Herald

Authorities have charged a 15-year-old Palatine High School freshman with felony charges of unlawful use of a weapon on school grounds and disorderly ...



Dist. 211 says Palatine principal retired amid investigation of inappropriate comments  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine High School's principal for the past 17 years, Gary Steiger, moved up his retirement from the end of the school year to the start of spring break amid an ...



District 211 students show off house they built in Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

As a junior at Palatine High School, Angel Ewald designed the two-story, four-bedroom house as part of his Project Lead the Way civil engineering and ...



Palatine High Title IX Coach Dies After Battle With Cancer  Palatine, IL Patch

PALATINE, IL — One of the first Title IX coaches at Palatine High School has died following a nearly two-year battle with brain cancer. Karen Bock Kublank was ...



Palatine High School freshman charged in drive-by shooting death  WGN TV Chicago

PALATINE, Ill. — A Palatine High School freshman is being held on $750000 bond after being charged with first-degree murder. Cook County officials say Andre ...



New law requires Illinois schools teach contributions of gay, transgender people  Peoria Journal Star

When Lori Lightfoot was elected mayor of Chicago this spring, the city's school district put together a lesson guide with ideas and resources for teaching about ...



Assistant principal to be next Palatine High School principal  Chicago Daily Herald

Current Palatine High School Assistant Principal Tony Medina will succeed the school's retiring Principal Gary Steiger on July 1, 2019.



Cook County Judge Dismisses Appeal In Locker Room Access Ruling  Palatine, IL Patch

Judge Dismisses Appeal In Locker Room Access Case - Palatine, IL - According to court documents, the court found Nova Mayday's May 2018 appeal​ to be ...



Classes begin in District 211  Chicago Daily Herald

With the intention of mimicking college schedules and getting first-semester finals done before the holidays, Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 ...



Teen Who Fired Gun Near Palatine High School Gets 6 Years  Palatine, IL Patch

Teen Gets 6 Years For Firing Gun Near Palatine HS - Palatine, IL - The prison sentence was part of a plea deal stemming from a shooting earlier this year.



Boys lacrosse: Fremd's attack too much for Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Attackers Dylan Michalak and junior Jack Hipchen were in attack mode Thursday night for Fremd in its Mid-Suburban League boys lacrosse match at Palatine.



Fremd, Palatine seniors return to grade schools to inspire youngsters  Chicago Daily Herald

Graduating Fremd and Palatine high school seniors donned caps and gowns Friday to serve as a positive inspiration to thousands of young students.



District 15 bus driver suspended after near-miss with bus carrying high school students  Chicago Daily Herald

A Palatine Township Elementary District 15 bus driver received a five-day unpaid suspension for veering off a thoroughfare on a yellow light and winding up in a ...



Swedish educator, students visit Palatine High Applied Tech  Chicago Daily Herald

For three days last week, Karl Mihlberg, head manufacturing teacher at Wilhelm Haglund Gymnasium in Gimo, Sweden, and two students toured the Applied ...



From Palatine High School Incubator Project Heads To Kickstarter  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

When Drake Roberts and Anthony Tamras were seniors at Palatine High School, they were encouraged to become involved in the business incubator program.



Rumors Pose No Direct Threat To Palatine High School: Cops  Palatine, IL Patch

Doctored Image Created Fake threat At Palatine HS - Palatine, IL - UPDATED: Police and D211 officials continue to investigate the text messages and social ...



Old Palatine High School band uniforms get new life  Chicago Daily Herald

This year sees the Palatine High School Pirate Marching Band taking the field in brand new uniforms. The new uniforms replaced uniforms which began use ...



Fremd Student Charged After Selling Fake Parking Permits: Police  Palatine, IL Patch

Fremd Student Charged In Fake Parking Permits Case - Palatine, IL - According to police, the 18-year-old student sold the fraudulent parking permits for more ...



First Look At Potential Dist. 15 Boundary Changes  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Converting an existing elementary school into a junior high is one of several ideas afloat in Palatine Elementary School Dist. 15 as the district considers.



District 211 board releases rejected offer to union  Chicago Daily Herald

Monday's snowstorm postponed the first day of an informational picket by the teachers union of Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211, but the school ...



Dist. 211 Uses Summer Break For Facility Improvements  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Traditionally, Township High School Dist. 211 uses summer break, which starts in late May and continues through early August, to complete construction ...



2 Incumbents In, 1 Out in District 211 School Board Race  Palatine, IL Patch

District 211 School Board Election Results - Palatine, IL - It appears that two incumbents and two newcomers were voted onto the board during Tuesday's ...



Images: First day of high school football practice in the suburbs  Chicago Daily Herald

See images from the first day of high school football practice in West Aurora, Willowbrook, Warren in Gurnee, and Palatine.



District 211 teachers union states case to community  Chicago Daily Herald

A town hall meeting on stalled contract negotiations between Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 teachers and the board of education Thursday night ...



Palatine set to induct 3 to Hall of Fame  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine High School will hold its 2018 Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Friday. Inductees will be honored just prior to kickoff of the varsity football game ...



Northwest Suburban Leadership Team, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Hometown: Arlington Heights. Class: Senior. Parents: Dave Hogaboom and Colleen Gaughan. Sponsor: TJ King, counselor. Community *service*: Quest Retreat ...



Teachers at Illinois' Largest High School District Could Soon Strike  NBC Chicago

Teachers in Illinois' largest high school district could soon go on strike if a deal isn't reached in the coming days, union officials said.



District 211 teachers picket at administration building  Chicago Daily Herald

An estimated few hundred Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 teachers picketed in front of the district's administration building on Roselle Road in ...



Judge: Lawsuit to continue vs D211 over gender 'affirmation policy;' alleges violates students' Title IX, religious rights  Cook County Record

A group of parents and high school students in Chicago's northwest suburbs have won the chance to continue with their lawsuit against one of the state's largest ...



Palatine High School transgender student appeals locker room ruling  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine High School transgender student Nova Maday is appealing a Cook County judge's ruling that denies her full access to a girls locker room at school.



From the beach to the gridiron, go-time is here  Chicago Daily Herald

Beach bums, they were not. When players from the Hersey football team hung out at beaches along Lake Michigan this summer, they spent more time building ...



Boys volleyball: Palatine battles past Fremd  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine got past Fremd in boys volleyball action Tuesday night.



Girls soccer: Fremd blanks Palatine in Kinsella Cup matchup  Chicago Daily Herald

Fremd downed Palatine 2-0 in Kinsella Cup girls soccer game Friday night.



Softball: Palatine takes down Fremd  Chicago Daily Herald

Led by No. 2 hitter Emily Parrott and No. 3 Grace Huff, Palatine's softball team never trailed in a 7-5 Mid-Suburban West decision over visiting Fremd ...



Boys volleyball: Palatine, Barrington head to regional finals  Chicago Daily Herald

Curtis McLennan had 20 kills and 7 digs and Thomas Lambke 17 digs Tuesday night to lead Palatine's boys volleyball team to a 25-18, 22-25, 26-24 win over ...



Appellate court calls part of District 211 transgender graduate's lawsuit moot  Chicago Daily Herald

An Illinois appeals court has ruled as moot a transgender graduate's request for a preliminary injunction that would have forced Palatine-Schaumburg High ...



Palatine High School's 'Ugly Pearl' wins hovercraft competition  Chicago Daily Herald

By land and by sea, Palatine High School's "Ugly Pearl" hovercraft was a diamond in the rough Saturday, running over competitors in a challenge aimed at ...



Softball: Palatine battles past Mundelein in regional final  Chicago Daily Herald

Top-seeded Palatine won its third straight regional title with a hard-fought 3-0 triumph over No. 7 Mundelein in the Pirates' own Class 4A softball regional on ...



Boys track and field: Barrington takes title at snowy Palatine Relays  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's boys track and field team won the championship Saturday at the 87th Annual Palatine Relays.



Talk Of Strike Lingers In District 211  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Township High School Dist. 211 students could miss out on taking their final exams before winter break if approximately 1200 teachers decide to strike in the.



Softball: No. 2 Palatine knocks off No. 1 Barrington  Chicago Daily Herald

Softball fans got shortchanged when the Daily Herald's No. l and 2 ranked teams met on Monday in Palatine. But they did get their money's worth with some ...



Authorities: Palatine teen drove car during fatal shooting  Chicago Daily Herald

A 16-year-old Palatine High School freshman is accused of driving the car used in a shooting that killed a 20-year-old man from unincorporated Palatine last ...



Shots Fired Near Palatine High School: Cops  Patch.com

Shots Fired In Gang-Related Incident Near HS: Cops - Palatine, IL - Police are investigating what they consider to be a gang-related incident that unfolded near ...



Palatine Students Receive National Merit Scholarships  Palatine, IL Patch

Students Receive National Merit Scholarships - Palatine, IL - The National Merit Scholarship Foundation announced its first round of winners for the year on ...



Boys volleyball: Palatine takes 2nd at Libertyville tourney  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine's boys volleyball team finished second Saturday at the Libertyville tournament.



Ex-Palatine High School Athlete Drowns In Wisconsin Lake  Palatine, IL Patch

Ex-Palatine High School Athlete Drowns In WI Lake - Palatine, IL - Courtland Cornelius was swimming with a friend over the weekend when the accident ...



Appellate court considers locker room case from former Palatine High transgender student  Chicago Tribune

Appellate Court judges on Tuesday heard arguments in the case of a transgender Palatine High School graduate who says she was discriminated against when ...



Palatine High School Student Hit By Speeding Car Going Wrong Way In Reverse  Patch.com

PALATINE, IL — A Palatine High School student was hit by a car speeding in reverse the wrong way through a school crosswalk Wednesday by a driver with a ...



Township High School District 211 School Calendar 2018-19  Patch.com

Township High School District 211 Calendar 2018-19 - Palatine, IL - Check out must-know dates for students, parents and teachers in Township High School ...



Boys volleyball: Palatine serves up a championship at Palatine-Schaumburg Invite  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine's Tim Matijevic knows all about *service*. He has a brother who is a fireman, another brother who is a police officer and a third brother studying for the ...



Another Palatine teen accused in Feb. 1 shooting  Chicago Daily Herald

A 15-year-old Palatine boy faces a first-degree murder charge in the Feb. 1 killing of a man he believed to be a gang rival, a Cook County sheriff's spokeswoman ...



Northwest Suburban Academic Team, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

This year's Daily Herald Northwest Suburban Academic Team members represent Prospect, Hersey, St. Viator, Buffalo Grove, Maine West, Fremd, Conant, ...



Boys volleyball: Powerful Glenbard West downs Palatine, heads to state again  Chicago Daily Herald

Glenbard West defeated Palatine in two sets Tuesday night to win the championship of the Fremd boys volleyball sectional.



Prosecutor: Teen fired 7 shots near Palatine High School  Chicago Daily Herald

A Palatine teen was ordered held on $250000 bail on charges related to what prosecutors described as a gang-related shooting last week near Palatine High ...



Boys volleyball: Palatine outlasts West Chicago for regional title  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine defeated West Chicago in a regional boys volleyball championship game Wednesday night.



Four teens arrested after unfounded threats at Palatine High School  Chicago Daily Herald

Four juveniles, three of them Palatine High School students, are facing charges stemming from threats made on social media last week that sparked fears of a ...



Fremd's defense stellar again in win over Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Most basketball teams would rather take their chances with a glue trap instead of Fremd's defense. Such was the case at Palatine High School Friday night when ...



Teen charged in suspected gang shooting near Palatine High School  Chicago Daily Herald

Luis Corona, 18, is facing charges in connection with what police are labeling a gang-related shooting last week near Palatine High School, authorities said ...



Boys lacrosse: Stevenson nips Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Stevenson defeated Palatine 9-6 in boys lacrosse action Monday night.



Girls track and field: Scouting Northwest  Chicago Daily Herald

Previewing the girls track and field teams for 2019 in the Northwest suburbs.



15-year-old defendant in Palatine murder case appears in juvenile court  Chicago Daily Herald

The 15-year-old Palatine boy who prosecutors say fired the shots that killed Jose Castaneda, 20, on Feb. 1 in unincorporated Palatine appeared in juvenile court ...



Ganas, Fremd eventually pull away from Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Fremd defeated Palatine 47-33 in Class 4A regional boys basketball action Tuesday night.



Softball: Dick strikes out 16 in Palatine's 2-1 win  Chicago Daily Herald

Junior left-hander Rhiann Dick struck out a career-high 16 batters for Palatine's softball team which edged Hersey 2-1 in the Mid-Suburban League crossover.



Family of Palatine teen gets $14 million settlement in NIU hazing death  Chicago Daily Herald

The family of a Palatine teen who died following a 2012 alcohol-fueled fraternity hazing incident at NIU received a $14 million settlement in their wrongful death ...



Softball: Hiller hurls 4-hitter for Fremd  Chicago Daily Herald

Fremd sophomore Grace Hiller threw a 4-hitter with 6 strikeouts as the Vikings posted a 6-2 softball win at South Elgin on Tuesday.



The bigs are really, really big at Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Sophomore Julian Campbell and senior David Balanganayi give Palatine's boys basketball team one of the tallest and meatiest front lines in the suburbs.



Palatine transgender student denied unrestricted locker room access  WLS-TV

A judge has denied a suburban Chicago transgender student's request for an injunction that would grant her unrestricted access to the girls' locker room.



Softball: Brauer's bat lifts Fremd past Prospect  Chicago Daily Herald

Junior Kelsey Brauer's walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the eighth inning gave Fremd's softball team a 7-6 triumph over visiting Prospect on Friday in a ...



Palatine High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

See images from the Palatine High School graduation on Sunday, May 20, at the school.



Northwest Suburban Academic Team honorable mentions, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the Daily Herald's Northwest Suburban Academic Team.



Teen held on $2M bail after shooting near Palatine High School  Chicago Tribune

A 16-year-old has been charged in a Palatine shooting that wounded three people Friday.



Palatine High shows off manufacturing program to state superintendent  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 showed off its innovate STEM program and advanced manufacturing classes this week to Illinois State ...



The Northwest Suburbs' All-Area Softball Team  Chicago Daily Herald

Sam Allen Rolling MeadowsAllen, who will continue playing at Bryant and Stratton College (Wauwatosa, WI), returns to the all-area team for the second straight ...



Fremd holds off Barrington, Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Fremd, Barrington and Palatine all have a strong history in girls gymnastics. So it was no wonder that a near capacity crowd was on hand Thursday at Barrington ...



Softball: Hersey upsets Palatine in 10 innings  Chicago Daily Herald

Hersey (26-6) earned a dramatic 4-3 10-inning win in the Class 4A Palatine softball sectional semifinal over the host and top-seeded Pirates (29-3) Tuesday.



Family Of Palatine Murder Victim Attends Teens Court Hearing  Palatine, IL Patch

Teen In Palatine Murder Has Juvenile Court Hearing - Palatine, IL - The 15-year-old has been charged with first-degree murder in the Feb. 1 death of ...



Baseball: Palatine's Rajpurkar handcuffs Lake Zurich  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine and Lake Zurich split a nonconference baseball doubleheader Saturday.



Softball: Palatine downs Fremd to stay unbeaten in MSL  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine downed Fremd 7-2 in Mid-Suburban West softball action Monday.



Sears Centre offering a suite view for high school graduations  Chicago Daily Herald

Hoffman Estates' Sears Centre Arena for the first time will offer parents and family members of high school graduates the option to lease a private suite at ...



Cutting Hall in Palatine cleared to reopen  Chicago Daily Herald

Asbestos abatement work in Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center has been completed and the building cleared for occupancy and usual operations based on air ...



Palatine High School holding free Halloween event Thursday  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine High School is presenting its annual free Trick or Treat with Pirate Pete event from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, at the school, 1111 N. Rohlwing ...



Northwest Suburban Leadership Team Honorable Mentions, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

The honorable mentions for the 2018-2019 Daily Herald Northwest Suburban Leadership Team.



Girls track and field: Barrington a snowy champ at Palatine Relays  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's girls track and field team claimed the championship of the 87th Annual Palatine Relays Saturday.



Boys volleyball: Northwest Suburbs All-Area Team  Chicago Daily Herald

Jackson Brossett Rolling MeadowsA three-year starter at setter for Rolling Meadows, Brossett had a stable of experienced hitters to work with last season.



Boys lacrosse: Scouting the Northwest suburbs  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's a preview of the boys lacrosse teams in the Northwest suburbs for 2019.



Writing is on the wall for Palatine's Holz at New York U.  Chicago Daily Herald

From volleyball teammates in Illinois to opponents on the east coast. Haley Holz got to play with her sister Heather for one year when they were a freshman and ...



Baseball: The Northwest Suburbs' All-Area Team  Chicago Daily Herald

Jake Andersen PalatineA three-year starter, Andersen has been a force behind the plate for the Pirates for three seasons. "Jake came into our program as a ...



Whats Future Of D211s Transgender Policy After Graduations?  Palatine, IL Patch

Look at the legal challenges over the school system's locker room access for transgender students and what's next for the district. By Joe Vince, Patch Staff.



Boys volleyball: Barrington downs Palatine to take MSL West lead  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington defeated Palatine in a Mid-Suburban West boys volleyball match Tuesday night.



Palatine High band steps in to decade old tradition  Chicago Daily Herald

The neighborhoods around Palatine High School rang with the sounds of music as the PHS Marching Band concluded band camp with its annual parade and ...



Images: Saturday's IHSA girls gymnastics state finals  Chicago Daily Herald

Photos from Saturday's IHSA girls gymnastics state final meet at Palatine High School.



No D211 Students On Bus In Palatine Crash  Palatine, IL Patch

PALATINE, IL — A bus for Township High School District 211 carrying no students was hit by another vehicle Thursday afternoon. The driver was taken to ...



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