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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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Palatine High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

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

District 211 Teachers Could Strike If New Deal Isnt Reached  Palatine, IL Patch

D211 Teachers Could Strike If New Deal Isn't Made - Palatine, IL - Teachers in the state's largest high school district have been without a contract since July 1.

False Threats Against Palatine High School Made By Teens: Cops  Palatine, IL Patch

False Threats On Palatine HS Made By Teens: Cops - Palatine, IL - A former and three current students were arrested in connection with threats posted on social ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Old Palatine High School Band Uniforms Get New Life  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Palatine High School Pirate Marching Band is taking to the field in new uniforms for the first time in nearly 30 years. Band Director Carlos Esquivel and.

Former Palatine High School student dies in accidental drowning  WGN TV Chicago

WALWORTH COUNTY, Wisc. -- Courtland “Court” Cornelius was celebrating the end of his freshman year of college when he drowned in a Wisconsin lake on ...

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

Palatine senior Haley Holz, one of the top attackers in the Mid-Suburban League girls volleyball, has committed to New York University where she will study ...

District 211 teachers plan picket to bolster bid for new contract  Chicago Daily Herald

The teachers union of Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 plans to picket and hold a town-hall meeting next week to try to solicit community support ...

Palatine, Fremd to team up for 'Match for Maeve'  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine will host a fundraiser to raise money for The Maeve McNicholas Memorial Foundation on Oct. 4 when the Pirates host the Fremd girls volleyball team.

Palatine teen sentenced to 12 years in prison for 2017 shooting  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine teenager Diego Garcia-Cordero was sentenced to 12 years in prison for his part in a May 2017 shooting outside a Palatine condominium clubhouse.

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.

Learn about what goes into school safety at Palatine forum  Chicago Daily Herald

Presentations about how Palatine police address school safety and the dangers of spreading false threats on social media will be part of a community education ...

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 council honors students' athletic feats  Chicago Daily Herald

High school athletes from two Palatine schools were celebrated for their lofty achievements by the village council this week.

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 | Jun ...

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 ...

Shots Fired Near Palatine High School: Cops

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 teen sentenced to 6 years in prison for January shooting  Chicago Daily Herald

A Palatine teen who fired a weapon last January near Palatine High School pleaded guilty Wednesday to aggravated discharge of a firearm. In exchange for his ...

Teen Gang Member Fired Shots Near Palatine High School: Cops

'Admitted' Gang Member Charged In Shots Fired Call - Palatine, IL - A "self-admitted Four Corner Hustler" has been charged with a shots fired incident near ...

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.

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

An 18-year-old Palatine man is facing charges in connection with what police are labeling a gang-related shooting last week near Palatine High School, ...

District 211 transgender lawsuits go on past graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Lawsuits on both sides of the debate over transgender access to locker rooms in Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 continue to linger in federal and ...

Call this one a big win for Szylak, Meadows at Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Rolling Meadows running back Tim Szylak has nicknames for some of the teammates of whom he's most fond, the ones he wants to recognize publicly.

Fremd dumps Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

There was a special incentive for the Fremd football team as it traveled to crosstown rival Palatine on Friday Night. Pirates quarterback Zac Garnmeister had ...

Softball: Winning finish for Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine senior Sarah Grossman fired a 2-hitter with 6 strikeouts to shut out York 2-0 on Saturday in the Class 4A state softball third-place game at the Eastside ...

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 ...

Girls volleyball: Holz, Palatine dump Lake Zurich in 2  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine senior Haley Holz was 16-of-16 serving with half going for aces as Palatine posted a 25-19, 25-14 triumph over visiting Lake Zurich and went above ...

Girls volleyball: 'Match for Maeve' goes to Fremd  Chicago Daily Herald

Fremd defeated Palatine 26-24, 25-21 in the Mid-Suburban West titled 'Match for Maeve'. The two teams raised money to support the Maeve McNicholas ...

Arguments heard in District 211 transgender lawsuit appeal  Chicago Daily Herald

An Illinois appellate court in Chicago hear oral arguments Tuesday stemming from recent Palatine High School graduate Nova Maday's appeal of a lower court's ...

Former Schaumburg High teacher charged with sexually assaulting student in 2001  Chicago Daily Herald

Bail was set at $50,000 Wednesday for a former Schaumburg High School teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old female student in 2001, police ...

Scouting Palatine: Pirates plot a powerful depth charge  Chicago Daily Herald

The top-notch playmakers are gone from Palatine's football team, which finished 7-4 last season. Coach Corey Olson and the Pirates coaching staff hope to ...

High school marching bands hit the neighborhood streets  Chicago Daily Herald

With the holiday weekend approaching, high school marching bands are stepping up their game, taking their music out of the band rooms and onto the streets in ...

Down To Final Hours Before Dist. 211 Strike?  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

With the district's first teachers strike a looming possibility in Township High School Dist. 211, school board members issued a statement Wednesday, Dec. 12.

full story » Palatine, Conant earn wins Updated Dec 4, 2018 10:59 PM It was an  Chicago Daily Herald

It was an old-fashioned shootout between Palatine's Julian Campbell and Rolling Meadows' Max Christie Tuesday night in Palatine.

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.

Des Plaines History Center names new executive director  Chicago Daily Herald

hilip Mohr was named executive director of the Des Plaines History Center.

Images: Palatine vs. Rolling Meadows in week two football  Chicago Daily Herald

The Palatine Pirates hosted the Rolling Meadows Mustangs for football action on Friday, Aug. 31 in Palatine.

Palatine High Foods class makes donation to pantry  Chicago Daily Herald

Students from Palatine High School's Chemistry of Foods class donated $400 and multiple boxes of food to the Palatine Township Food Pantry March 8.

Dist. 211 Strike Could Come As Early As Dec. 17  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The earliest Township High School Dist. 211 teachers could strike if a new contract is not reached is Monday, Dec. 17. Union President John Braglia previously.

District 211 plans more than $13.8 million in summer upgrades  Chicago Daily Herald

An estimated $13.8 million in summer renovations are coming to Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211's five schools this year, not including ...

Hoffman Estates roars back to beat Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Hoffman Estates roared back to beat Palatine 47-44 Friday night.

Girls gymnastics: Satisfying night for Meadows' Kane, Palatine seniors  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine defeated Rolling Meadows in girls gymnastics action Wednesday night.

Boys soccer: Palatine, Conant play to a scoreless draw  Chicago Daily Herald

One-hundred minutes of soccer could not decide the Palatine-Conant contest Tuesday night in Hoffman Estates.

Honorable mentions: Northwest Suburban Academic Team, 2017-2018  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the 2017-2018 Northwest Suburban Academic Team.

District 211 College Night at Palatine High School on Oct. 11  Chicago Daily Herald

The 2017-2018 District 211 College Night program will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 11, (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) at Palatine High School, ...

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 ...

Parents learn how District 211 partners with police for safety  Chicago Daily Herald

About 70 people Wednesday attended the first of two community education sessions on school safety in which Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 ...

New program allows District 211 students to track goals, success  Chicago Daily Herald

A test group has given positive reviews to a new online tool that allows Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 students set goals and measure progress ...

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 School to present 'Almost, Maine'  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine High School Theatre will present John Cariani's "Almost, Maine" at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 5-7, in the Altergott Auditorium, 1111 N.

Softball: Palatine breaks through against Warren  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine's softball team took care of two curses on one day.The No. 2- seeded Pirates had seen their last three seasons end with losses to Warren.They had also ...

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 ...

Jacobs, Henderson notch win over Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Jacobs downed Palatine 52-47 in boys basketball action Friday.

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 ...

Softball: Palatine refocuses on third-place game  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine's first venture in the state softball finals didn't go the way the Pirates were hoping. But the Pirates are ready to move on to their final game of their finest ...

Briefs filed to support transgender student's lawsuit  Chicago Daily Herald

Three "friends of the court" briefs from various agencies have been filed in support of a transgender student's lawsuit against Palatine-Schaumburg High School ...

Transgender teen suing Palatine school: I want to be 'treated just like every other girl'  Chicago Tribune

Earlier in life, Nova Maday was too nervous to come out as transgender at school, fearing teachers and fellow students would never accept her. The 18-year-old ...

Softball: Palatine powers past Barrington  Chicago Daily Herald

Just call it Palatine's 'Inning of Dreams' at the Field of Dreams. Trailing 3-0 with two outs in the top of the sixth inning in the Class 4A Barrington softball ...

STEAM Fair to debut next month at Palatine library  Chicago Daily Herald

Some heady fun is planned early next month when the Palatine Public Library District hosts its inaugural STEAM Fair.

Conant clinches MSL West title  Chicago Daily Herald

Conant clinched the Mid-Suburban West championship Friday night with a 41-7 win over Palatine.

Driver Who Hit Teen In Palatine School Lot Given 2-Year Jail Term

Driver Who Hit Teen In School Lot Give 2-Year Term - Palatine, IL - Gerson M. Aguilar-Torres, 23, pleaded guility to reckless driving stemming from the October ...

Grayslake North third at Bison Invite By Mike Garofola Dec 1, 2018 7:18 PM  Chicago Daily Herald

The wrestling teams from Grayslake North, South Elgin and Fenton were stronger than nine others but not strong enough to stop the individual star power of ...

Girls volleyball: Barrington takes share of MSL West lead  Chicago Daily Herald

Playing at home on Thursday night, Barrington's girls volleyball team found a new home in the Mid-Suburban League West standings. The Fillies now share first ...

Students with disabilities to receive increased access to after school programs  Chicago Daily Herald

For working families of students with disabilities throughout the northwest suburbs, one of the largest barriers to full time employment can be the limited access to ...

Open season in the Mid-Suburban West  Chicago Daily Herald

This year's football race in the Mid-Suburban West figures to be well worth watching, as parity among the schools and unproven talent makes for an ...

Palatine Teen Sentenced For Gang-Related Shooting  Palatine, IL Patch

Palatine Teen Sentenced 12 Years For Shooting - Palatine, IL - After a plea deal with reduced charges, the 17-year-old, who was charged as an adult, will serve ...

Images: Readers share back-to-school photos  Chicago Daily Herald

Kids all over the suburbs are headed back to school, and we invite you to celebrate by sharing your own back-to-school photos. Whether elementary, middle or ...

Judge may rule in District 211 transgender suit next week  Chicago Daily Herald

An Illinois judge may decide next Thursday on a Palatine High School transgender student's request for an injunction against the current requirement that she ...

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

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 ...

Transgender Palatine student explains legal fight for locker room access  Chicago Daily Herald

Nova Maday, a transgender student at Palatine High School, said Tuesday she hopes the state lawsuit she filed against Palatine-Schaumburg High School ...

Boys golf: It all Pans out for Stevenson  Chicago Daily Herald

Stevenson sophomore Conan Pan said that he felt he hadn't been playing his best golf recently, so he wanted to come out at Tuesday's Class 3A Palatine boys ...

Judge: Citizens group can intervene in District 211 transgender suit  Chicago Daily Herald

The citizens group District 211 Students and Parents for Privacy, as well as the religious freedom organization Thomas More Society, can intervene in a ...

The Future Kingz visit Hoffman Estates High  Chicago Daily Herald

A few days before the start of the 2018-2019 school year, a small group gathered in the gym at Hoffman Estates High School to see The Future Kingz perform.

All-Area Football Team, Northwest  Chicago Daily Herald

Presenting the 2018 Daily Herald All-Area Football Team for the Northwest Suburbs.

Softball: Palatine wins a tight one with Fremd  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine senior Sarah Grossman threw a 4-hitter with 11 strikeouts as the Pirates scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 3-2 softball win.

Girls swimming: Barrington dominates Stevenson sectional  Chicago Daily Herald

The Stevenson girls swimming sectional Saturday was a chance for athletes to qualify for state or to break their best times. While relays are still functionally a ...

Football: Scouting Week 8, Northwest  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's a look at high school football games for Week 8 in the Northwest suburbs.

Girls volleyball: Barrington, Fremd still tied in MSL West  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's girls volleyball team drew to within one win of playing in the Mid-Suburban League girls volleyball championship match for the first time since 2013.

Images: Hit the mark in our best high school sports photos of the week  Chicago Daily Herald

See some of the best high school sports images from this past week. Daily Herald photographers covered volleyball, golf, and football.

Union Claims Dist. 211 Spreading 'Misinformation'  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Editor, Journal: The recent posting regarding the ongoing negotiations between the Northwest Suburban Local 1211 Teacher's Union and the board of ...

Dist. 211 Teachers Want New Contract  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Could a teacher strike soon occur in the largest high school district in the state? According to Township High School Dist. 211 Teachers Union Local 1211.

Fremd fields tough choices as football approaches  Chicago Daily Herald

High school football is scheduled to start in just 16 days, with practices set to begin on Aug. 6. Teams will be gathering at their regular practice fields ready to ...

Boys cross country: Methner's pace helps Hersey secure title at Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Junior Josh Methner's first-place finish led Hersey to the team title Saturday at the Palatine boys cross country invite.

Girls soccer: Carmel denies Palatine another upset  Chicago Daily Herald

Palatine's girls soccer team was after yet another upset Tuesday but couldn't quite pull it off, as fourth-seeded Carmel Catholic got a goal in the second overtime ...

Boys Basketball Thanksgiving Tourney Schedules 2018  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The boys basketball season kicks off Monday, Nov. 19 across the state and all 21 Journal-area teams are competing in Thanksgiving Tournaments.. Here's a ...

Girls cross country: Barrington's Fitzpatrick champ at Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington sophomore Molly Fitzpatrick won the individual title and Lyons Township was the team champion Saturday at the Palatine girls cross country invite.

Thomas More Society applauds ruling in District 211 transgender suit  Chicago Daily Herald

Thomas More Society, a religious freedom organization representing the residents group D211 Students and Parents for Privacy, has applauded a judge's ruling ...

Buffalo Grove, Hoffman, Leyden earn wins  Chicago Daily Herald

Buffalo Grove, Hoffman Estates and Leyden each won their respective football games late Friday night.

Off and running: Northwest suburbs football teams excited to get going  Chicago Daily Herald

High school football practice officially started around Illinois on Monday and teams throughout the Northwest suburbs were excited to be back on the field.

Lawsuit: 2nd transgender student fights for locker room access at Palatine district  Chicago Tribune

A second transgender student is fighting for locker room access at the same suburban school district where a lengthy and historic battle over transgender rights ...

Teens arrested after threat to middle school near Mundelein By Lee Filas Aug 27, 2018 7  Chicago Daily Herald

Authorities arrested two teens Sunday in connection with social media posts threatening a Columbine-like school shooting at Fremont Middle School near ...

Honorable mentions: Northwest Suburban Leadership Team, 2017-2018  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the Daily Herald's Northwest Suburban Leadership Team for 2017-2018.

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.

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