High School Students
HOBY president and CEO Javier LaFianza said this week’s events were designed to help students identify their passions, and where they want to make a difference in the world.
Senior year in high school is a time of choices, changes, and transitions. It’s also a time of hard work, where students aren’t just focusing on the schoolwork at hand, but also getting ready for college.
The legislation was prompted by the 2008 death of St. Charles High School student Lauren Laman during a drill team practice. Laman’s parents say her life may have been saved if her teammates were properly trained to use an automatic external defibrillator, or AED.
After a two-year reprieve, Illinois high school juniors will be tested on their writing skills again next spring during state standardized tests.
High school students on the South Side have been the targets of at least three armed robberies in the past week.
A west suburban school district is starting the school year Tuesday with new laptops for each high school student.
Two Chicago area high school seniors are in Washington, D.C., competing in America’s most prestigious pre-college science tournament.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is praising the City Colleges of Chicago for increasing the size of a program that allows high school students to earn college credit for free.
An experiment at the Harold Washington Library Center could change the way your neighborhood library looks in the future.