Schaumburg High School opened in 1970. Our school is located about 31 miles northwest of downtown Chicago near Woodfield. The United States Department of Education recognizes our school as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. We have earned full recognition status by the State Superintendent of Schools in the State of Illinois.
Focused on student learning and personal accountability, the Schaumburg High School community is dedicated to fostering a respectful, committed, and collaborative environment to maximize student success.
“Focused on student learning and personal accountability, the Schaumburg High School community is dedicated to fostering a respectful, committed, and collaborative environment to maximize student learning.”
- Provide Students with the skills and knowledge necessary to be successful
- Model dignity, respect, honest communications, responsibility, and personal integrity in a safe learning environment
- Develop students’ critical thinking and problem solving skills
- Promote adaptable technological skills
- Encourage awareness and appreciation of cultural diversity
In establishing what we as a school represent through the Mission Statement, the next step was to pledge, as a community, what we represent. Our Vision statement is “WE are SHS”. Our Vision Statement embodies the principles of collective responsibility toward attaining the community that we desire.
Academic Rigor – Our District values engaging
curriculum built upon high-quality educational
experiences to develop critical thinking.
Accountability – Our District values the charge of
providing thorough and accurate information with all
Communication – Our District values an open exchange
of information and perspectives.
Compassion, Dignity and Respect – Our District values
and honors the strengths and diversity of all individuals.
Education and Learning – Our District values the
continuous pursuit of knowledge, preparation and
readiness to pursue future endeavors.
Efficiency – Our District values systemic measures
and practices to optimize the community’s resources
throughout the organization.
Financial Integrity – Our District values strong fiscal
management and reporting practices to ensure the highest
degree of financial stewardship.
Innovation – Our District values continuous improvement
to advance educational and operational practices.
Opportunity – Our District values fostering a
comprehensive array of enrichment experiences to
support all aspects of student development.
Safety – Our District values safeguarding the welfare of
all by providing a positive and respectful environment.
Wellness – Our District values cultivating the healthy
physical, social and emotional well-being of all.
Approved by the Board of Education: August 18, 2016
Township High School District 211 has received the United States Department of Education Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence.