About

  • 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.

Mission Statement

  • “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.

Value Statements

  • 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

    shared stakeholders.

    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

Recognitions

  • Township High School District 211 has received the United States Department of Education Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence.