Special Olympics Volunteer Opportunities
We have two more Special Olympics volunteer opportunities this year: March 8th Gymnastics @Palatine High School & April 25 @Prospect High School. Sign up with Ms. Davey in the English Office.
Amy Rudolph Basketball Tournament
Come this Friday to support our Life Skills Program in the Amy Rudolph Basketball Tournament. HEHS will play at 6:45PM in the main gym. Tickets are $3 and the profits go to the National Kidney Foundation. See you there!
Hoffman Estates Loyal Partners 2020 College Scholarship
Hoffman Estates Loyal Partners is offering ten $1,000 scholarships to Seniors who will be continuing their educations as a full-time students in the 2020-2021 school year at accredited two or four-year colleges, universities, or certified trade schools.
Click here for more information about the HELP scholarships, or visit https://adc.d211.org/hehs-scholarships for this and other scholarships available to HEHS students.
Ping Pong Intramurals
Ping Pong is back in the cafeteria on Thursdays from 2:45pm-4pm.
Feel the Power!
Poetry Power is coming your way...
Question + Correct Answer = Candy!!
Here's a chance to prep your SAT Test-Taking skills in a tasty way! Come to the Media Center every day and check our monitors for the SAT QUESTION of the DAY! Write down and submit the correct answer on the forms provided, and you could win yummy candy, EVERY DAY! It pays to play!!
Career Exploration: Health Care Career Night @ Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
Health Care Career Night on Wednesday, April 1 from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. featuring clinical and non-clinical hospital occupations; opportunities to talk first first-hand with professionals about health care careers; demonstrations of theDaVinci robot and laparoscopic surgery tools; and representatives from local colleges. It's perfect for high school and college students, career changers or anyone considering a profession in the health care field. Click here for more information.
Career Speaker: Engineering @ Harper College - February 29
LEARN how starting your engineering degree at Harper College can save you up to $61,000 in college tuition. HEAR from Harper College engineering alumni about their experiences transferring to a four-year university. DISCOVER how to gain guaranteed admission to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Grainger College of Engineering through Harper’s Engineering Pathways Program. INTERACT with Harper College students from engineering clubs and organizations. Click here for more information on this Career Speaker event.
Career Trek: Health Sciences
Career Trek - Behavioral Health, Wednesday, March 4 (“B” Day), 9:25 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. (Blocks 2-4). Join us for a visit to Alexian Brothers Behavior Health Hospital to learn about careers that help people struggling with mental health issues, addiction or behavioral disorders. Careers in Social Work, Therapy, Psychology, Psychology and Mental Health Nursing will be discussed. Click here for more information and the permission slip for this Career Trek.
Career Trek: Transportation, Distribution & Logistics
Career Trek - Motor Werks and Patrick Dealer Group, Thursday, March 5th, “A” Day, 7:50 AM – 2:00 PM (Blocks 1 – 4). Join us for a visit to Motorwerks Barrington and Patrick BMW where you will tour the showrooms and service areas. Learn about career opportunities in auto sales, maintenance and repair. You will learn about training programs, salary and advancement information. Click here for more information and the permission slip for this Career Trek.
Career Trek: Law, Public Safety, Communications & Security
Career Trek - Forensics and Law Enforcement, Friday, March 6 (B-Day), 8:50 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (Blocks 2 & 3). Join us for a visit to Harper to meet with a Forensic Chemist from the Illinois State Crime Lab. We will be shown parts of the Law Enforcement Program including the forensics crime lab, a defensive techniques demonstration and the use of force simulator. This trip will provide insight into job responsibilities, career rewards, obstacles, training requirements and school/work connections. Students will be given time for Q&A with a panel of scientists and law professionals. Click here for more information and the permission slip for this Career Trek.
Career Trek - Health Sciences
Career Trek - Health Care Careers @ Harper College, Tuesday, March, 10th “B” Day, 8:35 AM – 12:15 PM (Blocks 2, 3 and 4). Join us for a visit to Harper College to learn about training programs for careers in Health Careers. Learn about the following fields:Health information management; Certified nursing assistant; Paramedic; Phlebotomist; Cardiac technologist; Diagnostic sonographer; Radiologic technologist; Medical office administrator; Dental hygienist; Dietician technologist; LPN and RN Nurses. Click here for more information and the permission slip for this Career Trek.