Entries for February 2016
February 24, 2016
Wolfgang Kemp is the 2015-16 IHSA nominee for the NFHS Spirit of Sport Award:
There are few better days in the life of a high school student than that final day of school in mid to late December.
The sense of euphoria that results when coupling the relief of completing final exams with the e...
February 23, 2016
Gabe Stanforth is the 2015-16 IHSA nominee for the NFHS Heart of the Arts Award:
Rockridge High School principal Katy Hasson occasionally forgets some of the details regarding her students. That is understandable when you consider that all told, over 600 students from grades sixth through twelf...
February 17, 2016
The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors met for their regularly scheduled meeting at the IHSA office in Bloomington on February 17, 2016, where the Board was informed that registration for the first-ever IHSA Road Race will open online for member schools during the week of Feb...
February 16, 2016
IHSA Assistant Executive Director Stacey Lambert announced the 26 members of the 2016 IHSA All-State Academic Team presented by Caterpillar on Tuesday, February 16, 2016: “This group is the best of the best,” said Lambert. “They embody the IHSA’s mission, excelling in the cl...
February 09, 2016
CSN Chicago recently announced its Mascot Madness contest to crown the best high school nickname in Illinois.
CSN Chicago released its brackets live on High School Lites on February 5, 2016. Watch the video or see the first round matchups below. First Round voting opens online at noon on Monday, ...
February 02, 2016
All-State Academic Team applications are now available online. Each IHSA member school is invited to recommend one boy and one girl for the All-State Academic Team. To be eligible students shall meet the following criteria:
1. The student must have a minimum GPA of 3.50 on a 4.0 scale after the 7...