Congrats to the YEARBOOK and NEWSPAPER staffs!

Last week the Yearbook and Newspaper staffs attended the JEA National Journalism Convention in Orlando, Florida. Our Prospect journalists competed against over 2,000 students in various write-off competitions and walked away victorious. The following students were awarded HONORABLE MENTIONS: Senior - Isabelle Rogers – Review Writing Junior - Diana Leane – News Editing/Headline Writing Junior - Riley Langefeld – Press Law & Ethics Senior - Jack Gabriel– Broadcast Newswriting Junior -... » Continue Reading

INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT: Northwestern's "Knight Lab" comes to PHS courtesy of Jay Renaud.

Thank Jay Renaud for discovering four free online tools that many of us are going to love. Take a look at how Jay is using Northwestern's "Knight Lab." » Continue Reading

Knights in the News

Prospect High School is proud and excited to announce that Psychology teacher Daria Schaffeld, has been tapped by The American Psychology Association to be a part of a first of it’s kind national steering committee. This steering committee has been commissioned by the APA to plan the first ever Summit on High School Psychology Education. Members of the committee will be charged with developing the rationale, vision, and foundational goals for the summit. The topics discussed will d » Continue Reading

"Shark Tank" - Prospect Style

It’s an exciting time to be a student in Prospect’s Entrepreneurship App Development class. Recently, a group of teachers filed in one by one to the app development entrepreneurship class to pitch their idea for an app to the students. When it had concluded, groups of student had selected 7 teachers to partner with in order to bring their ideas to reality. Currently in it’s 4th week, the teachers and students of Mr. Hennig’s class have been meeting regularly to review progress and » Continue Reading

Latest Parent Newsletter Now Available

The latest parent newsletter is now available. Click HERE to go to the page. It can also be found under Parent Resources->Parent Newsletters. » Continue Reading

U-Knight for a Cure Results

The Underground is proud to announce that our 2015 U-Knight for a Cure fundraising efforts raised over $9,000 for NCH's Gift-a-Mammogram program. We were able to provide the funding for over 56 free mammograms to men and women of the northwest suburbs. Over the past two years, U-Knight has provided 125 free mammograms!!! Thanks to all of you who supported our efforts. Whether you purchased one of the 1250 pink shirts that were sold, bought raffle tickets, donated a prize, or supported the... » Continue Reading


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Ms. Michelle Dowling

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