Juniors, would you like to get some tips on how to write effective college application essays? Madeleine Jacobs, Admissions Counselor for the University of Chicago, will present a session on college essays. The presentation will take place on Tuesday, May 22nd during 7th period in the PHS theatre. If interested, please pick up a pass in the CCC and have it signed by your 7th period teacher.
Juniors, have you heard of the Common App or Coalition App and wonder what it really is? Come to “An Overview of College Applications” session on Tuesday, May 22 during 8th period in the theatre immediately following the essay speaker. If interested, please pick up a pass in the CCC and have it signed by your 8th period teacher.
Sophomores and Juniors: QuestBridge is an organization that connects high-achieving students from low-income backgrounds with opportunities at many of the nation's highly ranked universities. If selected as a Questbridge scholar, you may receive full ride scholarships. If you would like to hear more about the Questbridge program, please come to the CCC today during 4th, 5th or 6th period.
The boys track and field team finished 3rd at the IHSA Sectional meet on Thursday. Tommy Morton finished 3rd in the discus with a throw over 154 feet to qualify for the state meet. Michael Shafis qualified for his third consecutive state meet in the high jump. The 4x100 relay of Michael Shafis, Tim Zalinski, Anthony Burkhardt, and John Moellenkamp finished 2nd to also qualify for the state meet. And finally the 4x200 relay of Michael Shafis, Tim Zalinski, Will Horvath and John Moellenkamp were Sectional Champions and will also be competing in the state meet. Good luck!
Attention all girls interested in participating in Prospect Basketball next season! There will be an open gym TODAY after school in gyms 1&2! See you there!
¡Buenos días! Are you a Spanish student that has taken 4 semesters of Spanish here at Prospect? Do you have a cumulative GPA of 3.0? Then you are qualified to be a member of the Spanish National Honor Society. There will be an informational meeting Wednesday, May 23rd, before school at 8:00 and immediately after school. This meeting will inform you on what you need to apply for next year and give you information on how to get a head start this summer on your Cultural and Service hours. We will meet in room 126 at 8:00 a.m. and right after school. Come to the meeting that works for you! If you cannot make the meeting, please come see Sra. Pak in room 126 or Sr. Cirrincione in room 129. ¡Gracias!
Attention Seniors - A Senior Obligations List has been posted outside the Main Office and the Student Activities Office. Please check if your ID number is on the list and clear up any owed fees ASAP.
Attention all girls interested in playing volleyball. If you want to play Volleyball in a summer camp, league or try out for the Volleyball Team this fall, please, join us for a short meeting Tuesday, May 22nd, at 7:45AM in room 129.
ATTENTION SENIORS: Graduation is quickly approaching. You will need to clear all obligation fees before the Cap and Gown distribution on Thursday, 5/24th. Stop by the Student Activity Office and see if you ID is posted on the "Senior Obligation List" posted.
Congrats to the Girls Track & Field team for an amazing season and a special thank you to the seniors that have made a lasting impression on the team. This past weekend at the IHSA State Track & Field meet the Knights placed 5 events in the top 20 in State.
The 4x800meter relay of Skoufos, Olsen, Kitzmiller, and O'Grady placed 12th.
The 4x200meter relay of Walsh, Berman, Kowalczuk, Sherwood placed 11th.
The 4x400meter relay of Skoufos, Barbaric, Valentini, and Olsen placed 18th.
Annie Walsh placed 16th in the 100meter dash and 28th int he 200meter dash.
Ellen Sherwood placed 18th in the Long jump.
Dream big and let's get ready for next year. GO KNIGHTS!!
Varsity Soccer lost a heartbreaker on Friday in the regional championship to Evanston 1-0. Evanston scored the lone goal in the second overtime to earn the victory. It was an amazing effort and game. Congrats Varsity Soccer on a terrific season.