Class of 2020


This page is full of important dates and information for the class of 2020.

pdf-155498_960_720Careers 2020 Presentation

pdf-155498_960_720Core Academic Placement Presentation

pdf-155498_960_720 Operations Presentation

Course Selection Day 

Saturday, January 30th. Sign up for Transition ELL and Transition LA this day


Saturday, February 20th 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. No need to sign up. Students can walk in and staff will help them find their room.


Saturday, February 27th 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Summer School Sign Up Begins

Tuesday, March 8th. Sign up online or in person at EGHS. Look on the EGHS web page under Quick Links for more information.

Activities/Athletics Promo Night & Registration opens for 2016 Summer Camps 

Monday, April 4th 7 p.m.

Fee Waiver Day and Proof of Residency Day

Saturday May 14th 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. All families seeking a Fee Waiver must bring 2015 tax documentation. Regardless of Fee Waiver status, ALL families must bring in an original birth certificate and three (3) proofs of residency on this day. 

Physicals and Immunizations due to the nurse

Thursday June 1st. The nurse's office telephone number is (847) 718-4473 and the fax number is (847) 718-4562.


Summer School dates:

First Semester:  June 13 to June 30, 2016  

  • Week 1:  Monday, June 13 to Thursday, June 16, 2016
  • Week 2:  Monday, June 20 to Thursday, June 23, 2016 
  • Week 3:  Monday, June 27 to Thursday, June 30, 2016 

Second Semester:  July 5 to July 22, 2016

  • Week 1:  Tuesday, July 5 to Friday, July 8, 2016
  • Week 2:  Monday, July 11 to Thursday, July 14, 2016
  • Week 3:  Monday, July 18 to Thursday, July 21, 2016 

School Fees Due

June 6th-July 31st. Parents/Guardians must pay fees on the registration site if they did not qualify for a Fee Waiver. You must know your child’s ID#.

Football season starts

Monday, August 8th. All levels of football begin.

Fall sports begin

Wednesday, August 10th. All other fall sports begin: girls volleyball, boys and girls cross country, boys and girls golf, girls swim/dive, boys soccer, girls tennis.

Freshmen Orientation Night for Parents and Students

Wednesday, August 10th 7:00pm-9:00pmStudents receive schedules, lockers, bus routes, and take a tour of the school provided they have paid fees, turned in physicals and proven residency

Freshmen iPad Deployment Day

Thursday, August 11th 8 a.m. to noon. Students either walk their usual route or take the bus to receive their iPads and learn about important school resources. Insurance is available for iPads during the registration/fee payment process.

Monday, August 22nd 8:10 a.m. — First Day of School!