EPHS News Articles

Chalkboard with dates of Fall 2022 Parent-Teacher Conferences: Nov. 2 & 3

Fall 2022 Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held in person at all District 401 schools on Wednesday, Nov. 2, and Thursday, Nov. 3. Sign up now online via PowerSchool.

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The first day of classes is fast approaching on Wednesday, Aug. 31. Here are a few resources and reminders to help prepare for a successful start to the new school year!

Valedictorian Donell Yu addresses his classmates at the 2022 EPHS graduation ceremony

Led by valedictorian Donell Yu, more than 250 students said farewell to Elmwood Park High School in a ceremony held May 22. Congrats to the newest Tiger alums!

Tiger logo with Academic Honors title

As graduation approached, Elmwood Park High School saluted more than 70 members of the Class of 2022 for their many academic achievements. Great job, Tigers!

Logo of the National Honor Society

As proud family members looked on, the latest group of EPHS inductees entered the ranks of the prestigious National Honor Society in a ceremony held April 27.

The EPHS virtual enterprise firm "Alectrona" will be well represented when the VEI national finals are held in New York City on April 5. Good luck, Tiger entrepreneurs!

"9 to 5" logo

In-person musical theater returns to EPHS with "9 to 5," this year's spring musical. With music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, this is sure to be a show to remember!

West40 logo

Each year West40, a nonprofit educational service center for western Cook County, honors select area students with the SCOTY Award. Here are this year's D401 winners!

Art students Victoriya Osobska, Allison Scheidt, Avery Ali, Amelia Ennis and Michelle Soto gather for a group photo.

Congratulations to the EPHS art students whose work has been selected to compete for top prizes at the 2022 Illinois High School Art Exhibition hosted by Art ConnectED.

EPHS girls volleyball players in action

Nearly 20 athletic camps covering a variety of sports will be offered this summer at EPHS. Regardless of age or sport, there's a camp for just about any student athlete!

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In response to last night's court ruling, District 401 is moving to mask recommended effective today. Check inside for other changes made as a result of the ruling.

EPHS students performs at the school's 2021 Band Winter Concert.

With winter break already here, it's time to look back at District 401's holiday concert season. Check inside for links to each of our winter concert photo galleries!

Student wraps a gift

Thanks to the EPHS chapter of the National Honor Society and the "Adopt A Kid" gift drive, scores of area children will have a brighter holiday season this year.

EPHS Choir members perform at the 2019 Winter Concert.

For the first time two years, District 401 will celebrate the coming winter holiday season with in-person concerts at each of our schools! Check inside for details.

Haley, a senior at EPHS, works on her soccer skills during a recent practice of the District 401 Special Olympics team.

Special Olympics Illinois recently recognized six District 401 student-athletes with first-place honors for their skills at soccer. Congratulations to all who competed!

ILMEA District 1 honorees

The top scholastic music organization in the state has recognized six EPHS students with selection to several of its annual all-star choral performance groups.

Congratulations message to the Illinois State Scholars

Twenty-two members of the EPHS Class of 2022 have been honored for their sustained records of academic excellence by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission.

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Fall 2021 parent-teacher conferences at all District 401 schools will be held Nov. 3 and 4. This year registration will be done via PowerSchool. Check inside for details!

Fall play rehearsal

The 2021 fall play, "She Kills Monsters," was performed Oct. 29-31. Check inside for a pre-opening night Q&A with Director Noah Pligge and Producer Grant McEachern.

EPHS Choir members perform during Kaleidoscope Concert 2021 in the EPHS auditorium.

Showcasing EPHS Choirs and the Marching Tigers, Kaleidoscope '21 kicked off the District's 2021-22 concert season with memorable performances all around!

Powder Puff Game

Tiger fans celebrated Homecoming by turning out in big numbers Wednesday night for Powder Puff match-ups featuring freshmen vs. sophomores and juniors vs. seniors.

EPHS student dressed in camouflage for Camo Day

Homecoming Week got off to a great start with Camo Day, the first of five Spirit Days marking the festivities as EPHS counts down to the Big Game and Big Dance.

Agnes Stankiewicz

Already familiar to students and families from her previous job as EPHS social worker, Ms. Agnes Stankiewicz is now the school's newest dean of students.

Stephanie Dornan

Elmwood Park High School's new AP brings experience at both the high school and middle school levels to her new job, including eight years in Chicago Public Schools.

A District 401 student receives a dose of the Pfizer COVID vaccine.

Positive Health Services in partnership with CCDPH is hosting free COVID-19 vaccination events in August and September for District 401 students 12 years and older.