Thursday, September 12, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 6:12 p.m.
Featured image: Proviso West High School. | Courtesy: District 209
Proviso Township High Schools District 209 is mourning the loss of a Proviso West High School student, according to a statement released by Proviso West Principal Nia Abdullah.
According to the statement, the student died on Sept. 11. The district has provided a crisis team and counselors for students at West that will be available for the remainder of the week, Abdullah explained. The statement did not go into details about the circumstances of the death.
When reached for comment on Thursday evening, Cynthia Moreno, D209’s communications director, said that the student died after an undisclosed medical emergency.
“The student was treated immediately and transported to the hospital,” she said. VFP