Twenty Proviso East Students Named To ‘Straight A Club’

Proviso East Principal Dr. Patrick Hardy congratulates a member of the Straight A Club. Left, more members of the club pose for a photo. | Proviso Township High Schools District 209 Wednesday, December 30, 2015 || Originally Published: Proviso Township High School District 209 || 12/11/15 Twenty Proviso East High School students were named to the school’s Straight A Club as a result of earning … Continue reading Twenty Proviso East Students Named To ‘Straight A Club’

Stoked By Victory, New Proviso School Board Majority Lays Out Plans

Monday, April 13, 2015 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || By Dan Haley, Publisher On Saturday, friends and supporters of the Proviso 209 Together slate gathered at the Forest Park home of Claudia Medina to celebrate a political victory, mark what they consider to be the start of a social justice movement in Proviso Township, and sort out the political, social and educational challenges … Continue reading Stoked By Victory, New Proviso School Board Majority Lays Out Plans

D209 Supt. Collins-Hart: Changing Proviso Culture Is A Slow Process

Thursday, August 7, 2014 Originally Published: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 || By Tom Holmes, Forest Park Review Dr. Nettie Collins-Hart, Superintendent of Proviso Township High School District 209, knows all about school desegregation. Her days as a student began in segregated schools in North Carolina, and by the time she graduated from high school, they were integrated. Then as the curriculum director in Topeka during … Continue reading D209 Supt. Collins-Hart: Changing Proviso Culture Is A Slow Process