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Four Prairie Crossing students score Carmel scholarships

Four eighth-grade students at Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake scored scholarships to Carmel Catholic High School for high test scores.

Waukegan preschool to reopen Monday

PRESCHOOL: Waukegan’s EPIC preschool on Julian Street will be reopen Monday after being shut down to due issued with plumbing.

School Notes

Grayslake Central High School’s Band Concert will be performed Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m. and Grayslake North High School’s Band Concert will be performed Dec. 14.

School Notes

Improv Playhouse North Suburban Youth Improv Festival will be held Dec. 3 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Oak Grove Middle School in Green Oaks.

School Notes

Grayslake Central High School’s Choir Concert will perform Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. and Grayslake North High School’s Choir Concert will perform Dec. 7

College Notes

The CLC Jazz Ensembles will perform big band jazz holiday music from top arrangers such as Ralph Carmichael and Tom Kubis Dec. 9.

School Notes

“Different is the New Normal,” will air the story of Ariel Small, a senior at Highland Park High School. The film focuses on the stigma of the neurobiological disorder as it loosely follows Ariel’s overcoming of obstacles while busting the misconceptions surrounding Tourette’s. It will air on PBS nationally in May 2012.

College Notes

The most popular version of the most popular book ever printed, the Christian Holy Bible, is the subject of the next Friends of the University Library lecture Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. University of Wisconson-Parkside, 900 Wood Road.

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Harvest Fest, featuring dinner, family activities and a hit movie, will be held Nov. 18 at the College of Lake County in Grayslake.

Dean’s List

The following students were named to the dean’s list:

School Notes

The Grayslake North Marching Knights finished their competitive season this year at the Renegade Regiment MusicFest Marching Competition in Sandwich.

School Notes

Vernon Hills: Westfield shopping centers and the Westfield Family program announced that Vernon Hills High School will receive a $2,500 donation through “Give Back to School.”

College Notes

The free annual Man Up Male Student Success Conference will be held Oct. 19 in the Mainstage Theatre of the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts at the College in Grayslake.

School Notes

Grayslake Community High School District 127 announced that three students have been awarded recognition in the 2011-2012 National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) through the College Board.

School Notes

The National Honor Society of Grayslake Central High School will host a Dog Show in order to raise funds for Save-A-Pet Oct. 4.

The following students were recently graduated from Eastern Illinois University, Charleston.