CHROMEBOOKS AND CHARGERS:
July 12 -30 – Viking Academy
July 12 – 14 – Senior Pictures for class of ‘22
August 13 – Computer Skills Test
August 16 – New Student Night
August 17 – Freshmen first day of school.
August 18 – First day of school for all students
August 21 – Challenged to Ride
August 25 – Underclassmen Pictures
September 2 – Back to School Night
September 6 – Labor Day/No School
September 22 and 24 – Senior retakes
SUMMER OFFICE HOURS: The office will be open from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
REPORT CARDS AND DIPLOMAS: Report cards are available online through the Family Portal. Packets for the graduates are available to be picked up in the office. These packets will contain their signed diploma and an unofficial copy of their transcript.
2021-2022 CLASS SCHEDULES: Copies of schedules are available to view via your Family Portal. If you have questions regarding your student’s schedule, please contact their counselor. Students whose last names begin with A – K should contact Mrs. Benes at firstname.lastname@example.org. Students whose last names begin with L – Z should contact Mr. Zandstra at email@example.com.
VIKING ACADEMY: Illiana’s Viking Academy, a summer camp program for students of all ages, will take place July 12 -30. We will offer various academic and athletic camps for three weeks in July. Camps include but are not limited to the following: Drama, Space Science & Engineering, Fishing, Painting, Cooking/Baking, various sports camps and more! To register go to the form on our website.
PARKING FOR 2021-2022: For identification purposes, all student drivers must display a parking tag in their car. There is still time to sign up, please do so before August 7. The $20 fee will be billed with tuition. Please carefully read, complete and submit the form. The parking tags will be distributed in homeroom on the first day of school.
FINAL TRANSCRIPTS FOR GRADUATES: For graduates continuing their education via college, you will need to send your final transcript to the college you decided to attend. This is YOUR responsibility, not Illiana’s, and you can take care of it by ordering your transcript through Parchment here. If you have not yet set up your Parchment account or you need assistance, please contact David Boer, firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHALLENGED TO RIDE: We’re hosting our annual bike ride event “Challenged to Ride” again! August 21, 2021. All proceeds will benefit our Student Services department here at ICHS. This year we’re adding a Disc Golf tournament that will be held on Illiana’s campus. Bikes, Discs, family fun! Come one, come all! Tune into our social media channels for more details. Questions? email@example.com or 219-558-7066 x 22
FALL 2021 WASHINGTON D.C. SENIOR CLASS TRIP: The dates for the trip will be October 19 – 23, 2021. The fee of $670 is due on September 15. More information will be shared as it becomes available. Please do not pay early, and do not combine payment with a tuition payment. Payment should be given to homeroom teachers for accurate record keeping.
SENIOR PICTURES: Class of 2022 should note that senior pictures will be taken July 12-14. HR Imaging has provided brochures containing instructions and a link to schedule an appointment. Contact HR Imaging at 815-433-1766 if you have any questions. Retakes will be September 22 and 24. Please note: while the purchase of a photo package is not necessary, ALL seniors must be photographed by HR Imaging in order to appear in the 2022 Spire (yearbook). Those students attending the youth conference in July may schedule their appointments for the September dates.
FROM THE ADMISSIONS OFFICE:
CURRENT ILLIANA FAMILIES! Do you have an incoming freshman? If the answer is yes, and you haven’t done so already, NOW is time to fill out Illiana’s admission application. All incoming freshmen are required to fill out the online application and enrollment packet. Class schedules are being created so please complete the admissions process and select courses as soon as possible.
HOST FAMILIES FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: At this time, we are seeking families interested in hosting an international student for this coming summer and the 2021-2022 academic year. We are thankful for the opportunity to welcome students into our community for an academic year and in some cases, an entire high school career. Please prayerfully consider being a host family for the upcoming academic year. Contact Jenna Dutton for more information. Host families receive a stipend that covers the cost of tuition for one of their own children, plus an additional summer stipend.
BUS SIGN UPS: The 2021 – 2022 bus registration link is open if your student will need bus transportation next school year, please take a moment to register them. There is transportation from South Holland, Lansing, and Highland. The bus registration fee for next year is $215 and will be billed on your August tuition statement. Contact Duane Kamstra with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FROM THE BUSINESS OFFICE:
2021 – 2022 TUITION, GRANTS, and EFT:
The tuition rate is $10,945.00, a $100 enrollment fee credit will be reflected on your August tuition statement.
SPORTS PHYSICALS: : All students participating in sports must register on Final Forms. All athletes must be registered BEFORE tryouts begin. If you have questions, contact Bonnie Trepton at 219-558-7066 ext. 24, or email@example.com.