OF ARLINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
High School in Arlington Heights, Illinois closed in
was Arlington High School?
Arlington High School was the original Arlington Heights
High School in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Arlington High
School used to serve students in Arlington Heights, Illinois
at 502 West Euclid Avenue. More information about the
building history can be found at Arlingtoncards.com/archives/thebuilding.
did Arlington High School close?
Arlington High School was the flagship school for
which served students in Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove,
Elk Grove, Mount Prospect, Prospect Heights, Rolling Meadows
and Wheeling. District
had budget concerns with declining enrollment. The district
board members decided to close two schools. Both of the
schools that were closed were in Arlington Heights:
Arlington High School and Forest View High School.
there any historical articles or memorials to Arlington High
The Arlington High School building still exists and the
building is occupied by Christian
-- the second owners of the building in 1984 (purchase
price: $1.51 million). Many items related to Arlington High
School are in storage at Arlington
Heights Historical Museum.
Many items, such as trophies and 'Hall of Fame' photographs
are owned by former students and teachers and dispersed
around the world. The Arlingtoncards.com
website has many pictures and historical information about
Arlington High School. There is also an informative website
with information on Arlington High School at
there any other high schools remaining in Arlington
Arlington High School was the first high school in Arlington
Hersey High School
remains in Arlington Heights and St.
remains in Arlington Heights. Christian
has high school age students, but it includes younger grades
Arlington High School ever open again?
It is not likely that Arlington High School will ever open
again. There are rumors that District 214 secretly offered
to buy the original Arlington High School back from
Christian Liberty Academy and that Christian Liberty Academy
declined the offer. These rumors have not been confirmed,
but shortly after the offer was alleged to have taken place,
school board voted to go ahead with upgrades to its
remaining high schools at a cost of over $100 million.
was the Arlington High School mascot and school colors?
The Arlington High School mascot was the cardinal and the
school colors were red and white.
High School football helmet logo.
High School booster club logo.
High School athletic award certificate
High School Grace Gym painting left of
was the name of the Arlington High School newspaper?
The school paper for Arlington High School was called 'The
was the name of the Arlington High School yearbook?
The yearbook title for Arlington High School was
Arlington High School still have class reunions or
Arlington High School still has individual class reunions
and occasional homecomings. Information about these events
can be found at Arlingtoncards.com/reunions,
and the Daily
Herald reunion page.
* The original name of Arlington High School was Arlington
Heights Township High School.