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Barrington High Chess Team Takes 2nd place at State

BHS takes 2nd place at State - Barrington, IL - Barrington chess is a testament to the power of having high expectations for its youth.

Certified Police Officer Job - Barrington Police Department (IL) - Barrington, Illinois  Police News

The Barrington Police Department is seeking experienced police officers to join our team.** The Village of Barrington is a retail, commercial, and.

Barrington High School gets national recognition from Apple  Chicago Daily Herald

Apple Inc. has named Barrington High School an Apple Distinguished School for 2018-21 in recognition of its One to World initiative, which provides all students ...

Barrington High School to replace stadium scoreboard with larger, high-definition screen  Chicago Tribune

The main scoreboard at the Barrington High School football stadium is being replaced with a larger, higher quality one thanks to donations from area businesses ...

Barrington HS boys wrestling honors team manager with special needs  WLS-TV

During senior night at Barrington High School, the boys wrestling team honored their team manager, who has special needs.

Images: Barrington High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

See images from the Barrington High School graduation on Friday, June 1, at Willow Creek Church in South Barrington.

Volunteer program helps Barrington High School students learn value of giving back  Chicago Tribune

The Barrington High School Student Volunteer Program has been connecting students, who are interested in volunteering, with area nonprofits since 1994.

Start time changes get positive reviews in Barrington schools  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington Area Unit District 220's shift in start times last year received mostly positive reviews from parents, students and teachers, according to a survey ...

District 220 approves renovations for building to become new headquarters in Barrington  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington Area Unit District 220 board members have agreed to pay up to $1.7 million to renovate an office building for a new administration headquarters.

Barrington High sweethearts to remember school on wedding day  Chicago Daily Herald

Two Barrington High School sweethearts won't forget their former campus when it comes to their wedding day Saturday, Sept. 15.

Barrington High graduate receives awards at southern Illinois pageant  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington High School raduate Brittany Albrecht won several awards as part of a solid performance at at a recent pageant in southern Illinois.

Barrington School District 220 unveils comprehensive 'Safety Week' for students, families  Chicago Tribune

Barrington School District 220 officials unveiled a new approach to addressing students' safety, recently rolling out a “Safety Week” for the first time.

District 220 expresses thanks to Barrington Children's Charities  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington Area Unit District 220 officials recently honored a nonprofit organization that provides backpacks filled with necessities and other assistance to ...

Barrington High School dedicates lab for nursing program  Chicago Daily Herald

Students, supporters and alumni of Barrington High School gathered Thursday evening for the dedication of a new health sciences lab intended to eliminate ...

Barrington dumps Oswego East to move on  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington defeated Oswego East 23-14 in a Class 8A football playoff game Saturday night.

Life of Barrington student killed in crash will be celebrated with walk Sunday  Chicago Daily Herald

Friends and family will host an inaugural walk this weekend to remember an 18-year-old Barrington High School student who died last year in a crash blamed ...

Barrington High School athlete 'loved by everyone,' teammates, coaches say  Chicago Daily Herald

Luke Harrod Hutson, 18, of Barrington, who played on the Barrington High School varsity football and hockey teams, was killed in an accident July 5 while he ...

Heres The Best School District In Illinois: Report

Best School District In Illinois - Barrington, IL - A new report from 24/7 Wall St. has ranked the best school district in every state. See if you agree.

Barrington School District 220 considers referendum to cover building projects in new plan  Chicago Tribune

As they begin to define the costs associated with a new plan to renovate school buildings, board members at Barrington School District 220 recently said they're ...

Conant knocks off Barrington  Chicago Daily Herald

Highs and lows. Most every football team regardless of level experiences those things during the course of a season. For both Barrington and Conant the story ...

Tony winner's success 'not a shock' back home in Barrington  Chicago Daily Herald

Katrina Lenk -- who Sunday night won the Tony Award for leading actress in a musical -- showed potential greatness even as a teenager at Barrington High ...

Barrington raises age to purchase tobacco, vaping products  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington village board members Monday night approved raising the minimum age for buying tobacco and vaping products such as electronic cigarettes to 21 ...

Barrington students call for gun control as tension escalates between counter-protesters, walkout participants  Chicago Tribune

Walking shoulder to shoulder, more than 500 students from Barrington High School walked out of school and into a cold with a purpose in mind.

Homewood-Flossmoor ends Barrington's season  Chicago Daily Herald

Homewood-Flossmoor's stifling defense put an end to Barrington's football season Saturday. The Vikings (10-1) limited Barrington to just 2 first downs until late ...

Barrington Man Dies While Snowboarding With Friends

Man Dies While Snowboarding With Friends - Barrington, IL - Derek Harms, a graduate of Barrington High School, died from multiple blunt force trauma injuries ...

Renowned fashion designer returns to Barrington  Chicago Daily Herald

Renowned fashion designer Cynthia Rowley returned to her home town of Barrington, which honored its favorite daughter with a weeklong salute that ...

Apple picks Barrington High School for research project  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington High School is among a select few in the country that'll be part of an Apple Inc. technology research project next year.

Darlington, Barrington pass up Maine S.  Chicago Daily Herald

Eric Darlington's first-ever pass to Tim Lowe ended up as the eventual winning touchdown as Barrington stunned perennial state power Maine South 26-23 on ...

Dist. 220 boss says relocated central office won't be 'glitz and glamour'  Chicago Daily Herald

Cost is expected to be an issue when Barrington Area Unit District 220 board members address spending up to $1 million on interior renovations of a building ...

Barrington becomes latest Lake County village to raise purchasing age of tobacco products to 21  Chicago Tribune

Looking to curb teen smoking within their borders, Barrington officials recently increased the purchasing age for cigarettes and other tobacco products from 18 to ...

Get smart: 25 best public high schools in Illinois - 2018  Herald & Review

Curious as to which public high schools are the best in our state? We've compiled a list of the top 25, and a Central Illinois school is on the list!

Barrington's Smith drives her way to Wake Forest  Chicago Daily Herald

The minute she saw the Wake Forest campus for the first time, Caroline Smith knew it was as perfect for her as one of her crushing drives straight down the ...

Route 59 crash kills Barrington High School student  Chicago Daily Herald

A 14-year-old Barrington High School student was killed Sunday when the car she was riding in veered into oncoming traffic along Route 59 in South Barrington ...

Retiring teacher who dropped out of Barrington High School to address Class of 2017  Chicago Tribune

On a recent day, weeks before Barrington High School's graduation ceremony, commencement speaker and teacher Bill Palmer paused and pointed to a red ...

Girls volleyball: Barrington takes share of MSL West lead  Chicago Daily Herald

Playing at home on Thursday night, Barrington's girls volleyball team found a new home in the Mid-Suburban League West standings. The Fillies now share first ...

Barrington's Barreiro to take her place in IBCA Hall of Fame  Chicago Daily Herald

Get ready to add another Mid-Suburban League girls basketball coach to the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. This May, the IBCA will ...

Dist. 220 discussing requiring students to wear IDs on campus  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington Area Unit District 220 officials are discussing the idea of requiring all high school students to wear identification badges during the academic day as a ...

Barrington High girls in 'misconstrued' KKK photo sue school for defamation  Chicago Tribune

Six Barrington High School students who appeared in a photo labeled "KKK" that caused a social media firestorm have sued the district, saying their free speech ...

Barrington High grad brings debut film home  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington High School grad Scott Perlman is returning to his hometown this weekend to show his debut feature film at the village's Catlow Theater.

Girls golf: Barrington sends Schoeck into retirement with another 2nd  Chicago Daily Herald

Hall of Famer Jodi Schoeck left the state finals in Decatur as the Barrington girls golf coach for the final time on Saturday. And the retiring 32-year veteran ...

Prospect's Fleming will take her golf talents to Oakland U.  Chicago Daily Herald

Four-time Mid-Suburban League all-conference selection Emily Fleming, a senior at Prospect High School, has signed a letter of intent to play girls golf at ...

Barrington college student who died in snowboarding accident remembered for love of outdoors, life  Chicago Tribune

A 20-year-old college student from Barrington who died in a snowboarding accident in Minnesota is being remembered as a “wonderful, vibrant young man who ...

Scouting Barrington: Plenty of new voices for Broncos  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington has had terrific quarterback play in recent season and hopes to get more of the same this fall from Tommy Fitzpatrick.

14-year-old Barrington student dies in two-vehicle crash: police  Chicago Tribune

A 14-year-old freshman at Barrington High School died in a car crash Sunday in South Barrington, authorities said.

Girls volleyball: Barrington, Fremd still tied in MSL West  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's girls volleyball team drew to within one win of playing in the Mid-Suburban League girls volleyball championship match for the first time since 2013.

Shout Out: Ron Johnson, whose photos are on display at Barrington Area Library  Chicago Tribune

A retired firefighter who lives in Barrington Hills, Ron Johnson took up photography as an adult and now has his own exhibit at the Barrington Area Library.

Barrington chamber celebrates 50th anniversary at gala  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce had plenty to celebrate at its annual dinner and scholarship fundraiser Thursday night.

Three Barrington Hills estates featured in Barrington Garden Fair and Marketplace  Chicago Daily Herald

One of the area's largest garden tours returns Friday and Saturday, June 15-16, offering the chance to see three private gardens in Barrington Hills, participate in ...

Troopers Processional To Snarl Traffic Near Willow Creek Friday  Barrington, IL Patch

State Trooper Funeral To Snarl Traffic Near Willow - Barrington, IL - Illinois State Trooper Christopher Lambert died on Jan. 12. His funeral will be held Friday at ...

Barrington Man Charged In $16 Million Postal Fraud

Barrington Man Charged In $16 Million Postal Fraud - Barrington, IL - Three men conspired to pocket millions in postal payments while faking postal stamps, ...

District 220 headquarters may move late this year or early 2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington Area Unit District 220 administration employees are expected to move into a building that will become the new headquarters later than initially ...

Girls cross country: Barrington's Fitzpatrick champ at Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington sophomore Molly Fitzpatrick won the individual title and Lyons Township was the team champion Saturday at the Palatine girls cross country invite.

Girls volleyball: Barrington flourishes start to finish  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's girls volleyball team broke out on top in each set on Thursday night against visiting Schaumburg and never relinquished the leads en route to a ...

Baseball: Barrington manages to top Conant in 8  Chicago Daily Herald

Pat Wire has won 140 games as baseball coach at Barrington. And according to Wire, Wednesday's 5-4, 8-inning win over Conant in Hoffman Estates ranks ...

Neighbors Fly Rainbow Flags After Couples Pride Flag Stolen  Barrington, IL Patch

Gay Couple's LGBT Flag Replaced With American Flag - Barrington, IL - Neighbors of a Barrington couple did this after finding out the pair's rainbow pride flag ...

Barrington High Senior Dies In Barrington Hills Crash

Barrington High Senior Dies in Crash - Barrington, IL - A 21-year-old Rolling Hills man and a 16-year-old Barrington girl were also injured in the one-car crash.

District 214 schools move to end Mandarin language program, bucking national trend  Chicago Tribune

Mandarin language programs are being phased out at Hersey and Buffalo Grove high schools, a move that goes against a national trend.

Softball: Barrington gets No. 800 for Peterson  Chicago Daily Herald

Last spring, St. Joseph-Ogden softball coach Randy Wolken won his 1000th game and Elk Grove's Ken Grams won his 900th. On Friday at the Fields of Dreams ...

Barrington's White House announces Spring lineup of music, culture  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's White House has announced its spring season of events beginning in February. From its new humanities series to the ongoing Third Thursdays "Art ...

Girls swimming: Barrington repeats as Lake County champ  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's girls swimming team repeated as Lake County Invitational Saturday, while Vernon Hills finished second.

Student with gun, ammunition arrested at Barrington High School  Chicago Tribune

Student charged after police say an unloaded gun and ammunition was brought to Barrington High School in suburban Chicago.

Fremd holds off Barrington, Palatine  Chicago Daily Herald

Fremd, Barrington and Palatine all have a strong history in girls gymnastics. So it was no wonder that a near capacity crowd was on hand Thursday at Barrington ...

Girls golf: Barrington, Prospect roll to MSL wins  Chicago Daily Herald

The Mid-Suburban League girls golf season got underway on Tuesday afternoon and the East and West divisional favorites each pulled out their first two wins.

Barrington High School graduate suffers fatal head injury at University of Illinois  Chicago Tribune

A 2013 graduate of Barrington High School died Wednesday from a traumatic head injury in downstate Urbana, according to the Champaign County coroner.

Sanchez, Keegan earn accolades from Chicago Bears  Chicago Daily Herald

The Chicago Bears announced Friday that Joe Sanchez of Barrington been named the Chicago Bears High School Coach of the Week for Week 3 and lineman ...

Girls golf: Barrington's MSL title fitting for retiring Schoeck  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington carded a 293 to top Prospect (329) for a fourth straight and 14th overall Mid-Suburbal League girls golf title under retiring coach Jodi Schoeck.

Barrington High students showcase innovation, entrepreneurship  Chicago Daily Herald

Projects from Barrington High School's engineering and mobile apps programs were on display at the inaugural innovation showcase Tuesday night leading ...

Girls tennis: Barrington dominates at Jacobs  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington rolled to the championship of the Jacobs sectional Saturday.

2 mumps cases confirmed at Barrington High School  WLS-TV

A second case of mumps has been confirmed at Barrington High School, this time in an adult employee.

Boys volleyball: Glenbard West shows Barrington it learned lesson  Chicago Daily Herald

Glenbard West's boys volleyball team looked back to move ahead. A month ago the Hilltoppers took the last of their three losses to Barrington. Opening the state ...

Barrington High's Baseball Big League Bash a home run  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington High School Baseball Booster Club held its annual fundraiser, "BHS Baseball Big League Bash," March 11 at Pinstripes in South Barrington.

Boys soccer: Barrington shuts out Elk Grove  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's boys soccer team shut out Elk Grove Thursday night at Robert Haskell Stadium with a dominating first half offensive performance led by Niko ...

Girls golf: Barrington takes third place  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's girls golf team started its season on Thursday with a third-place finish in its own invite at the Bonnie-Dundee Golf Course in Carpentersville.

Barrington rolling out red carpet for hometown fashion star Cynthia Rowley  Chicago Daily Herald

If you're a fan of fashion, chances are you've seen some of famed designer Cynthia Rowley's work on the red carpet and her appearances on shows such as ...

Teen Walking Along Road Dies In South Barrington Collision  Barrington, IL Patch

Teen Walking Along Road Dies - Barrington, IL - The 18-year-old man has been identified as Jake Brummitt of Mount Prospect.

'He was a huge life force,' says mom of college student from Barrington killed in Minnesota snowboarding accident  Chicago Tribune

The mother of Derek Harms, a college student killed in a snowboarding accident in Minnesota, called him a "huge life force."

Carmel on top of its game at Galatte Invite  Chicago Daily Herald

Carmel Catholic's girls gymnastics team won the Al Galatte Invite at Rolling Meadows Saturday.

Day care programs adjust as later start times take effect at Barrington School District 220  Chicago Tribune

Barrington School District 220 officials remain flexible to changes as they begin later school start times, while some anticipate effects on after-school programs.

Boys lacrosse: South Elgin downs Barrington for sectional crown  Chicago Daily Herald

South Elgin defeated Barrington 14-3 Friday in the championship game of the Huntley boys lacrosse sectional.

Photo of Barrington students labeled 'KKK' sparks protest, claims of racism  Chicago Tribune

The photo exploded the moment it hit the internet: Eight white high school girls, each wearing a white shirt, grin for the camera as some raise their hands to form ...

Girls bowling: Scouting the Mid-Suburban League  Chicago Daily Herald

In Mid-Suburban League East girls bowling this season, Buffalo Grove has only one senior (Maddie Schanke), but will return three players with varsity ...

District 220 Approves Later Start Times: Whats Next?

Barrington, IL - ​High school and middle school students will start later next school year and elementary school students will start an hour earlier.

More Security At Barrington High School After Ex-Student Arrested For Threats  CBS Local

CHICAGO (CBS) — A teenager's alleged threats of violence at Barrington High School have prompted police to step up security at the school on Wednesday.

Open season in the Mid-Suburban West  Chicago Daily Herald

This year's football race in the Mid-Suburban West figures to be well worth watching, as parity among the schools and unproven talent makes for an ...

Boys golf: Scaletta, Barrington capture regional crowns  Chicago Daily Herald

Led by a medalist round of 71 from Dominic Scaletta, Barrington's boys golf team won its own regional championship Tuesday at Makray Memorial.

Barrington, Libertyville marching bands representing suburbs in London  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington and Libertyville high schools are continuing what's become a tradition of suburban marching band appearances in the London New Year's Day ...

Man Was Driving 93 MPH in Crash That Killed Barrington High Student: Authorities

Man Charged in Crash That Killed Teen - Barrington, IL - Matthew Zeek of Rolling Meadows has been charged with reckless homicide. Zeek was the driver in a ...

Boys swimming: Stevenson claims Lake County championship  Chicago Daily Herald

Stevenson scored 505 points to claim the Lake County boys swimming meet championship Saturday.

Murray nets 23 as Elk Grove stops Buffalo Grove  Chicago Daily Herald

Junior guard Megan Murray fired home a game-high 23 points with three 3-pointers to help lift Elk Grove's girls basketall team past visiting Buffalo Grove 46-43 ...

Emotional Video Shows Barrington High Students With Down Syndrome Picked as Homecoming King, Queen

Barrington, IL - Talia Kotel and Matt Rodgers have been selected as the 2016 Homecoming King and Queen for Barrington High School.

Country star Brad Paisley surprises Barrington HS grads  WLS-TV

A suburban high school got a big graduation surprise from one of country music's hottest stars.

Boys lacrosse: Energetic Warren edges out Barrington  Chicago Daily Herald

Enthusiasm was an asset as Warren's boys lacrosse team edged visiting Barrington 10-9 on Thursday.

Girls swimming: Previewing the Stevenson, Downers North sectionals  Chicago Daily Herald

The IHSA girls swimming sectionals on Saturday allow for advancement into the state meet either by winning an event or by posting times within the IHSA ...

District 220 pushes back high, middle school start times  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington High School students will begin their school day 70 minutes later next year under a schedule approved by the Barrington Area Unit School District ...

Barrington High students drop lawsuit over controversial photo  Chicago Daily Herald

An attorney for six Barrington High School students has dropped a federal defamation lawsuit contending they were unconstitutionally disciplined after some of ...

Barrington student, 10, dies of flu complications: officials  Chicago Tribune

A 10-year-old student from Grove Avenue Elementary School in Barrington died of a rare complication from the flu, officials said.

Girls soccer: Barrington blanks St. Charles North  Chicago Daily Herald

On a dramatic night for the home team, Barrington refused to give in to top-ranked St. Charles North. The Fillies ended the North Stars' undefeated season and ...

Barrington High surprises first student selected to play in U.S. Special Olympics games  Chicago Tribune

Bobby Hager is the first student from Barrington High School selected to participate in the Special Olympics USA Games.

Girls volleyball: Prospect advances to regional final  Chicago Daily Herald

Prospect's girls volleyball team, seeded No. 10, posted a 25-17, 27-18 triumph over No. 7 Niles West on Tuesday night in their Wolves' own Class 4A regional ...

Girls volleyball: Previewing the Mid-Suburban League championship  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's a look at Wednesday night's Mid-Suburban League girls volleyball championship between Barrington and Buffalo Grove.

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