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This weekend the Varsity Football team will travel to Lane Tech High School to take on Lincoln Park High School in the opening round of IHSA Playoffs.  Tickets will only be sold at the gate for $5.00.  No Passes will be allowed.

Parking for this event will be for the scheduled time of the game only.  Cars that are left in the parking lot after the game will be towed. 

District 300 has a food pantry to help support our local families.  For more information on how to apply click here for english or here for spanish.  For more information on hours click here for english or here for spanish.

Attention Students, Parents & Alumni—

The 2015-2016 yearbooks are here! Distribution day is Wednesday, October 26th. Books will be handed out at the following times:

  • During all lunch periods in the commons
  • And from 5-7PM in the athletic entrance

*These are only pre-purchased yearbooks. We are NOT selling yearbooks.

*You must have a photo ID to pick up your yearbook and you may pick up for someone else as long as you have a note of permission from that person’s parents.



Halloween Dress Up Day is a privilege afforded to the students of Jacobs High School. In keeping with school dress code, costumes must adhere to the district dress code and the following guidelines.

  • Costume should not discriminate against any group regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation or special needs.
  • Costumes should be positive and avoid anything that reflects violence or violent acts.
  • Weapons or facsimile (look alike) weapons of any type are not allowed on school grounds.
  • The school dress code and its guidelines must be adhered to at all times.  You may view the district dress code for more specific information. Click here for more information.
  • Your costume must allow you to sit in your seat at your normal desk and fully participate in your teacher’s classroom instruction.
  • Full face masks, covers or hoods that cover your face are not permitted.
  • Face painting and colorant on the face are not permitted.
  • Due to the recent attention placed on c lowns in the media, please be sensitive to how these costumes might alarm younger children, special needs students, and other members in the community.

On Wednesday October 19, Freshman and Juniors will be taking the PSAT-9 and the PSAT/NMSQT.  Students will start taking the test at 7:30 AM.  Sophmores and Seniors will not be in attendance this day.

Congratulations to all of our students who earned a 30 or higher on the ACT and our AP Scholars.

On October 12, Jacobs High School will be hosting an event that will discuss adminssion process and tips on completing college applications.  Their will be representatives from Northern Illinois University, Illinois Wesleyan University, University of Illinois Springfield.  Avid student presententation starts at 6:00-6:30 and will be open to all junior and seniors from 6:30-7:30.


Content Building
Phone: 847.532.6100
Fax: 847.532.6115
Jacobs High School
2601 Bunker Hill Drive
Algonquin, IL 60102
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