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Please join us on August 31 for our Open House.  The presentation starts at 6:00 PM and the class rotations begin at 6:30. 

Friday, September 2, is a Late Start.  School begins at 9:45 AM.

Evan Jager won a silver medal in the 3000 meter steeplechase in the 2016 Olympics.

Required Health Documentation

Thank you to all of you who have submitted the required health documents and completed physical forms for the 2016/2017 school year!

As a reminder:

  • All students entering 9th grade are required to have a current physical examination completed on the approved Illinois Department of Public Health Form. A current physical is defined as having been completed on August 1, 2015 or later.
    There will be an onsite clinic sponsored by Greater Elgin Family Care Center at Jacobs High School on August 3rd, 2016. Appointments are available from 9 am until 4 pm by calling (847)551-8371. Physicals are available for $25, with Medicaid being accepted as well. Immunizations will not be available at this event.
  • All students entering 12th grade must show proof of receiving two doses of meningococcal vaccine (meningitis) unless the first dose was given after the age of 16, then only one dose is required.

Students MUST submit the proper documentation in order to attend classes on the first day.

Additional information regarding the health requirements for school entry is available at the District 300 Health Services website at

Fall Athletic Registration
Fall Athletic Registration for Jacobs High School will open on July 11th online. Registration will be available at
Additional information about Jacobs Athletics and Activities can be found online at

Need to purchase gym uniforms, a gym lock, yearbooks, or an activity pass?  Click here for a step by step directions to purchase these optional items online.

Monday, August 8th, Juniors and Seniors may pick up their books.

Wednesday, August 10th, Sophomores and anyone else who may pick up their books.


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Content Building

Jacobs families,

The Jacobs High School English Department is dedicated to increasing appreciation, independence, and critical thinking while reading.  Therefore, your child will be responsible for completing a summer reading assignment. The purpose of this assignment is to encourage skill retention and to prepare students for the rigor of the upcoming school year. 

Your child is required to read the novel listed for the English course that he/she will be enrolled in this fall. 

For all classes, your child's comprehension and analysis of the novel will be evaluated through an assignment due on the first day of school.

Summer reading assignments will be distributed during the...

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Algonquin, IL 60102
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