By Thursday, October 17th: Please have all students register via the FOR STUDENTS tab. (This is first come, first serve so please have students fill out asap).
PLEASE HAVE STUDENTS FILL OUT THE STRIVESCAN INFORMATION BEFORE THE EVENT (it's on the FOR STUDENTS tab)
PREP: Please make sure students have a portfolio of 5-25 pieces ready to go (actual pieces or on iPads), they dress professionally, and take notes/ask questions of college reps.
DROP-OFF/ARRIVAL: Please arrive no later than 8:20am. Please have buses drop you off by the MAIN ENTRANCE. We will have a staff member or NAHS student meet you there to take you to the auditorium. We will have name tags for you and EVERYONE must wear a name tag for the entire day for security reasons. Please tell your bus driver to park on Austin for the day.
UPON ARRIVAL: Students will also be using StriveScan to register with the schools so please make sure they have a charged phone and charger with them (they will have a WiFi password for the day). There will be a brief overview of the day beginning at 8:30am.
ADDRESS: Niles West High School, 5701 Oakton Ave., Skokie, IL 60077 (Doors 24A)
LUNCH: For teachers and students will be from 11:30-12:15. Lunch will be catered for teachers and students MUST bring their own lunch. Pizza will not be provided this year.
DUTIES: Each teacher will be assigned a duty. CLICK HERE TO SEE YOUR ASSIGNED DUTY. We ask that you help with your task to make sure things run smoothly and on time. If you are not assigned a duty at a particular time, we ask that you encourage your students to go get portfolio reviews and attend college presentations. If one of your students is just sitting around doing nothing, please tell them to go sit in on a college presentation.
Please let John Zilewicz (, 708-612-1273) or Deanna Sortino (, 708-655-2324) know if you need anything or are running late for the event. We can't wait to see you at our event!