Warm Your Heart With Laughter & Love at the BGHS Winter Play, Almost Maine

Buffalo Grove High School Theater Arts Program presents Almost Maine by John Cariani. Performances are open to the public and run Thursday through Saturday, December 3-5, 2015. Curtain rises at 7:00 p.m. Tickets cost $5 at the door. Online tickets include a service charge and may be purchased at bghs.d214.org/fine_arts. All seating is general admission. The box office opens 30 minutes before curtain time. Cash and checks are accepted at the door. For current BGHS students presenting their BGHS » Continue Reading

Buffalo Grove High School National Honor Society Chapter Awards Membership to New Inductees

The Buffalo Grove High School Debbie Prezembel chapter of the National Honor Society is pleased to announce this year's inductees. Selection was based on careful consideration of each applicant's scholarship, service, leadership, and character - the four pillars of NHS. The Buffalo Grove High School National Honor Society chapter is named for a former student, Debbie Prezembel. Debbie was an extraordinary student who was actively involved in National Honor Society and the school at large.... » Continue Reading

Buffalo Grove High School Students Awarded AP Scholar Status

Two hundred and eighty four Buffalo Grove High School students have been awarded College Board Advanced Placement Exam recognition. The AP Program recognizes high school students who have demonstrated outstanding college-level achievement through AP courses and exams with the AP Scholar Awards. Each award-winning student receives a certificate, and the award is acknowledged on any AP score report that is sent to colleges. » Continue Reading

Saturday School Offers Students an Environment for Collaboration, Guidance & Support

Saturday School is a service provided by Buffalo Grove High School to help students raise a grade, make up missing work due to absences, or just find a quiet place to complete work. Saturday School meets from 8:30 am to 11:30 am. Students can access the building using Door #1 by the Theater. A small selection of BG staff and National Honor Society tutors are available at Saturday School. Though help at the honors and AP level is not always available, Saturday School can provide an environment fo » Continue Reading

Harper College Promise Scholarship Program

Current District 214 freshmen are the first class eligible for the Harper College Promise Scholarship Program. The Harper College Promise Scholarship offers up to two years free tuition at Harper College for every John Hersey High School student willing to do the things in high school that will make them successful in college and in the workplace, including:         • Maintaining solid grades without repeating classes • Having good attendance • Providing service to the... » Continue Reading


Upcoming Events

Monday, November 30, 2015
Class of 2018 Sophomore Registration
Monday, November 30, 2015
Class of 2018 Sophomore Registration
Monday, November 30, 2015
Class of 2018 Sophomore Registration
Thursday, December 3, 2015
"Ask the College Night" @ FVEC
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Welcome from the Principal

 Mr. Jeff Wardle


Buffalo Grove High School is recognized as a Blue Ribbon High School by the U. S. Department of Education and was named one of the top high schools in the country by U.S. News and World Report and Newsweek magazines. In addition, Chicago magazine most recently named Buffalo Grove as one of the top 20 high schools in Cook County in the state of Illinois. Buffalo Grove is located within a middle-income residential community 28 miles northwest of downtown Chicago 

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