My daughter loves Parkland! I do not like the fact that she is pulled out of her core classes once a week for band and once a week for chorus. My daughter gives up her study hall to take these classes on a regular basis. This should be something that is done after school. My daughter is missing valuable math, science, Language Arts, etc...for extra singing and extra practice in band. It is unacceptable. I cannot believe that the administration even considers this a proper option.
This school has great teachers. My child has learned a lot at parkland. They have extra classes they teach you different languages; music , and art. Things like that. This is trully a great school
I have had three children attend Parkland and so far the two of them are doing awesome, with the education they have received. I moved here from another very good school district and frankly I was a little worried about the quality of the education here in McHenry. My daughter just graduated college with honors and did very well in High school and my son is also doing very good. I feel that says it all. My youngest attends Parkland now and even through the hard times that school districts are dealing with, she seems to have teachers who have a great outlook and are still making education fun! I think thats great. She is involved in band, art, chorus and sports she is pretty active with school.
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