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Incoming Freshman Information


2020-2021 Opening Days Schedule

Please open the following link for detailed information and schedules for ALL grade levels including Special Education, and the Transition Program.

Opening Days Schedule 2020-2021



Freshman Information for the Start of School

Sent 8/14/20 via email and text

The staff at Maine East have been working hard to prepare for the start of your high school career next week. Regardless of whether you are going to come to the building for some In-Person learning or start fully virtual from home, we have a week planned to help pave the way for your success and to help you learn more about the opportunities that exist here at Maine East!

Freshman Orientation Letter and Schedules for Students and Parents/Guardians


Maine East Self-Certification and Safety for Freshman Orientation Week 

This message is to offer some added safety details for our opening week as we welcome freshmen to the Maine East family! 

Freshman Orientation Week_Self-Certification and Safety Guidelines

Maine East Class of 2024

All of us here at Maine East High School are already looking forward to welcoming the freshmen who will join us in August of 2020: The Class of 2024.

This web page will serve as a platform and repository for information important to incoming freshmen and their parents. Check back occasionally for new documents and information.

Here, for parents and students, are the links and information from the following events.

Parent Tours of Maine East High School – 10/29/19 and 11/8/19 – 7:30-8:30 AM

  • Tours are for parents who are brand new to Maine East High School
  • Please RSVP to Louise DeBoor at 847-692-8520 or [email protected]

Incoming Freshman Orientation-Kickoff Night for Parents & Students – 12/5/19 – 6:30-8:00 PM 


Below are links to letters being mailed out to families that have an 8th grade student that is planning on attending Maine East HS next year. These letters are being sent out in late December. The mailings will also include student specific recommendations for core courses based on your student’s MAP scores and current course placement in 8th grade.