Graduates in the Class of 2021: 566
Valedictorian: Kris Shah
Salutatorian: Jack Italiano
Student Council President: Madelyn Bonkoski
Class President: Ryan Frantik
• Kris Shah, National Merit Finalist, Perfect ACT, Coca-Cola Scholarship, IACAC Scholarship, IHSA Academic All-State
• Matthew Flondro, National Merit Finalist
• ECC graduates: Alaina Bachleda -- Associate of Arts; Natalie Koczwara -- Associate of Science; Rachel Shaikallis -- Associate of Arts.
• Academic Challenge Team State Qualifiers; at state, Kris Shah placed 4th in Chemistry, and Daniyal Rana placed 5th in English. Other team members include Paddy Basovsky, Isha Desai, Ryan Flaskamp, Lindsey Flondro, Matt Flondro, Perry Li, Parin Keerthi, Jacob Knuerr, Aliyah Ogden, Liz Pasetes and Brillina Wang.
• ILMEA All-State Chorus: Brooke Bauman, Brooke Jones, Alex Quast. Honors Chorus: Sydney Olson, Diana Vesselinova
• All-State Vocal Jazz: Jesse Iroanyah, Alyssa Kuphal, Diego Rivera • Band: Joshua Neckar, Allison Schaffer
• Orchestra: Perry Li
• Girls Tennis, Competitive Cheer and Competitive Dance all sectional champions and state qualifiers
• "Songs for a New World"
Senior Class gift: Way finder signs for the outside facilities; banners and signs for the Athletic Entrance
What traditional events were adapted for the pandemic and how?
Prom was attended in groups of 50 following social distancing guidelines; Senior Activity Event -- Contracted additional activities which allow for social distancing; Senior Awards -- Students who receiving awards attending in person and the event was filmed and shared to the community.