Daily Herald: Palatine High's Project Excel

June 2, 2013 7:29:10 AM PDT
Minority students taking part in Project Excel at Palatine High School aren't looking at graduation as the finish line but as a first step toward their college careers.

All 32 members of the program are going on to college. The program coordinator explains, "They just didn't think about it. All we did was open the door and they walked through."

You can read the full story in the Daily Herald's edition from Sunday, June 2, 2013, or online at dailyherald.com.