Proviso Track And Field Stars Qualify For State

Sunday, May 19, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews || Updated: 8:56 p.m.

Featured image: Coaches and teammates greet an exhausted Katrell Askins after the Proviso West junior finished the last leg of the 4×400-meter relay on May 16, at Proviso East. The Panthers took first place in the competition. | Shanel Romain

On May 16, Proviso East High School, 807 S. 1st Ave. in Maywood, hosted the 3A Boys Track and Field Sectionals. Several athletes from Proviso Township High Schools District 209 performed well enough to qualify for the state competition, which will be held May 23 through May 25, at Eastern Illinois University.

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Proviso East Creates Community Leader Pipeline

Thursday, May 2, 2019 || By Tom Holmes/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews

Munching paninis prepared by Chef Keith Morris’s culinary class, 40 elected officials, law enforcement officers, business people and nonprofit organization leaders listened on April 12 to a new strategy implemented by Proviso East High School to strengthen its connection to the community.

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East Grad, MIT Alum, Is Engineering His Own Narrative

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 || By Siobhan Neela-Stock || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Quinnton Harris/Forest Park Review, a graduate of MIT. | Submitted photo

Despite graduating with an engineering degree from the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Quinnton Harris’ heart wasn’t in the industry.

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