Tag: Proviso Mathematics and Science Academy

PMSA Ranked 8th Best School In State By U.S. News & World Report

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Proviso Math and Science Academy, 8601 W. Roosevelt Rd. in Forest Park, was ranked among the top 10 public high schools in Illinois this year, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of schools across the nation.

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D209 Visualizes Future Facilities Improvements, Campus Changes

Tuesday, April 8, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A conceptualization of Proviso West High School presented by Perkins and Will on April 24. | Screenshot from Perkins and Will video

Proviso Township High Schools District 209 officials held the fourth, and so far the largest, master facilities plan community engagement session at Proviso Math and Science Academy, 8601 W. Roosevelt Rd. in Forest Park, on April 24.

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D209 To Host Facilities Meeting April 24, Welcomes Input On PMSA, East And West

Sunday, April 22, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Proviso Math and Science Academy in Forest Park | File 

Proviso Township High Schools District 209 will host a Master Facilities Plan meeting on Tuesday, April 24, 6 p.m., at Proviso Math and Science Academy, 8601 W. Roosevelt Rd. in Forest Park.

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Architects, Public Ponder Merging PMSA Campus With East And/Or West

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 || By Michael Romain ||@maywoodnews || Updated: 04/07/18 

Featured image: The Forest Park campus of Proviso Math and Science Academy | File 

During a community engagement meeting held Feb. 27 as part of Proviso Township High Schools District 209’s master facilities planning process, members of the public openly grappled with the prospect of eliminating Proviso Math and Science Academy’s physical campus in order to save costs and maximize the use of space at Proviso East and Proviso West.

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PMSA Student Makes All-State Band

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 || By Nona Tepper/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Chris Tam has played trombone to All-State honors. | Photo provided 

Eight years ago, Chris Tam picked up the bass trombone on a whim. Today, the Illinois Music Education Association has named him part of the 2018 Illinois All-State Band. He’s the first Proviso Math and Science Academy (PMSA) student to ever earn this distinction.

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During Walkouts, Proviso Students Focus Protests On Problems Closer To Home

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Proviso West students walking out of school on March 14. | Courtesy Jaleel Anthony 

Raneen El-Barbarawi stood atop a wooden box outside of Proviso East High School in Maywood armed with a bullhorn and an impassioned plea.

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PMSA Students, Seeking Solace In Black Culture, Start Step Club

Monday, February 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Members of Sista Steppers during what might be their last performance of the school year last week at PMSA. | Sebastian Hidalgo 

One day, Imara Rodney and Kayla Brooks, two juniors at Proviso Math and Science Academy, were watching videos of sorority members stepping — the practice of percussive dancing, in which the participant uses her entire body as a drum.

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