History of Streamwood High

  • Streamwood High School opened in the fall of 1978 with only Sophomore and Juniors classes.  In 1978 Freshman students attend Tefft and Canton Junior High Schools.  Freshmen did not come into SHS until the fall of 1983.  At the time Streamwood High School opened, it became the third high school in District U-46.  Elgin High School and Larkin High School until that point housed all sophomores, juniors and seniors in School District U-46.  These were open campuses until Streamwood High opened.  When Streawmood High School opened all campus became closed campuses.