11/09/2011 09:21 am ET Updated Jan 08, 2012

Embattled Greek Prime Minister Attended Suburban Chicago High School

Embattled Prime Minister George Papandreou, who agreed to step down on Monday as part of a deal to form a new coalition government in Greece, has an Elmhurst connection.

According to York High School registrar June Thude, Papandreou came from Athens to Elmhurst to attend York Community High School from Jan. 9, 1968 to June 13, 1968 (his sophomore year). He then moved to Sweden where he attended school during 1968-69. He returned to Elmhurst to go to summer school at York in 1969.