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Teachers Speak of Challenge, Rigor and Values in Mixed-Level Classes

Teachers of the mixed-level senior English class at Evanston Township High School told School Board members at a special Board meeting on Nov. 19 that classwork has been “challenging,” “strenuous,” and “rigorous.” All classes at ETHS, they said, are in fact “mixed-level,” as they all have students with a range of abilities and commitment to […]

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Thanks for Giving

November is American Indian Heritage Month, Homeless Youth Awareness Month, Adoption Month, Hospice Month and Kidney Month.Thanks to our Evanston librarian for this information. Melissa had lived a comfortable life while her husband was alive, but now, as a retired, widowed senior citizen, times were hard.  Her investments had plummeted.  Sentimentality made Melissa hold on […]