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D65 Board approves $151 million operating budget for FY’22; enrollment continues to decline

At its Sept. 27 meeting, the District 65 School Board unanimously approved a budget for the District’s school year 2021-2022 (FY’22). The final budget pegs operating revenues at about $151.3 million and operating expenses at about $151 million, and projects that the District will operate at a surplus of $302,523. Overall, operating revenues are expected […]

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Expenditures per student at District 65’s K-5, middle and magnet schools range from $15,177 to $20,092

School District 65 last school year spent significantly more at schools where students had relatively greater needs, according to a report presented to the Finance Committee of the District 65 Finance Committee on Sept. 20. The report, presented by Raphael Obafemi, Chief Financial and Operational Officer, and Kathy Zalewski, Business Manager, was prepared in collaboration […]

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COVID-19 update on Aug. 19: Nine new cases in Evanston today, 3,180 in the State

Dr. Rochelle Walensky, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Dr. Janet Woodcock, Acting Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration (FDA); Dr. Anthony Fauci, Chief Medical Advisor to President Joe Biden and others issued a prepared statement Aug. 18 concluding that a booster shot will be needed “to maximize protection” of the Pfizer […]