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McGaw-Y Summer Learning Program Teaches Reading Skills, Character Building

In the multipurpose room of Oakton Elementary School, rising third-graders Athena and Santashia read books with reading volunteer and former School Board member and Oakton reading teacher Rose Johnson. “We like coming here,” Santashia said. This Summer Learning Program is sponsored by McGaw YMCA and funded by the YMCA of the USA, private donors and […]

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ETHS to Improve Students’ Financial Literacy

Evanston Township High School is working to better students’ skills in financial literacy. On  May 20, students at ETHS were honored for achieving certification in financial literacy after completing the TCF Bank Financial Scholars Program. TCF Bank partnered with EverFi, Inc., to bring the interactive, web-based program to ETHS and other local high schools at […]