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Police Are Investigating Allegations Against an ETHS Employee

In an email to parents and students on Jan. 10, District 202 Superintendent Eric Witherspoon said, “ETHS was made aware of allegations against an ETHS employee of inappropriate contact with students.” Dr. Witherspoon added, “School officials immediately launched a thorough internal investigation and took appropriate measures to inform the Evanston Police Department (EPD).”  The statement […]

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ETHS Reports on Annual Student Achievement Measures

School District 202 administrators reported on how two cohorts of students measured up against a subset of college and career indicators identified in the Illinois Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) State Plan which was approved by the U.S. Department of Education a few months ago. “The academic indicators are laid out as a series of […]

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PARCC Test Given to Low Percentage of Freshmen at ETHS, Results are Poor

On Dec. 11, the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) released the results of the 2015 PARCC test. That test replaced both the Illinois Standard Achievement Test (ISAT), which was given to third- through eighth-graders, and the Prairie State Achievement Test (PSAE), which was given to eleventh-graders. PARCC is a consortium of states that participated […]