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50th Anniversary of Desegregation of D65 Schools

On July 15-17, 2016 The Foster/King Lab 1966 Kindergarten Reunion Project will gather in Evanston at the Weissbourd Holmes Family Focus Center (formerly Foster/King Lab School) to mark a major milestone in the desegregation of Evanston Schools. In September of 1966, 242 black and white kindergartners participated in an experimental desegregation effort at Foster School, […]