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September 22, 2019 


School District 65 Report Shows Wide Variations in Expenditures by School
Last school year, School District 65 spent significantly more at schools where students had relatively greater needs, according to a report presented to the Finance Committee of the District 65 School Board ...
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Park School Budget Approved by District 202
At its Sept. 16 meeting, the District 202 School Board approved the joint agreement with School District 65 for the FY 2019-20 Park School budget.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
District 202 School Board Approves 2019-20 Budget
With little comment about the finances but much praise for Chief Financial Officer Mary Rodino, the District 202 School Board at its Sept. 16 meeting approved its budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
ETHS Lags in 'Effective Leadership,' Survey Says
This year, the ranking was higher in the Effective Leaders category was higher than in prior years, but even so did not make the average benchmark in that category. Conversely, in the Involved Families category, the school slipped a few points but still retained a high ranking. ETHS’s overall ranking in the survey was “Organized.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Good Parental Engagement and Student Support, But Other 'Essentials' Weak at ETHS
This year, the ranking was higher in the Effective Leaders category was higher than in prior years, but even so did not make the average benchmark in that category. Conversely, in the Involved Families category, the school slipped a few points but still retained a high ranking.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
District 202 Board Agrees on Athletic Sponsorships
With the sole objection from Board member Gretchen Livingston, the District 202 School Board on Sept. 16 approved a sponsorship agreement with Oakton Community College for the coming year. Oakton will pay a total of $6,500 to have signage at Lazier Field Memorial Stadium and in Beardsley Gymnasium for the year.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
D65 Board Planning Calendar Aims to Eliminate Working Board Meetings, Streamline the Rest
At the District 65 School Board meeting on Sept. 9, Interim Superintendents Phil Ehrhardt and Heidi Wennstrom presented a proposed calendar for the Board’s meetings for this school year.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
School District to Move Forward With Priorities and Strategies Outlined in June
A proposed planning calendar presented at the Board’s Sept. 9 meeting reflects that the District will move forward this school year with the priorities and seven strategies announced at the June 10 Board meeting. In addition,  District administrators do not plan to prepare quarterly progress reports for the District’s five-year strategic plan or a “scorecard” report showing whether students are making progress toward meeting the School Board’s academic goals adopted as part of the five-year strategic plan.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Community May Provide Input for School District 65 Superintendent Profile
Community members may provided input for a Superintendent profile by participating in a community-wide forum on Sept. 12 or by completing a survey.
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Childcare Network of Evanston and Local Preschools Supporting Evanston Families
Childcare Network of Evanston recently celebrated families in their Head Start programming with a family picnic on Aug. 9 to send off those children heading to kindergarten. 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
New Principal at Walker School
At its Aug. 19 meeting, the District 65 School Board approved James Gray as the principal of Walker Elementary School. He began his new role on Aug. 20.
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
ETHS Grad Sues School District, Administrators, Security Officer and City
A June 2019 graduate of Evanston Township High School and her mother filed a 22-page complaint in federal court on Aug. 20, against Evanston Township High School District 202, two administrators, two former safety officers employed by ETHS, unnamed officers of the Evanston Police Department and the City of Evanston.
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
School District 65 Board Member Lindsay Cohen Resigns
Lindsay Cohen, Board Member, submitted her resignation, effective July 18, 2019, citing a family move outside of District 65 boundaries. People may apply to fill her seat on the Board.
Friday, July 19, 2019
MAP Normative Data Shows Significantly Higher Achievement Levels for CPS Students than NAEP or PARCC
In recent years, Paul Zavitkovsky, a researcher and leadership coach at the Center for Urban Education Leadership Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago, noticed that MAP tests are generating significantly higher results than those generated by the National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP) and the Illinois PARCC tests.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
The Role of Foster School in the Implementation of School District 65's Desegregation Plan in 1967 and Its Closing in 1979
Foster School, virtually an all-Black school in 1966, was closed as a neighborhood school in 1967 as part of the District’s desegregation plan, and it was closed altogether in 1979.
Thursday, March 21, 2019



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