When the Joint District 65-202 Board Committee met early Thursday morning in the new Welcome Center of Evanston Township High School, its agenda verified the trend towards collaboration on the part of many community elements for the benefit of its young people.
More students at Evanston Township High School earned scores of 3 or higher on Advanced Placement exams last year (1,480) than took AP courses in 2010 (1,384), the District 202 Board learned Monday night.
If all goes well—and that’s a big “if”—students at Evanston’s Lincoln Elementary School may be using a newly fixed playground as early as this October, instead of having to wait until the fall of 2016.
Students at Evanston’s fastest-growing elementary school may have to spend another year playing on a potentially dangerous storm water retention pond due to changes in requirements for permits to do the work to fix the problem.
The technical gremlins that prevented last week's Evanston/Skokie District 65 School Board meeting from being televised live over Comcast Channel 19 have been conquered, according to administration officials.