Anne Sills, who narrowly missed winning election to the Evanston Township High School District 202 Board in the April election, says she would like to fill the remaining two years of Bill Geiger’s term.
Upwards of 40 teachers showed up at the monthly working meeting Monday of the Evanston/Skokie District 65 School Board to protest the adoption of a phonics-based pilot program for reading instruction proposed for three district schools.
Laurie Merrell, a graduate of the Ethical Humanist Society Sunday school and daughter of members Katie Merrell and Anil Kashyap, speaks June 14 on “Nation, Community, and Identity in Northern Ireland.”
The smell of fresh paint permeated the atmosphere of the new quarters of the Evanston Art Center at 1717 Central St. this weekend as staff and volunteers scurried to have the facility ready when classes resume on June 10.
Bill Geiger, who recently completed two years of a four-year term on the Evanston Township High School District 202 Board, submitted his resignation from the board this week, and the search for his successor has already begun.