Naomi Wheatley Thompson should have graduated with her Evanston Township High School class in 1935, but she had to drop out to work to help her mother take care of the family during the Great Depression.
Parking and traffic will face some minor disruptions Monday morning as a two-story house built by students at Evanston Township High School this year is moved to its final resting place at 1509 Emerson St.
Evanston Scholars, a nonprofit organization that provides financial and mentoring support to enable students at Evanston Township High School to attend—and succeed—in college, is the recipient of a $5,000 merit grant from Impact 100 Chicago.
J. Landis Martin, chairman and managing director of Platte River Equity, LLC, a Denver-based private equity firm, was elected Chair of the Northwestern University Board of Trustees Monday, succeeding William A. Osborn, effective Sept.
The Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Board of Education voted 5-1 Monday night to end the practice of tracking for its eighth-grade algebra students, essentially to quash the perception that students of color are not as good at math as their white counterparts.
Mathematics teachers at the Evanston/Skokie District 65 middle schools have presented a plan to the Board of Education that they hope will avoid turning off some middle school students from achieving success in math because of their initial placement in algebra class.
Swiss author-illustrator Marcus Pfister will make a stop in Evanston June 22 during his tour of the United States to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the publishing of his children’s book, “The Rainbow Fish.”