Community project seeks to educate Evanston on Black history

The Center for the Church and the Black Experience at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, the Herskovits Library of African Studies at Northwestern University, and numerous African American churches and organizations have produced "Out of the African Diaspora to Evanston, Illinois: A Mosaic of Human Community."

Reading goals elude ETHS

Evanston Township High School students do not consistently improve or even maintain their reading skills over four years according to a report provided to the School Board Monday night, despite a joint literacy goal adopted by the D65 and D202 school boards to “ensure that all students are proficient readers by the time they reach 12th grade.”

Event series for incoming D65 kindergarten families

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 is inviting families of incoming kindergartners to learn more about the kindergarten experience through a special event series this winter. Children must be five years old on or before September 1 to register for kindergarten.