After a sometimes heated discussion, the Evanston Township High School and District 65 school boards agreed this week to standards for reporting progress toward their goal that all students be proficient readers by 12th grade.
Members of the Northwestern Evanston Education Research Alliance updated the city’s school boards on research projects that range from optimizing District 65 bus routes to improving curriculum Monday night.
Evanston Township High School hosted the 22nd annual African-American Youth Achievement Awards on Feb. 7 to honor 38 African-American students from ETHS and District 65, recognizing their daily actions that pay homage to the visions and legacy of African-American pioneers.
The Evanston District 65 School Board decided to revise its capital spending plan after realizing that projects expected to cost about $1 million were likely to exceed $1.5 million in the finance committee meeting Monday night.
The Evanston District 65 School Board Monday requested that potential commercial sponsors of programs or equipment be vetted for compliance with the district’s equity commitment and don't compete with sponsorship arrangements by PTAs.