Over the last six years, more Evanston Township High School students have taken Advanced Placement tests, and scored higher, administrators said at a joint meeting of the ETHS and District 65 school boards this week.
Northwestern University’s School of Education and Social Policy has secured more than $6 million in funding for the Northwestern Evanston Education Research Alliance with Evanston's two school districts.
Two of Evanston’s three middle schools and one elementary school are considered underperforming according to the newly-released Illinois Report Card, while six of its 10 elementary schools are rated exemplary.
Evanston high-schoolers are invited to apply for openings in the police department’s Police Explorer Program, which offers youth an opportunity to learn directly from officers that can help boost their chances for a career in law enforcement.
A partnership between Northwestern University and the Illinois Department of Corrections launched a new education program at Stateville Correctional Center this fall that could lead to liberal arts degrees for prisoners.