D65 board selects Paul Goren as next superintendent

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

March 27, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Education, Latest Stories

The District 65 school board selected Paul Goren to be the district’s next superintendent, board president Tracy Quattrocki announced Thursday. Goren, an Evanston resident whose children attended Evanston/Skokie School... Read more »

Parents, students protest Haven Middle School leggings policy

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

March 27, 2014
Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

The dress code at Haven Middle School was reviewed Tuesday evening after confusion over a policy regarding leggings spurred parent complaints and instigated student protests. ... Read more »

Evanston fundraiser raises more than $27K for youth education programs

Bailey Williams, Assistant City Editor

March 5, 2014
Filed under City, Education, Local

An Evanston fundraiser held Feb. 27 raised more than $27,000 for programs to assist early childhood education, teen parents and low income families. The Infant Welfare Society of Evanston hosted its fundraiser, "Warm Your... Read more »

Education nonprofit receives $300K grant from Pritzker

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

March 5, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Education, Local

A nonprofit that supports Evanston’s local school system received a $300,000 grant from prominent Evanston resident Jennifer Pritzker, the organization announced today. Foundation 65, which... Read more »