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ETHS one of two school districts in Illinois to win budget award

Elena Sucharetza, Assistant City Editor

October 4

Filed under City, Education, Local, National, State

School District 202 is one of two school districts in Illinois this year to receive a national award for its 2014-15 budget, the school announced. The Government Finance Officers Association announced the recipients of the...

ETHS, District 65 stand to lose millions from state budget proposal

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

May 29

Filed under City, Education, Local, Politics, State

Evanston schools could lose up to almost $9 million in state assets if a bill passes that reforms funding for Illinois schools. The losses — about $6.6 million for Evanston/Skokie School District 65 and $2.2 million for School...

State campus sexual assault bill seeks clear policy, community collaboration

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 29

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local, Politics, State

A bill aiming to improve institutional response to campus sexual assault passed the Illinois Senate last week. The bill includes requirements that colleges and universities notify victims of their rights and provide them with...

Evanston teacher wins Golden Apple teaching award

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

May 13

Filed under City, Education, Local

A second grade teacher at an Evanston/Skokie School District 65 school won a regional award Wednesday that recognizes teachers who make a difference in the lives of students. James Schamber, a teacher at Orrington Elementary...