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Letter to the Editor: In response to ‘ETHS indefinitely delays transgender policy to comply with federal guidance, avoid legal action’

Jonathan Baum and Gretchen Livingston

February 21

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

To the editor: We are writing as individual members of the ETHS School Board, and attorneys, in response to your Feb. 19 article, "ETHS indefinitely delays transgender policy to comply with federal guidance, avoid legal action." The article appears to be based on incom...

Former Evanston Township High School substitute teacher charged with possession of child pornography

Fathma Rahman, Development and Recruitment Editor

August 25

Filed under City, Crime, Education, Local

A substitute teacher at Evanston Township High School was charged Friday with possession of child pornography after a student found an unattended cell phone at the school containing sexual pictures of young people, police said. The...

Illinois drops PARCC college readiness exam

Mariana Alfaro, Web Editor

July 13

Filed under City, Latest Stories, State

Illinois high school students will no longer take the short-lived PARCC college readiness exam after parents, teachers and administrators said it distracted from regular class instruction, the State Board of Education announced...

ETHS employee fired over locker thefts

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

May 11

Filed under City, Education

Evanston Township High School District 202 Board members fired an ETHS school safety officer Monday after allegations surfaced that school employees were stealing from student’s lockers. The employee, who was not named, was fired a...

Social media campaign launches in Evanston to limit violence

Nora Shelly, Reporter

February 7

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Local residents and community organizers launched last week a social media campaign designed to give Evanston residents a platform to voice their thoughts on violence in the city. Leadership Evanston, a program created by th...