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

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

May 29, 2015

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...

Evanston school board members sign resolution in opposition to Illinois Senate bill

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

November 10, 2014

Filed under City, Education, Local, Politics, State

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 and School District 202 board members unanimously adopted a joint resolution last week that outlines the school boards’ opposition to a state Senate bill that would redistribute funds so that...

Evanston Township High School alumna screens her documentary to empower women

Hal Jin, Reporter

October 25, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories

An Emmy-winning filmmaker and Evanston Township High School alumna returned to the school Friday to screen her latest documentary featuring the success of various women in their careers. Sarah Moshman, 27, showed her movie...

ETHS shows increased student achievement in 2013-14 school year

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 22, 2014

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

Data from the 2013-14 school year at Evanston Township High School showed record student achievement in many areas, including the highest amount of high scores on Advanced Placement exams and the lowest dropout rate in the school’s...