The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern students collaborate with middle schoolers for play

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 17, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Theater

Snow will fall on Evanston this Friday when Northwestern students will collaborate with local middle schoolers to present a production of "The Snow Queen." Thirteen NU students and 14 students from Haven Middle School in Evanston...

Crossing guard changes take effect at Evanston intersection

Manuel Rapada, City Editor

January 7, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Crossing guard changes began Monday at a crosswalk used by students attending three different Evanston schools after a city study found more children were crossing an uncontrolled intersection than the one with a crossing guard. Parents...

Evanston middle school renovations to fight overcrowding issue

Audrey Cheng, Reporter

November 26, 2012

Filed under City, Education, Local

The Evanston-Skokie District 65 school board approved major renovations last week for two middle schools, months after the March referendum to build a new school in the 5th Ward to address overcrowding problems in the district...

Five District 65 schools ranked top 100 by Chicago Sun-Times

Rebecca Schechner, Reporter

November 8, 2012

Filed under City, Education, Local

The majority of Evanston/Skokie District 65 schools landed in the top 10 percent in the Chicago Sun-Times’ annual ranking of Illinois public schools. Five schools were ranked in the top 100: Dewey Elementary, Willard Elementary,...

ETHS to start Community Conversations series

Tom Meyer, Development Editor: Training

October 9, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Evanston Township High School District 202 Superintendent Eric Witherspoon will host a discussion forum at Haven Middle School, 2417 Prairie Ave., on Wednesday. The event will be the first in a series of Community Conversations...