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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

The photo shows Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Joseph E. Hill Education Center, a red-brick building with large, plated glass windows. Beneath one set of windows are a set of raised steel letters with the building name. A short green hedge borders the building, in front of a sidewalk.

Discussing potential budget cuts, D65 school board members consider earlier middle school start times

March 10, 2021

In an effort to narrow the district’s budget deficit, the Finance Committee of the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 school board discussed changing school start times, laying off staff members and...

Anya Tanyavutti speaks at a District 65 board meeting. The Evanston/Skokie School District 65 voted unanimously to adopt next year’s budget.

District 65 Board votes to adopt next year’s budget, reports decreased enrollment

September 21, 2020

The Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Board unanimously voted to adopt the district’s fiscal year 2021 budget, including aggregate expenses for the operation of Park School, at a meeting Monday. Kathy...

Board president Suni Kartha. At the board’s finance committee meeting on Monday, Kartha emphasized the importance of keeping state representatives accountable for the distribution of education funding.

Despite significant COVID-19 revenue losses, D65 projects balanced budgets

May 6, 2020

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 anticipates a $1.5 million loss in revenue for fiscal year 2020, but still expects to end the year with a balanced budget. The district is, however, facing up to a...

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 board president Suni Kartha at a meeting. In response to concerns about the Fiscal Year 2018 budget surplus, Kartha said Monday that the district needs to discuss solutions for spending soon.

District 65 budget passes despite concerns about surplus

September 26, 2017

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 board members voted Monday to approve the fiscal year 2018 budget even after several residents voiced concerns about the large budget surplus. The surplus, which stood...

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

May 29, 2015

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...

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