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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

Devon Horton to become District 65 superintendent

December 20, 2019

Devon Horton, most recently the chief of schools for Jefferson County in Kentucky, is set to become the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 superintendent. The district’s board approved on Monday a...

District 65 board president Suni Kartha. Kartha announced the district has narrowed its search for a new superintendent.

District 65 narrows search for superintendent

November 13, 2019

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 narrowed the search for a new superintendent to five candidates who will interview with the board this week, according to a statement from Board president Suni Kartha. Kartha...

Anne Noland and Debra Hill of BWP and Associates Consultants. The firm has a history with leading superintendent searches in other communities.

D65 residents seek a ‘visionary’ superintendent in upcoming search

September 25, 2019

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 residents want a “visionary” superintendent committed to racial equity and restorative practices, according to a community report.  Through surveys, focus groups...

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Superintendent Paul Goren. In a joint statement with board president Suni Kartha, Goren announced his resignation.

District 65 Superintendent Paul Goren resigns

June 15, 2019
The board will appoint Stacy Beardsley, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, as interim superintendent during the summer months.
Nichols Middle School, 800 Greenleaf St. Parents of Nichols students sent a letter to administration concerned with high enrollment rates.

Nichols Middle School parents urge district to address high enrollment rates, overcrowding

May 12, 2019

The cafeteria is so overcrowded at Nichols Middle School that a student eligible for free-and-reduced lunch brings food from home, said Julie Cutter, a parent of a sixth- and eighth-grader at the school. “He...

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