Letter to the Editor: Save our schools, vote ‘yes’ for District 65 referendum

https://dailynorthwestern.com/2017/03/28/opinion/letter-to-the-editor-save-our-schools-vote-yes-for-district-65-referendum/ March 28, 2017 I’m part of a diverse group of parents and grandparents; community, faith-based, business and educational leaders; and many other everyday Evanston residents supporting a grassroots effort to save our schools and...

With music programs in danger, student orchestra plays outside budget meeting

EVANSTON, Ill. -- Music programs and teachers’ jobs are on the chopping block in Evanston unless homeowners come to the rescue. Link to video here: http://wgntv.com/2017/03/20/with-music-programs-in-danger-student-orchestra-plays-outside-budget-meeting/ In just a couple of weeks, Evanston residents will be voting on whether to increase their own p...

Evanston/Skokie Council  of PTAs Strongly Endorses District 65 Referendum

Evanston/Skokie Council of PTAs Strongly Endorses District 65 Referendum On April 4th, District 65 residents have a critical opportunity to show how vital our schools are to the very fabric of our community. Our strong, high quality schools are why many of us choose to live here. We value our schools' diversity and inclusiveness and entrust our talented ...

Parents, community members organize in support of District 65 referendum

Parents, community members organize in support of District 65 referendum Sara Gnolek/The Daily Northwestern Orrington Elementary School, 2636 Orrington Ave., is one of 10 elementary schools in Evanston/Skokie School District 65. Some D65 community members have organized in support of a referendum that could raise property taxes to support the district. ...