Choldin Inducted Into Crisis Prevention Hall of Merit

Niles Central teacher Kate Choldin has been inducted into the Crisis Prevention Institute’s (CPI’s) Hall of Merit, after being honored with the Meritorious Instructor status for her distinguished work in providing crisis prevention training to her fellow educators. Choldin is one of only 307 certified nonviolent crisis intervention certified instructors to earn this distinction since […]

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D219 Board Member and Staff Attend Assyrian Women Leaders Breakfast

D219 Board member Naema Abraham, Niles North Director of Student Activities Caroline Benjamin and Niles North English teacher Sarah Paulis were invited to attend an Assyrian Women Leaders B​reakfast​ ​with Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky​ ​on Tuesday, September 19​. ​Representative Schakowsky provided remarks about her work on women’s issues, the importance of women involvement in politics, and […]

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Financial Aid Night for Seniors and Parents on Sept 26

  Niles Township High School District 219 is holding a Financial Aid Night for high school seniors and their parents on Tuesday, September 26. The event will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Auditorium at Niles North High School, 9800 Lawler, Skokie. The evening will begin with a general session on financial […]

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North Musician Picked for Prestigious High School Flute Choir

Niles North High School sophomore Kate Whitney was selected for the National High School Flute Choir, an honor that was extended to only 24 students in the United States, and the only representative from Illinois. Whitney auditioned via recording for C flute and also submitted an alto flute recording. She also plays the bass flute. […]

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West APES Students Teach Lessons on the Prairie

Approximately 100 seventh graders from Fairview South School visited the Niles West High School Prairie Restoration at Niles West, 5701 W. Oakton, Skokie. The prairie is maintained by the school as a tool to better understand the ecology of the area and to teach students of all ages what the Illinois landscape was like hundreds of […]

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West Debate Wins the Greenhill Fall Classic

Niles West Debate won the Greenhill Fall Classic, the first major national tournament of the year for policy debate, and Niles West’s first major win in the last eight years.   Niles West seniors Nathan Glancy and Nasim Salehitezangi went 5-1 in the preliminary rounds and entered the elimination rounds as the 7th seed. They […]

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Niles North’s Fairytale Homecoming

Niles North High School is planning a fairytale Homecoming Week and you are invited. “Once Upon a Homecoming” events take place at the high school at 9800 North Lawler Avenue, Skokie. Niles North High School alumni are invited to attend the events on Friday, October 13. The parade, featuring colorful, storybook-themed banners from clubs and […]

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Semifinalists / Commended Students in National Merit Scholarship Program

NILES WEST HAS THREE NATIONAL MERIT SEMIFINALISTS National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of Semifinalists in the 2018 competition for National Merit ® Scholarships. Niles West High School had three Semifinalists:  Dareen Chuy, Sean Collins and Rachel Ferrigno. Over 1.6 million students in more than 22,000 high schools entered the 2018 National Merit […]

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Sophomore College Night on Sept. 19

D219 SOPHOMORE COLLEGE NIGHT ON SEPT. 19   D219 sophomores and their parents are invited to Sophomore College Information Night, held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19 in the Niles West High School Auditorium, 5701 Oakton Street, Skokie.   D219 College and Career Counselors Allegra Giulietti-Schmitt (North) and Dan Gin (West) will present important […]

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