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20 Students to Gain Meaningful Life Experiences, Due to Global Navigator Scholarships

What are you doing on your summer vacation? Are you learning about empowering girls through sports in Tanzania, or promoting children’s rights and education in the Dominican Republic? Twenty Niles Township High School District 219 students will travel the world this summer, participating in the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) Global Navigator High School […]

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Residency Approval/Verification Letters

As referenced in the May 8, 2018 letter, two sets of letters were issued in June. One set of letters was the Pre-Approval Letter. These were sent to households verified by the CLEAR Batch system. Recipients of this letter do not need to verify residency this summer. The other set of letters was the Residency […]

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Notice of Emergency Special Meeting on May 31

The District 219 Board of Education is planning to hold an emergency special meeting of the Board of Education to begin at 6 p.m., Thursday, May 31, 2018 in the District Meeting Room of the District 219 Administrative Office located at 7700 Gross Point Road in Skokie. Attached is the meeting notice and agenda.

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The Busiiness Strategies and Entrepreneurship Class at Niles North 2018

Students Collaborate on New Product with Creative Promotional Products

Niles North students participated in their very own version of ABC’s Shark Tank, the popular television show in which budding entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to industry tycoons, hoping to interest them in investing a stake in their product. Jean Attig’s Business Strategies and Entrepreneurship class at Niles North worked with a team from Creative Promotional […]

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North Students Earn Gateway Credentials

Thirty-one students in Julie Lear’s Niles North Family and Consumer Sciences courses have earned the following ECE Level 1 Credentials and Dual Credit  from Oakton Community College. Gateways Credentials are symbols of professional achievement that show knowledge, skills and experience in caring and educating for children. Credentials are awarded and recognized by the Illinois Department […]

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First Place Boat Race at North 2018

3rd Annual Geometry Boat Races

When students ask, “When will I ever have to use this?” look to the Geometry Boat Races as an example. Using cardboard boxes, reams of duct tape, and their knowledge of geometry, students constructed seaworthy vessels to transport them across the pool in timed heats. The 3rd annual Geometry Boat Races asked students to combine […]

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Dance Marathon Raised over $80,000

D219 Dance Marathon Raised Over $80,000

The 16th annual Dance Marathon held on Saturday, May 19 at Niles North High School in Skokie raised $80,823.38 for charity. This year D219’s Dance Marathon will support A Better Life For Kids, a non-profit organization founded to provide opportunities and to improve the quality of life of needy children in Ghana. A secondary beneficiary […]

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Good Luck to Boys Track Athletes

Good luck to the Niles West and Niles North boys track athletes competing at this weekend’s State Track Meet at Eastern Illinois University. Niles North:  Conor Perreault competes in the 3200m and Donovan Murray competes in the 110m hurdles.                     Niles West:  Jon Cherian competes in […]

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D219 Board Approves New Administrators

The Niles Township High School District 219 Board of Education approved the appointment of several new administrators for the 2018-19 school year at its May 23 special board meeting.  Oyindamola Idowu will be D219’s new Chief Technology Officer, effective July 1. She is currently Senior Network Engineer at Rotary International in Evanston. She served for […]

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