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New Director of K-8 Science Named

Becky McDowell has been named the new Director of K-8 Science Curriculum & Instructional Supervision, effective July 1. The Niles Township High School District 219 Board of Education approved the appointment at its April 22 meeting. McDowell will oversee the creation, development and implementation of K-8 STEM programs within the Classrooms First initiative in Niles […]

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Fashion students at FCCLA State 2019

FCCLA State Results

Niles Township High School students recently competed in the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) State Leadership Conference and Competition held April 4 and 5 in Springfield, Il.  Students competed in one of 28 national Students Taking Action with Recognition (STAR) Events  and Proficiency events.  The theme of this year’s conference was Leadership: […]

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Students Take Spring Break Trip to Detroit to Visit University and Other Historic Locations

Thirty District 219 Black Student Union (BSU) members and their chaperones took a trip over spring break to visit a university, as well as some of Detroit’s notable and historic locations. On March 23, buses left Niles North at 6 a.m. They visited Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan’s third-largest university. They attended an admissions […]

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Sorayeh Meeting to Focus on Student Well-Being on April 25

Sorayeh is holding the last meeting of the school year at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 25 in the Commons at Niles North High School, 9800 Lawler, Skokie. You are invited to attend the meeting, which includes dinner and a presentation on Student Well-Being. What is well-being and why is it important? What are some […]

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Niles North teacher Robb Barton the US Robotics Teacher of the Year

North’s Barton is US Robotics Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to this year’s U.S. Robotics Teacher of the Year, Niles North’s VEX Robotics coach, Robb Barton! The CREATE Foundation hosts the U.S. Open Robotics Championship, which has grown into one of the largest robotics tournaments in the world with 235 high school teams from the United States, Canada, and China competing. The Teacher of […]

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North Scientists Competed at IJAS Regional Fair

Thirty Niles North students competed at the Illinois Junior Academy of Sciences (IJAS) Region 6 Science Fair held on March 9 at Niles North High School. North received 20 Gold Awards, and 24 students will go on to compete at the next level at the 2019 State Science Exposition held May 3 and 4 at […]

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Artwork by Ilhana Kisija that received a National Silver Medal

North Artists Receive National Silver Medals

Niles North artists Jessica Rodriquez and Ilhana Kisija received National Silver Medal awards in the Iowa and Midwest Scholastic Art and Writing Awards competition sponsored by The Belin-Blank Center at the University of Iowa. The competition is the nation’s longest-running, largest, most prestigious recognition program for creative teenagers in the visual and literary arts. Notable […]

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Board Honors DECA and Debate State Champs, Top Teacher

The Niles Township High School District 219 Board of Education at its April 2 meeting honored some big winners of recent competitions, all from Niles North High School: Teacher Jean Attig, three DECA students, and the IHSA State Champions in Policy Debate.                           […]

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