Niles Central Graduate Josh Sawyer

Niles Central Grad Receives Scholarship

Josh Sawyer received a $2,000 scholarship from The Education Foundation. Sawyer pictured with Jean Hedstrom (center) and Alyse Burman, Education Foundation directors. Niles Central graduate Josh Sawyer was selected to receive a $2,000 scholarship from The Education Foundation. He plans to attend Oakton Community College, then to transfer to the College of Culinary Arts at […]

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North Girls Track 2019

Track Athletes to Compete at State

The Niles North Girls Track team set school records in the 4×100, 4×200 and 4×400 relays at the Sectional race on May 10 and qualified for the state meet:  Rosalie Xavier, Ninawa Odicho, MayLee Ang-Henrikson and MacKenna Douglas. Rosalie Xavier and Ninawa Odicho finished first and second, respectively, in the 400M to qualify for state […]

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Congratulations to the Class of 2019! 

Niles West will hold it’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL.  Doors will open at 3:00 pm and the ceremony will begin promptly at 4:00 pm.  Graduates should be there no later than 3:30 pm.   Graduation rehearsal is mandatory.  It will take place on […]

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Niles West 2nd place at State

Niles West Boys Gymnastics Wins 2nd at State

Update: Congratulations to the Niles West Boys Gymnastics Team that competed on May 10 and 11 in Hoffman Estates at the State Championships. As a team Niles West finished 2nd in state, missing the championship by a mere 0.5!” The last time Niles West took second in state, there was an Olympian on the team, […]

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The Village of Lincolnwood approved D219's proposal to purchase a bldg for the Bridges program. Here are the Bridges teachers after the approval.

Bridges Program to Have New Home in Lincolnwood

Here is a video about the Bridges Program. Click the link to view.   District 219’s Bridges program, which provides special education transition services to young adults, will have a new home in Lincolnwood. The Lincolnwood Village Board at its May 7 meeting gave final approval to the district’s proposal to locate Bridges in a […]

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D219 board members being sworn in on 4-29-19

New Board, New Officers at D219

The Niles Township High School District 219 Board of Education held its reorganizational meeting on Monday, April 29. On behalf of the district, Superintendent Steven Isoye thanked retiring board members Linda Lampert, Brian Novak and Mark Sproat for their four years of service on the board. Board members elected on April 2 were then sworn in: new board […]

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Missed picking up cap & gown?

Seniors:  If you missed picking up your cap and gown on Friday, May 3rd, Jostens will return on Thursday, May 23rd after graduation rehearsal.  He will be located in the Oakton Lobby.  If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Richards at 847-626-2521.

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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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Dr karen Ritter - Niles West principal

West Names New Principal – Dr. Karen Ritter

Dr. Karen M. Ritter has been named the next Principal of Niles West High School. Her appointment was approved by the Niles Township High School District 219 Board of Education at a special meeting on April 22, and is effective beginning July 1. Ritter is currently the Assistant Principal for Teaching and Learning at East […]

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