Special Board Meeting on Nov. 20

The District 219 Board of Education is planning to hold a Special Board Meeting to begin at 7 p.m., Monday, November 20, 2017 for closed session in the Board Conference Room of the District 219 Administrative Office and reconvene in open session at 8 p.m. in the Boardroom located at 7700 Gross Point Road in Skokie. Attached is the meeting notice […]

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West Swimmer Qualifies for State (3rd time)

Good luck to Mia Piljevic, a 3x qualifier for the IHSA State Swimming Meet. She qualified in the 100-yard backstroke. She is only the 2nd girls 3x qualifier in the program’s history. She was also part of the relay team that broke two school records in the 200-yard medley relay and the 400-yard freestyle relay. […]

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D219 Board Honors Students with Community Service Award

Niles North student Katie Deer and Niles West’s Divya Gandhi were recognized with the Community Service Award by the D219 Board of Education at its November 14 meeting. Katie Deer, a senior, is a second generation Chinese student. According to Niles North Principal Jim Edwards, “Katie’s Chinese culture taught her the importance of respecting one’s […]

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D219 Athletes Participate in National Signing Day

Three D219 athletes participated in National Signing Day events on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. These seniors have committed to continuing their athletic careers at the collegiate level next year.   Niles West Sam Butera, baseball, St. Louis University Grace Nguyen, tennis, Judson University Niles North Michelle Bacalla, tennis, University of Iowa

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Marching Band’s Successful Season Celebrated

Niles West High School held a special breakfast November 2 to honor its Marching Band for its successful competition season. The band was named the class 1A champion at the 37th annual Metamora Marching Band Invitational held in October in Metamora, IL. Niles West won best music, best winds, best percussion, and the color guard took second place in […]

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