Oliver McCracken Middle School News

Read all about what's happening this week at Meyer, Middleton, and McCracken. Click through to read the current issue of your Weekly or look back at previous issues. Go t...

Skokie Public Library is serving free lunch during summer break for anyone 18 and younger! Lunch at the library is courtesy of the Greater Chicago Food Depository and is avai...

Be "cool" this summer with some real cool hockey action! See the attached flyer for information about the Future Flyers beginners hockey classes at the Skatium Ice ...

This survey is a follow up to the survey conducted in December. Please share your thoughts on the program and the enhancements put in place throughout the school year. The surve...

Thank you to all of our teachers for ALL you do, every day, all year! Please enjoy this special edition "Sneak Peek" video in honor of our teachers at Meyer, Middle...

Show Us What Makes Your School a Star!  We are trying to win some Motorola two-way radio equipment for the district. Please follow the link below to vote! It only takes ...

Our district is in the news! The May-June 2019 issue of the Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) Journal includes an article about "Transforming School Culture b...

The Winter 2019 Community Digest is hot off the press. See the current issue here and look back on past issues, too!

Please join us for an open house to celebrate the retirement of Mr. Tom O'Brien. Stop by Oliver McCracken Middle School on Saturday, June 1st from 9:00 to 11:00am to visi...

Girls Play Sports is a non-profit organization that encourages girls to participate in multiple sports. The Niles North Team GPS program is for girls in 5th through 8th grade an...

Preschool Screening

April 1, 2019

Preschool Screenings will be held at Elizabeth Meyer School on May 15 and 16, 2019. To request a screening appointment, complete the online Appointment Request Form. For more...

If you are concerned about your young child’s growth and development, Niles Township District for Special Education (NTDSE) offers free Preschool Screenings. A child is el...

Fall 2018 Community Digest

December 5, 2018

The Fall 2018 Community Digest is hot off the press. Click through to read this issue and past issues, too!

Have you seen the district's webpage about standards-referenced grading and report cards? This easy to read FAQ includes questions generated by parents and is written for pa...

Congratulations to all District 73.5 students and staff! The Illinois State Board of Education today announced the designations for the 2018 school report card. We are prou...

Congratulations to Ms. Amy Keipert, McCracken Director of Choirs and Vocal Music Teacher! Ms. Keipert was recently selected to receive the Barbara Buehlman Young Conductor ...

The Summer 2018 Community Digest is hot off the press. Click through to read this issue and past issues, too!

"Murmur" Spring 2018

June 4, 2018

The SPRING 2018 issue of McCracken's Murmur magazine is hot off the keyboard!  What is Murmur? It's a literary-art magazine founded in 2016 that features the cre...

This just in! The Spring 2018 Community Digest is hot off the press. Click through to read this issue and past issues, too!

Community Digest Fall Issue

December 2, 2017

Check out the Fall issue of Community Digest, featuring McCracken's STEM classes, the district's Family Connections program, upcoming Strategic Planning process, and more.

Academic Data Dashboard

January 18, 2017

NEW on our website!

PARCC for Parents

December 17, 2015

NEW information on our website!

Fund lunch accounts and monitor purchases...

How Does Our Garden Grow?

August 11, 2015

Introducing The McCracken School Garden blog!