Oliver McCracken Middle School News

Skokie School District 73.5 extends a big THANK YOU to Partnership Financial Credit Union (PFCU) for their generous donation of $1,000. PFCU CEO Mary Ann E. Pusater...

Throughout the summer, Skokie Public Library will distribute grab-and-go meals for children younger than 18 and adults with disabilities. Each box will include two breakfasts an...

At their June 9th meeting, the Skokie School District 73.5 Board of Education unanimously adopted the following resolution honoring Superintendent Kate Donegan. Click or tap ...

The Spring 2020 Community Digest is live and online! Check out this issue to read about Superintendent Kate Donegan's lasting legacy and new beginnings, e-Learning in t...

Pandemic EBT Benefits

June 17, 2020

Families with children who received free or reduced meals at National School Lunch Program participating schools (including Skokie School District 73.5) are eligible for Pandemi...

The ELL Center has a strong partnership with the Village of Skokie and Niles Township Government, who are consistently offering to reach out to families with different services....

We are thrilled to share that last night (Tuesday, June 9, 2020) the District 73.5 School Board approved the hire of Dr. Erica Berger as the new principal of John Middleton Elem...

The June 5th District Staff Car Parade route has been revised due to construction on streets east of Crawford and south of Oakton. Please check the updated map BELOW for th...

As a District, we want to acknowledge the protests in and around Chicago, as well as across the country. While the murder of George Floyd is the most recent event, there is a lo...

Skokie Mayor George Van Dusen and the Village of Skokie elected officials proclaimed June 1, 2020, as "Kate Donegan Day" in the Village. The Proclamation recognizes Su...

Click through to view the May 29th eLearning Edition of your school's Weekly. This week's issue includes information about McCracken Virtual Field Day and 8th Grade...

Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete the Middleton Principal Search survey. We had a great turnout. For the results, please CLICK HERE.

McCracken's Social Justice Club is very excited to announce the installation of a Little Free Library in front of our school! The students spent time with Ms. Gammeri explor...

The District 73.5 Caring Hearts Classroom Grants Committee is pleased to offer the opportunity to pre-order school supplies for the 2020-2021 school year. The committee has c...

Please note the following details about the Board of Education meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 14th: Meeting Format The April 14, 2020 Board meeting will be held re...

McCracken Virtual Concert

March 14, 2020

Upon learning that upcoming performances would be cancelled due to the COVID-19 break, the McCracken Concert Band band taped a concert to share with parents, staff, and the comm...

You won't want to miss this Special Edition of The Weekly published March 13th! Read an update from the SD 73.5 Administrative Team about the district's respon...

Attention: Parents of preschool-age children!  Elizabeth Meyer School will hold free developmental screenings on April 30 and May 1, 2020, for 3- and 4-year-old children wh...

SpiritWear Online Sale!

March 4, 2020

The PTO is running an ONLINE spiritwear sale of McCracken and Middleton items from March 9th to March 20th. Check the McCracken and Middleton sneak preview flyers and then ...

Winter 2020 Community Digest

February 25, 2020

The Winter 2020 Community Digest is live and online! Check out this issue to read about Middleton's new STEAM special, robotics teams at McCracken and Middleton, district fi...

The Board has received proposals from four firms to conduct an executive search for a Superintendent. BWP & Associates, School Exec Connect, HYA Associates, and the Illinois...

Do you have questions about applying for U.S. citizenship, permanent residency or renewal of your DACA status? Wondering how you can bring your relatives to the United States? C...

Lifting Up Early Childhood is a coalition of over 50 partners in Evanston and Skokie working together to build local support for early childhood care and education. They will be...

Join our neighbors up the street for an important presentation about teen vaping. Practicing pediatrician Dr. Susan Sirota will speak about the risks of vaping, the signs of and...

Parent-Teacher Conference Registration opened at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, September 23rd and is available around the clock until Monday, October 7th at 3:00 p.m. Notification ema...