Skokie 73.5 News

Following the Special/Closed Board Meeting held on Wednesday, August 5th, for the purpose of conducting Board candidate interviews, the members of the Board have selected M...

The Niles Township Food Pantry will distribute backpacks packed with essential school supplies for children from families in need at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 10th at 8300 Le...

The Skokie 73.5 "Return to Learn" plan will be presented at a special board meeting on Tuesday, August 4th, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The plan is posted on the web for yo...

The regional office for the U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that 2020 Census door-to-door follow-up in Skokie begins on July 30th, not August 11th as originally announced. ...

On July 14, 2020, the Skokie School District 73.5 Board of Education adopted a very significant resolution on Racism and Racial Equity, signifying the district's commitment ...

Return to School Plan

July 25, 2020

Using the most recent information available, we have determined that the safest option for all stakeholders is to start the school year with full remote learning, beginning Augu...

Notice of Skokie School District 73.5 Board of Education Vacancy There is currently an open seat on the Skokie School District 73.5 Board of Education due to the resignation ...

School year 2020-2021 e-Registration for returning students is now open. Notification emails and instructions were sent on Sunday, July 12th to the first-listed Contact on each ...

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...