Skokie 73.5 News

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...

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...

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...

Northern Illinois University is proud to offer over 80 day and residential summer camps for students entering grades 2nd through 12th grades. These students will get an opportun...

Niles North is offering free tutoring for 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders in reading, writing, math, and more. WHO?   The tutors are high school students from Niles North...

Save the date! WHEN:  Wednesday, April 3rd at 6:30 p.m. WHERE:  Niles West High School, 5701 Oakton Street in Skokie WHAT:  Celebrating 10 Years of Coming To...

Middleton Elementary School and Skokie School District 73.5 congratulate Middleton P.E. teacher Kerry Santefort on being named the 2019 Elementary P.E. Teacher of the Year ...

Power Up Tech Academy Summer Camps are all STEAM, teaching kids coding, invention, YouTube, digital media, robotics, and more! Take a closer look at powerupta.com OR view the at...

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...

Join us for a community forum focus on Standards-Referenced Grading on Tuesday, March 5th. The event will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will be held in the McCracken Middle School Lear...

The Auroris Dance Company is conducting a dance clinic for children in Kindergarten* through 8th grade!  WHEN: Saturday, April 6th from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. WHERE:...

Join us for School Night at Skokie Public Library featuring Middleton Elementary School! We'll be there on Thursday, March 7th from 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. Bring the family, meet ...

USA Hockey and The Skatium Ice Arena in Skokie are offering a "Try Hockey for Free" day for children ages 4 to 9 years old. Equipment is provided; limited enrollment. ...

NAMI Cook County North Suburban aims to improve the lives of individuals living with mental health issues and those who love and care for them through education, support, and ad...

On Thursday, February 28th, the candidates for the Skokie School District 73.5 School Board of Education will attend a community forum at Elizabeth Meyer School. Join us to hear...

Middleton Winter Concerts 2018

December 21, 2018

We're wrapping up 2018 with a series of winter concerts starring Middleton Elementary students. Click through to enjoy videos from the performances... watch them online or d...

We strive to provide healthy, tasty, quality meals for our students each day. Please help us achieve that goal by providing valuable feedback regarding our current program. The ...

Free Cancer Screenings

December 11, 2018

Asian Human Services is providing FREE breast and cervical cancer screenings for uninsured women at four locations, including the following: 8800 Lockwood Avenue in Skokie...

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!

The Skokie Park District is on ice at the Skatium this winter! Click through to view and save the winter skating flyer featuring information about hockey classes and figure skat...

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...

Due to inclement weather on November 26th, the Community Forum has been rescheduled for January 9, 2019. Please join members of the Skokie School District 73.5 Board of Edu...

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...

Elizabeth Meyer School was featured in the October 2018 issue of the Learning By Design magazine of education design innovation and excellence. The Meyer Library earned an &quot...

Introducing the "Sneak Peek"

September 10, 2018

Check out the District 73.5 "Sneak Peek"! This NEW series of videos will give parents/guardians a sneak peek into our classrooms. The Sneak Peek will be posted in...