Jane Stenson is one of three elementary schools in Skokie School District 68. Approximately 300 students from…More kindergarten through 5th grade attend the school.
The school was named after Jane Stenson, principal of Skokie's first school, Sharp Corner Schools, in 1929. Stenson worked 40 years at Sharp Corner Schools and was recognized as a leader in education and the community. The school has been at its current location since 1953.
The school is also located next to Sequoya Park which is used by many of the children as their playground during recess.
Devonshire School 9040 Kostner Ave, Skokie, IL60076 Located in the middle of a quiet residential neighborhood, Devonshire School serves children from kindergarten through…More the fifth grade. Headed by Principal R. Needlman, the school is part of District 68 and is among the few schools in Illinois to have received a distinguished school rating of 8 out of 10 by the Great Schools Foundation.
McCracken Middle School 8000 E Prairie Rd, Skokie, IL60076 Originally called Oakview Junior High School, Oliver McCracken Middle School was renamed after Dr. McCracken, who served…More as the school's principal in 1961 and eventually left to become district superintendent. The school enrolls students in sixth through eighth grades. McCracken students go on to attend Niles North High School.
Niles Township High School District 219 serves more than 4,800 students from Lincolnwood, Skokie and parts of…More Morton Grove and Niles. This large school features expansive athletic facilities and an impressive suite of media equipment, allowing students to create web-based television and other broadcasts. Summer school is also offered.
The school has a bit of a storied history, having been featured in the movies "Sixteen Candles" and "Risky Business."
Once a small schoolhouse with less than 100 children, East Prairie School has grown into a school with more than 400…More students. The school has been at its current location since 1956, and has seen several additions added as the school has grown over the years.
East Prairie enrolls students from kindergarten through the eighth grade and the kids are offered a wide variety of extracurricular activities such as band, chorus, athletics, computer club and year book club, to name a few.
The schools Web site also has a variety of features for parents to use such as a "homework blog," a forum and a calendar for events.
Originally established in 1978 for research and professional education, Knowledge Systems Institute has…More expanded beyond it's former scope, purpose and design. Responding to the needs of the business and engineering community, founder Dr. Shi-Kuo Chang developed KSI into a graduate school. Today, the school is dedicated to training professionals to solve complex problems in science, business and engineering.
KSI is a fully accredited, degree granting graduate school of computer and information sciences.
Arie Crown Hebrew Day School 4600 Main St, Skokie, IL60076 For more than 60 years, Arie Crown Hebrew Day School has been providing quality general and Jewish studies education for…More Chicago area youth, instilling within them a strong sense of Jewish pride. Graduates often go on to attend quality Jewish high schools, universities and yeshivot around the world. Arie Crown provides education from early childhood to grade eight.
Cheder Lubavitch Hebrew Day School was founded in 1979 with only five students. It now offers separate programs for…More boys and girls between pre-kindergarten and 8th grade. All Jewish children are welcome and scholarships are available.