• Board Vacancy Information

    Candance Chow, Board Member, submitted her resignation, effective February 10, 2020.

    To fill the vacancy, the Board of Education is seeking applicants from across the District 65 community. In order to be eligible to serve, a school board member must be a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age, a registered voter, and resident of the State of Illinois and Evanston/Skokie School District 65 for at least one year.

    Members of the board are required to attend meetings, typically held twice per month on Mondays beginning at 6pm. Click here to view the 2019-2020 meeting schedule.

    The applicant selected will be announced at the March 23, 2020 Regular Board Meeting.

    The term of the appointed board member will run until the April 2021 election.


    Application Information 

    To apply for the vacancy, interested residents must submit a current resume and complete an application. Applications can be submitted online or paper copies are available at the JEH Education Center (1500 McDaniel Avenue, Evanston). Interviews will be held March 16-17.

    Online Application for Board Vacancy


    Application Submission
    Applications may be submitted online or via email to qureshia@district65.net, by mail, or in person to the attention of Adeela Qureshi at 1500 McDaniel Avenue, Evanston IL 60201. Completed applications must be submitted no later than Wednesday, February 26, at 5pm to be considered.

    For questions or additional information, please contact Adeela Qureshi at (847) 859-8111 or via email at qureshia@district65.net