Avoca In the News

This page provides an archive of  Avoca related articles that have been printed the local news papers and posted to online news sources.

2017-2018 NEWS ARCHIVE

May 2018
Notice of Public Hearing Amended Budget-5-10-18-Wilmette Beacon

April 2018
Wilmette student set to play violin at Carnegie Hall _ The Wilmette Beacon

March 2018
Avoca West students explore virtual communities _ The Glenview Lantern
Marie Murphy students show off science projects _ The Wilmette Beacon

February 2018
Notice of Intent-Notice of BINA Hrg-Beacon-2-1-2018
Avoca orchestra teacher hits a career high note-Wilmette Beacon-2-15-18

January 2018
Avoca West launches first elementary school Best Buddies chapter in state -The Winnetka Current
New Trier-area officials_ Flu not hitting local elementary schools — for now – Winnetka Talk

November 2017
Avoca School District 37 2017 Annual Statement-22nd Century Media-11-22-2017
Avoca Letter of Support_Edens Bridge-11-21-2017
World-wide cuisine, music highlight Marie Murphy event-Wilmette Beacon-11-16-17
District 37 adds partial land sale to Avoca Center option list – Wilmette Life
Glenview students win Winnetka-Northfield Library summer award-Winnetka Current-11-9-2017
North Shore Schools Soar Past State Average-Daily NorthShore-11-5-2017

October 2017
Request for Financial Contribution-Northfield Townhome Development-10-26-2017
Marie Murphy celebrates art in a big way-Wilmette Beacon-10-26-2017
Avoca orchestra students use talents for hurricane relief – Glenview Announcements

September 2017
Avoca Center Update-The Vision-Fall 2017 Annual Review
Avoca West Starts a BRAVE new school year-Wilmette Beacon-9-21-2017

August 2017
Notice of Public Hearing-Pioneer Press
Avoca’s Request for Impact Fees from 34 Unit Northfield Rental Development

July 2017
Avoca alumnus reflects on her theatre experience-Northlight Theater Blog-7/26/2017

2016-2017 NEWS ARCHIVE

June 2017
Avoca School District 37 placed on financial Recognition list by ISBE-North Cook News
Marie Murphy graduates contemplate future-Wilmette Beacon-6-28-17
Marie Murphy Science Olympiad Team Places 8th in Nation – Wilmette Life

May 2017
D-37 Says Goodbye to Board Members-Daily North Shore
Winning mother ’empowers female independence’- Mother’s Day Essay Contest-Wilmette Beacon
Marie Murphy Roots and Shoots Program Receives Mini-Grant for Monarch Project – Glenview Announcements
Marie Murphy student competes on Food Network’s Chopped Junior-Wilmette Beacon
Public Hearing Notice-Pupil Services-Pioneer Press

April 2017
All the right ingredients-Glenview Lantern
Northlight Theatre brings educational program to Marie Murphy-Winnetka Current
A Taste of France for Marie Murphy Students-Daily North Shore
Glenview 7th Grader on Chopped Junior-Daily North Shore
Innovation Grants Provide Opportunity for Enhanced Student Learning-Avoca Press Release
School, park, village board races on the line in Wilmette – Wilmette Life
Election Results-Daily North Shore
Election 2017-Gibori, Zelinsky, Taylor and Garbis win in Avoca 37-Wilmette Beacon
Apparent tie reported in District 37 race-Winnetka Talk
New Schedule for Wilmette D39-Daily North Shore

March 2017
Area students come together in song at Avoca concert-Wilmette Beacon
Kindergarten options revisited-Wilmette Beacon
WJHS Orchestra Left Behind in Proposed Schedule Change-Daily North Shore
Marie Murphy students participate in mock board meeting -Glenview Lantern
Avoca 37 School Board Candidates-Wilmette Beacon
Folk Night engages Avoca families in fun-filled fine arts experience- Wilmette Beacon

February 2017
Marie Murphy Science Team Rocks-Daily North Shore
Inspiration and Hope Rise through Voices of All Ages at the Avoca District Choral Concert – Glenview Announcements
Marie Murphy Students tackle Board of Education Roles at Mock Board Meeting – Glenview Announcements
Marie Murphy students participate in mock board meeting – Wilmette Beacon

January 2017
Avoca celebrates learning, collaboration, connections-Glenview Latern
Schools continue delivering well-rounded experience-Wilmette Beacon
Wilmette, Kenilworth voters will have contested, uncontested races on April 4-Wilmette Life
Avoca School District No. 37 Board Holds Open House to Discuss Status of Avoca Center-North Cook News
Things to Come 2017-Wilmette Beacon
Klezmer Band-Joyful Music-Wlimette Life
Avoca West Students Take Part in Read-a-Thon to Raise Funds for Innovation Grants – Glenview Announcements

December 2016
Avoca West students collect items to help those in need – Glenview Announcements
Avoca West Students Inspired to Help Homeless-Daily North Shore
Avoca board decides not to renovate Avoca Center-Pioneer Press
Avoca Center Rehab Off the Table-Daily North Shore

November 2016
Schools Officials Consider Options for Avoca Center-Daily North Shore
District 37 will take more time to decide fate of Avoca Central – Wilmette Life

October 2016
Avoca Board of Education Considering Options for Avoca Center-Pioneer Press
Meeting on Avoca Central’s future set for Wednesday – Wilmette Life
Avoca Center’s Future_ Sell or Renovate-Daily North Shore
Avoca School District 37’s 10th Annual Veteran’s Day Breakfast-Pioneer Press
Avoca District 37 officials make case for selling Avoca Center-Pioneer Press
State places Avoca SD 37 on ‘Financial Recognition’ list-North Cook News

September 2016
Avoca D-37 Seeks Board Candidates-Daily North Shore

July 2016
As PARCC test is ended for high schools, North Shore grade schools target it – Chicago Tribune
Northshore educators ask to drop PARCC for elementary students-Pioneer Press