Incoming Freshman Information Night

  • Evanston Township High School invites prospective eighth grade students and their families to attend Incoming Freshman Information Night (IFIN). Information Night is designed for "Future Wildkits" to gather information and to learn more about the high school and the transition process.

    Prospective students and their families will receive information about ETHS, review the freshman transition calendar of important events, and have an opportunity to participate in breakout sessions and activities, please see agenda below.

    This event is open to all prospective District 65, private/parochial, or home school 8th grade students and their families. No pre-registration is required. Incoming Freshman Information Night guests will need to have access to technology to participate in this event. 

     

    Incoming Freshman Information Night 

    November 2, 2022

    7:00 – 8:30pm

    ETHS Overview

    Specific sessions & times TBD

     

     

     Session 1

    • Freshman Schedule 
    • Private, Home School, & Transfer Transition 
    • Family Resources (parents/guardians) 
    • Student Connections: Talk with Current Wildkits (students only) 
    • Recursos del idioma español a cargo de la Enlace Latino de ETHS 
     

    Session 2

    • Freshman Schedule 
    • Private, Home School, & Transfer Transition 
    • Family Resources (parents/guardians) 
    • Student Connections: Talk with Current Wildkits (students only)
    • Recursos del idioma español a cargo de la Enlace Latino de ETHS
     
     
    Wildkit Welcome 

    Meet & greet with the ETHS principal, student and parent ambassadors, administrators, and staff to ask questions or learn more about clubs, activities, and the high school experience.

    Registration 

    Online enrollment may be completed and registration documents (residency & original birth certificate) may be dropped off in South Study Cafe during the evening. 

    Freshman Schedule 

    The purpose of this session is to generally inform parents about the freshman curriculum and provide an overview of what a student schedule may look like.  

    Private, Home School, and Transfer Transition

    The purpose of this session is to have a conversation to address the questions and concerns of families whose children have been educated in a private or home school setting. It will also explain the process for 8th grade families that are moving into District 202 from another area.

    Family Resources (parents/guardians) 

    In this session, parents/guardians will meet the team of counselors, and the academic advisor, social worker, psychologist, and dean who will be involved in problem solving and supporting families. Learn more about resources available to families and speak with members of the team and current ETHS parents/guardians to ask questions about the high school experience.

    Student Connections (students only) 

    In this session, incoming students will have the opportunity to hear from a panel of current Wildkits to learn more about clubs, activities, and the high school experience. 

    Recursos del idioma español a cargo de la Enlace Latino de ETHS 

Contact

  • New Student Transition Coordinator
    Alicia Hart
    (847) 424-7047
     
     
    Student Enrollment Specialist
    (847) 424-7915
     
     
    Office Location - Welcome Center, E112 Building Map
  • PLEASE NOTE – All public events at ETHS may be photographed and filmed. By entering the premises, you agree and understand that your image may appear in photographs and/or film promoting Evanston Township High School.