Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Every Child, Every Day, Whatever it Takes. 

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 is seeking a Principal for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Literary and Fine Arts School. The District seeks an innovative and progressive leader who will help “King Arts” continue to grow and thrive as a premier grade K-8 magnet school. King Arts is part of a nationally-recognized public school district that is committed to advancing and improving educational outcomes for all children by eliminating racial predictability and inequalities in achievement. As an equal opportunity employer, Evanston/Skokie School District 65 is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce to serve our schools and community. 

“King Arts” is one of two District 65 K-8 magnet schools who prides itself on its diversity, as well as being an inclusive and tight knit community of students, parents, guardians, teachers and administrators serving a student population of just under 600 students and just over 60 educators. The mission of King Arts is to provide all students with a dynamic educational experience that focuses on the fine and performing arts and emphasizes literature and writing. 

More information about the District and the King Arts School community is available at:

Application/Selection Procedure/Salary/Licensure: Individuals who wish to be considered for this position will complete an online BWP Applicant Data Form at

Application Deadline: April 13, 2020– Letters of application and other required materials must be received by BWP & Associates no later than April 13, 2020. The new Principal will officially assume this position on July 1, 2020. 

BWP search team: Dr. Debra Hill (847.204.0462) 

Leadership team: Dr. Heidi Wennstrom, Interim Superintendent and Ms. Beatrice Davis, Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources (No phone numbers listed since applicants are to contact Dr. Hill) 

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Evanston/Skokie School District 65 does not discriminate based on sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, familial status, or military status with regard to admission, access, treatment or employment.