Evening High School

General Information

Students who are not currently enrolled in a regular daytime high school program may obtain a high school diploma by attending evening classes at Maine South High School.

• Smaller class sizes allow for more individualized instruction
• Classes are typically held two times each week from 5:45 to 9:45 p.m., on Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays at Maine South High School. However, due to COVID-19, classes may be held online.


• Resident of Evanston, Maine, Northfield, or Niles Township
• 17 years of age or older; call a counselor for further information.
• Not presently enrolled in a regular daytime high school program
• Evanston, Maine and Niles residents: Apply to your high school principal for special permission to enroll.

Admission Procedures

Call the Evening High School office at Maine South, 847-825-7719 from 6 to 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday, to set up an appointment (beginning the second week of August). During daytime hours, call Tim Pappageorge at Maine West, 847-827-6176 (ext. 5739) or the Adult Education Department at 847-635-1426.

Cost: Classes are $12 each (books available on free loan).

Oakton Community College is committed to equal access to educational opportunities for students with disabilities. To request disability accommodations, contact Teresa O’Sullivan at 847.635.1759.


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