The first day of school is Wednesday, August 18. You will find information related to Glenbrook North's daily bell schedule, parent organizations, district and school departments, financial aid, food service, and special events.
2021 Distinguished Alumna Award
Beth Moses is Glenbrook North's 2021 Distinguished Alumna. She is a member of the class of 1987. Learn more about her accomplishments in science and space exploration.
2021 GBN Graduation
Graduation will take place June 6 at the Rosemont Theater. Streaming is avaiable for those who cannot attend the in-person event.
Destruction of Records
In accordance with Illinois statute, Glenbrook North and Glenbrook South High Schools will destroy temporary records for the classes of 2015 and 2016, on July 15, 2021. Learn how you can take possession of yout temporary records before the deadline.
49th Annual Senior Awards Ceremony 'Rise'
Glenbrook North is excited to recognize members of the class of 2021 who have made the most outstanding contributions to Glenbrook North this school year. The virtual event takes place May 27 at 7 p.m.
Final Exam Information
Second semester final exams will begin May 28 over the course of four days. Learn more about when your exam will take place.
Reminders Following Spring Break
Important information regarding the return from spring break and what to expect for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year.
The 2021 Illinois 5Essentials Parent/Guardian Survey is now open through April 2, 2021. This is an opportunity to share your thoughts on the important elements of school effectiveness in D225. Your participation will help us understand the conditions at D225 schools and guide improvement.
2021 Virtual Senior Art Show
The Glenbrook North High School Art Department celebrates the work of our senior art students in the “Virtual” Senior Art Show on Thursday, March 11, 2021.
2021 Distinguished Teacher of the Year Nominations
Glenbrook North students have the chance to recognize an exceptional teacher who has been especially supportive and motivating during the 2020-2021 school year. Nominate your teacher now through March 12.
Sophomore Registration Presentation
Current sophmore students who missed the 2021-2022 class regisistration presentation via zoom on February 1 can view the recording to prepare ahead of time when they meet with counselor's on February 3 and 4.
Welcome Class of 2025!
Glenbrook North High School hosted a virtual Incoming Freshman Curriculum night on January, 19. If you missed the event, you can still watch the recording.
The Addams Family
The 2021 Glenbrook Musical is The Addams Family! Auditions will begin in February.
Student Support Services
Information and access to grief support resources for our school community, including Text-a-Tip.
Welcome Class of 2025
Glenbrook North High School is excited to welcome the class of 2025! Learn more about starting your spartan journey through this year's virtual curriculum night.
Reminders for 2021
Reminders for 2021
Monday, January 4: School resumes
Tuesday, January 19: Second semester begins
Tuesday, January 19: We welcome students back to in-person learning
January 11-14: Semester exams
Virtual Winter Showcase Art Exhibit
For the first time, the annual GBN Winter Showcase Art Exhibit moves to a virtual platform. Learn more about the virtual celebration and how to view the artwork through the end of December.
Cross School Fitness Challenge
Freshman students have the opportunity to compete with other freshmen in a different school district as part of their class curriculum.
GBN 2020 College Report
Glenbrook North reported that 98 percent of the graduating class of 2020 is pursuing higher education this fall.
Summer school information
All summer school classes will be delivered in an E-Learning format. Only students that are hoping to add a class need to register. Due to a change in format, the cost for summer school courses is $250 per semester. Instructors will be in contact with further information. To register for summer school, or to be added to a waitlist, please email the summer school at email@example.com
Business students persevere from home during pandemic
The Incubator Entrepreneurship class held its fourth annual Pitch Night on Wednesday, May 19. However, instead of standing in front of an auditorium full of family and community members at the Northbrook Public Library, four teams held the “Shark Tank” style competition virtually this year.
Ms. Sheperd named 2020 Distinguished Teacher
Ms. Sheperd is always willing and excited to go the extra mile for her students. That’s why she was nominated by her entire AP U.S. History class for the 2020 Glenbrook North Parents’ Association’s Distinguished Teacher Award.
Check out our virtual graduation ceremony and commencement speeches.
Virtual Spring Art Show
We hope that you enjoy this digital celebration of the second semester. Additionally, the Art Faculty will be available from 3:30 to 4 p.m. May 12 to talk to students and parents about the virtual exhibit.
This website will serve as the centralized hub for general information while we conduct E-Learning days.
GBN Principal search survey
The Glenbrook High School District 225 district leadership team invites the school community to provide input to assist with the search for the next principal of Glenbrook North High School by participating in an online survey.
Kids 4 the Cure Club makes a difference
At its meeting on January 27, the Board recognized the GBN Kids 4 the Cure Club, known for its efforts to raise cancer awareness. The students are driven by their desire to make a difference in the lives of families that face cancer.
Students start life saving club at GBN
Two GBN students gave up celebrating their Bat Mitzvah and instead used that money to donate to Save A Child’s Heart Foundation, which provides life-saving heart surgery for children who can't afford to receive care in their country of origin. Their donation helped save the lives of two Ethiopian girls. But thet two wanted to expand on that and started a club at GBN that now has 45 members.
GBN seniors sign on to college athletics
It was College Signing Day at Glenbrook North May 1. College Signing Day is also a chance for seniors to wear a shirt from the school they plan to attend or the branch of service they plan to serve. Teachers and staff also displayed their college pride. These 11 senior athletes will be taking their talents to universities across the country:
GBN Model UN wins on global stage
The GBN Model UN team of nine students that traveled to New York City for the National High School Model United Nations Conference is small but mighty. The first time competing on the world stage, the group earned a remarkable Third Place. But was more fulfilling to them was filling the seats of world leaders.
State speech champ breaks norm at contest
Glenbrook North senior Erin Rosenfeld could be the first deaf and hard-of-hearing student to win a state Speech Team title. She’s also the first one in 22 years at GBN to win a state speech title. But it’s not those accomplishments that set her apart.
Students enjoyed learning how to crochet, program a computer, make balloon animals, cook, try improv with Second City and ballroom dance with the Fred Astaire Studio at Glenbrook North’s fifth annual Spartans Connect workshop.
New courses proposed for 2019-20 school year
On Monday, January 14, the Glenbrook High School District 225 Board of Education reviewed new courses and modifications recommended by the administration for the 2019-20 school year.
Titans aim to boost self-sustainability abroad
Students took initiative this winter by helping out a non-profit organization that aims to nationally spread bracelets, known as pulseras in Spanish, and bags, known as bolsas, which are made by people in Nicaragua and Guatemala.
District 225 adopts estimated property tax levy
On November 12, the Glenbrook High School District 225 Board of Education approved its levy request for 2018 property taxes to support district operations in the amount of $109,945,711. This levy request represents an increase of 4.4 percent, over last year’s property tax revenue. The percentage increase is based on a 2.1 percent increase for inflation as determined by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), along with a 2.3 percent estimate to capture new property growth within the tax base.
2018 College Report
Glenbrook North reported that 97 percent of the graduating class of 2018 is pursuing higher education this fall at 145 institutions.
Alumna recalls experience farming Panama jungle
Anyone who knew Harper Simpson in high school knew she would make the world a better place.
“Almost from the very start I could see that Harper is the kind of person for whom rivers of passion and concern for others run deep,” said her Humanities teacher, Ms. Galson.
Sisters take the stage of 'Flight'
The lights rose slowly, and two silhouettes stood shrouded in shadow. The Eydelman sisters were ready to perform in Glenbrook North’s 2018 Variety show, “Flight.”
E Day: Celebrating the magic number
The Math Department hosted Explore Math Day (E Day) on Feb. 7, 2018 – the calendar date equivalent of mathematical constant 2.718.