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Tuesday, February 27, 2024 - Gold Day

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  • Glenbrook North Band presents Turnabout 2024, Enchanted! Come join us for a night full of live entertainment and activities! This year’s Turnabout dance will take place on Saturday, March 16th in the competition gym. This is an ALL-SCHOOL DANCE. The dance will start at 7:30 pm and end at 10pm and students will be required to be present from 8:30-9:30 pm. Tickets will officially be on sale in the bookstore February 28th - March 13th. Tickets will be $20 with an activity pass, $25 without an activity pass, and $40 at the door! Don’t forget to save your Turnabout ticket receipt for a free entry to our raffle prize! The raffle will be held the week before Turnabout next to the Bookstore. Students inviting a non-GBN student must complete a guest form and turn it into the Dean’s Office. 

  • Today is Team Tuesday for Relay for Life! Are you signed up for Relay yet? What are you waiting for? Come by the Relay table in the Bookstore during any lunch today to find out how to join or start a team. By signing up for the Relay event or winning our daily game, you can earn raffle tickets for our end-of-the-week raffle.

  • TODAY during all lunches, Orchesis and Poms will be having a joint, massive, huge, extremely large bake sale right outside the student cafeteria to raise funds for their upcoming trip. You will not want to forget your cash....thank you in advance for your support!

  • Operation Snowball will be meeting on Thursday morning at 7:30 in room F214. Operation Snowball is a club dedicated to promoting healthy decision-making, mental health awareness, and a positive community at GBN. All students are welcome to join! Contact Mr. Edison, Mr. Sullivan, or Mrs. Tripple for more information. 

  • Attention Juniors: If you are interested in running for S.A. Board for the 24-25 school year, join us for a mandatory meeting on Friday, March 1st at 7:15 am in the Green & Gold Conference Room. To be eligible to run for SA Board, you must have one full year of Class Board experience.

  • Do you want to learn about and celebrate Latino and Hispanic culture, or join GBN's Chicano College Bowl team? Join Unidos! We learn about a Latin American country every meeting, play games, and study for a college bowl competition at the end of the year. We meet in room A258 every Tuesday after school.  Snacks will be provided. All are welcome!

Monday, February 26, 2024 - Green Day

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  • Do you want to take part in the future of Northbrook? Are you wanting to learn more about how local government works? Well, this is your chance because Village of Northbrook Trustee Johannah Hebl will be coming to GBN today after school in the Library to talk about Village of Northbrook politics. Come join Current Events Club to engage in a lively discussion about our home of Northbrook. Food will be provided, if you have any questions come see Mr. Cipolla in the SSRC.

  • Support Spartan Service Club by Dining at Culver's ALL DAY TODAY!  Just mention the Spartan Service Club Fundraiser when you dine in, drive through, or carry out!

  • Today is Mission Monday for Relay for Life! Did you know that more than 15.5 million Americans have or have had cancer? If you want to show your support for the fight against cancer or find out what you can do to help, stop by the Relay table in the bookstore hallway during all three lunches. By signing up for the Relay event or winning our daily game, you can earn raffle tickets for our end-of-the-week raffle.

  • This Tuesday during all lunches, Orchesis and Poms will be having a joint, massive, huge, extremely large bake sale right outside the student cafeteria to raise funds for their upcoming trip. You will not want to forget your cash on Tuesday....thank you in advance for your support!

  • Black History Month Quote of the Day! ​​"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."— Barack Obama

 

Friday, February 23, 2024 - Gold Day 

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  • Auditions for the 2024 Glenbrook Musical "The Prom" are next week on Tuesday, February 27th at GBN and Thursday, February 29th at GBS! Callbacks by invitation will take place on Friday, March 1st at GBN! We need actors, singers and dancers for this fun-filled, high-energy show! All audition information can be found at www.gbntheatre.com. Questions? See Mr. Broeker or Mr. Davidson! 

  • Auditioning for "The Prom?" Join us for an audition workshop on Monday, February 26th after school in the choir room! We will review the vocal cuts and the audition dances as well as answer any questions about the audition process! We hope to see you there! 

  • Do you want to take part in the future of Northbrook? Are you wanting to learn more about how local government works? Well, this is your chance because Village of Northbrook Trustee Johannah Hebl will be coming to GBN on Monday, February 26th after school in the Library to talk about Village of Northbrook politics. Come join Current Events Club to engage in a lively discussion about our home of Northbrook. Food will be provided, if you have any questions come see Mr. Cipolla in the SSRC.

  • This message is for all students! This is your chance to recognize an exceptional teacher who has been especially supportive and motivating this year. The Glenbrook North Parents' Association is pleased to announce the annual Distinguished Teacher Award which will be given to an outstanding teacher at the 2024 GBN Awards Assembly.  Please see the GBN website for information on how to turn in your nomination. Nominations are due March 21st.

  • Support Spartan Service Club by Dining at Culver's ALL DAY on Monday!  Just mention the Spartan Service Club Fundraiser when you dine in, drive through, or carry out!

  •  In 2024, 2,001,140 new cancer cases are projected to occur in just the United States. This is why it is so important that we do whatever we can to battle the disease. Relay for Life is an organization with the hopes of helping that fight - by raising money for the American Cancer Society. Though the Relay for Life event takes place in June, Relay is hosting its big Kick Off week starting on Monday. Join Relay representatives at their table in the bookstore hallway during all three lunches next week. Each day will have different games and events, as well as information about how to sign up for the Relay for Life event. Together, we can light up the night and finish the fight against cancer!

  • Spartan of the Week

Freshman: Paige Giannoulias

Sophomore: Ellie Fuller

Junior: Sunehri Patel

Senior: Karsten Konstant

Staff: Mrs. Panzer in the Main Office

Thursday, February 22, 2024 - Green Day

 

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  • Glenbrook North Band presents Turnabout 2024, Enchanted! Come join us for a night full of live entertainment and activities! This year’s Turnabout dance will take place on Saturday, March 16th in the competition gym. This is an ALL-SCHOOL DANCE. The dance will start at 7:30 pm and end at 10pm and students will be required to be present from 8:30-9:30 pm. Tickets will officially be on sale in the bookstorefrom February 28th - March 13th. Tickets will be $20 with an activity pass, $25 without an activity pass, and $40 at the door! Don’t forget to save your Turnabout ticket receipt for a free entry to our raffle prize! The raffle will be held the week before Turnabout next to the Bookstore. Students inviting a non-GBN student guest must complete a guest form and turn it in to the Dean’s Office. 

  • Auditions for the 2024 Glenbrook Musical "The Prom" are next week on Tuesday, February 27th at GBN and Thursday, February 29th at GBS! Callbacks by invitation will take place on Friday, March 1st at GBN! We need actors, singers and dancers for this fun-filled, high-energy show! All audition information can be found at www.gbntheatre.com. Questions? See Mr. Broeker or Mr. Davidson! 

  • Auditioning for "The Prom?" Join us for an audition workshop on Monday, February 26th after school in the choir room! We will review the vocal cuts and the audition dances as well as answer any questions about the audition process! We hope to see you there! 

  • Do you want to take part in the future of Northbrook? Are you wanting to learn more about how local government works? Well, this is your chance because Village of Northbrook Trustee Johannah Hebl will be coming to GBN on Monday, February 26th after school in the Library to talk about Village of Northbrook politics. Come join Current Events Club to engage in a lively discussion about our home of Northbrook. Food will be provided, if you have any questions come see Mr. Cipolla in the SSRC.

  • This message is for all students! This is your chance to recognize an exceptional teacher who has been especially supportive and motivating this year. The Glenbrook North Parents' Association is pleased to announce the annual Distinguished Teacher Award which will be given to an outstanding teacher at the 2024 GBN Awards Assembly.  Please see the GBN website for information on how to turn in your nomination. Nominations are due March 21st.

  • Peer Mentors, don't forget your first disability awareness meeting is today during your lunch in the Spartan Conference room. See Mrs. Cohen prior to the meeting if you have a conflict.

  • Black History Month Quote of the Day! "If they don't give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair."— Shirley Chisholm

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 - Gold Day

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  • Anyone interested in being a part of the boy's lacrosse family should attend our season meeting.  We will meet today, at 3:15 in the little theater.  If you have any questions, see Coach Geo in PE.

  • Glenbrook North Band presents Turnabout 2024, Enchanted! Come join us for a night full of live entertainment and activities! This year’s Turnabout dance will take place on Saturday, March 16th in the competition gym. This is an ALL-SCHOOL DANCE. The dance will start at 7:30 pm and end at 10pm and students will be required to be present from 8:30-9:30 pm. Tickets will officially be on sale in the bookstore  February 28th - March 13th. Tickets will be $20 with an activity pass, $25 without an activity pass, and $40 at the door! Don’t forget to save your Turnabout ticket receipt for a free entry to our raffle prize! The raffle will be held the week before Turnabout next to the Bookstore. Students inviting a non-GBN student guest must complete a guest form and turn it in to the Dean’s Office. 

  • Auditions for the 2024 Glenbrook Musical "The Prom" are next week on Tuesday, February 27th at GBN and Thursday, February 29th at GBS! Callbacks by invitation will take place on Friday, March 1st at GBN! We need actors, singers and dancers for this fun-filled, high-energy show! All audition information can be found at www.gbntheatre.com. Questions? See Mr. Broeker or Mr. Davidson! 

  • Auditioning for "The Prom?" Join us for an audition workshop on Monday, February 26th after school in the choir room! We will review the vocal cuts and the audition dances as well as answer any questions about the audition process! We hope to see you there! 

  • Do you want to take part in the future of Northbrook? Are you wanting to learn more about how local government works? Well, this is your chance because Village of Northbrook Trustee Johannah Hebl will be coming to GBN on Monday, February 26th after school in the Library to talk about Village of Northbrook politics. Come join Current Events Club to engage in a lively discussion about our home of Northbrook. Food will be provided, if you have any questions come see Mr. Cipolla in the SSRC.

  • This message is for all students! This is your chance to recognize an exceptional teacher who has been especially supportive and motivating this year. The Glenbrook North Parents' Association is pleased to announce the annual Distinguished Teacher Award which will be given to an outstanding teacher at the 2024 GBN Awards Assembly.  Please see the GBN website for information on how to turn in your nomination. Nominations are due March 21st.