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Tuesday, December 6, 2022 - Gold Day 

Google Slide announcements

  • GBN Theater presents Rumors, a farce by Neil Simon. Shows are at 7:00 p.m. on December 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th and will be held in the Sheely Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at showtix4u.com. Students with an activity pass can get one complimentary ticket by visiting the student activities office! 

  • EAT AT CULVERS TODAY, Tuesday, December 6th from 10 am - 10 pm. Remember how excited you were when Culvers was built in Northbrook? Well, when was the last time you ate there? Order a concrete mixer, maybe just some cheese curds or a butter burger? Anything you order while you MENTION PARKINSON'S OR SPARTAN MEDICAL CLUB will help our cause. Eat as often as you like, but mention us more on Tuesday, December 6th!! Plan ahead!

  • GBN Theater presents Rumors, a farce by Neil Simon. Shows are at 7:00 p.m. on December 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th and will be held in the Sheely Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at showtix4u.com. Students with an activity pass can get one complimentary ticket by visiting the student activities office! 

  • Hey Snowball! If you attended the Operation Snowball retreat a few weeks ago, please join us for a reunion TOMORROW, Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30 pm in the student cafeteria. Don't miss this opportunity to reconnect with friends from the retreat, have some fun, and learn how to continue staying involved with Operation Snowball! Check your school email for additional information and a sign-up form. 

  • What the hecka? Deca’s doing a community BINGO event! Join GBN DECA to help raise money for the CURED Foundation’s for rare Eosinophilic Diseases on Sunday, December 11th, from 1-4 PM. Come to the ticket booth to buy a ticket which includes 5 bingo cards! 

  • SENIORS! SENIORS! Attention all seniors, Senior Class Board is inviting you to a Gingerbread House Making Contest on Wednesday, December 14th from 7:30 to 8:30 PM in the GBN Cafeteria! Sign up in pairs of two or more using a Google Form link found in your email. The signup deadline is Wednesday, December 7th. See you there Seniors!

  • Hey Spartans! During your Block 3 lunch passing periods this week, make sure to stop by the entrance of the SAC to play Minute to Win it! Winners will be given a chance to receive a prize!

  • WORLD CUUUP, WORLD CUUUP, WORLD CUUUP, WORLD CUP! Congrats to the team of seniors Tal Yedlin/Aiden Siegal and sophomore Lucas Wilzscek for guessing 12 of the 16 teams to advance out of the Group Stage of the World Cup! Stop by the Social Studies Resource Center starting Thursday to pick winners for the Quarterfinals using the QR code!

  • Hey GBN! Environmental Club is hosting a screening of Breaking Boundaries TODAY after school in room B127. Grab a friend and join us for snacks and the science of our planet. All are welcome, no previous experience in the club is necessary.

  • Hey Spartans! GBN’s Gender-Sexuality Alliance or GSA will be meeting after school on Wednesday, December 7th in room C112, the culinary room, to bake cookies for our upcoming bake sale. If you’re a returning member or if it’s your first time stopping by, all are welcome! See you Wednesday!

Monday, December 5, 2022 - Green Day 

Google Slide announcements

  • EAT AT CULVERS on Tuesday, December 6th from 10 am - 10 pm. Remember how excited you were when Culvers was built in Northbrook? Well, when was the last time you ate there? Order a concrete mixer, maybe just some cheese curds or a butter burger? Anything you order while you MENTION PARKINSON'S OR SPARTAN MEDICAL CLUB will help our cause. Eat as often as you like, but mention us more on Tuesday, December 6th!! Plan ahead!

  • GBN Theater presents Rumors, a farce by Neil Simon. Shows are at 7:00 p.m. on December 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th and will be held in the Sheely Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at showtix4u.com. Students with an activity pass can get one complimentary ticket by visiting the student activities office! 

  • Hey Snowball! If you attended the Operation Snowball retreat a few weeks ago, please join us for a reunion on Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30 pm in the student cafeteria. Don't miss this opportunity to reconnect with friends from the retreat, have some fun, and learn how to continue staying involved with Operation Snowball! Check your school email for additional information and a sign-up form. 

  • What the hecka? Deca’s doing a community BINGO event! Join GBN DECA to help raise money for the CURED Foundation’s for rare Eosinophilic Diseases on Sunday, December 11th, from 1-4 PM. Come to the ticket booth to buy a ticket which includes 5 bingo cards! 

  • SENIORS! SENIORS! Attention all seniors, Senior Class Board is inviting you to a Gingerbread House Making Contest on Wednesday, December 14th from 7:30 to 8:30 PM in the GBN Cafeteria! Sign up in pairs of two or more using a Google Form link found in your email. The signup deadline is Wednesday, December 7th. See you there Seniors!

  • Hey, spartans! Are you looking to get in some volunteer hours? Do you like working with kids? If so, join the After-School All-stars. Our next field trip will be after school on Wednesday, December 7th! More information is on Google Classroom - the code can be found on flyers and TVs around the school.

  • Close pins with “Happy Holidays” written on them will be subtly attached to some staff and student’s bags, coats, etc.. If you get “pinned,” you are encouraged to pass it on to another person and continue the chain. A simple way to spread holiday cheer!

  • Hey GBN! Environmental Club is hosting a screening of Breaking Boundaries tomorrow after school in room B127. Grab a friend and join us for snacks and the science of our planet. All are welcome, no previous experience in the club is necessary.

  • Hey Spartans! GBN’s Gender-Sexuality Alliance or GSA will be meeting after school on Wednesday, December 7th in room C112, the culinary room, to bake cookies for our upcoming bake sale. If you’re a returning member or if it’s your first time stopping by, all are welcome! See you Wednesday!

Friday, December 2, 2022 - Gold Day 

Google Slide announcements

  • EAT AT CULVERS on Tuesday, December 6th from 10 am - 10 pm. Remember how excited you were when Culvers was built in Northbrook? Well, when was the last time you ate there? Order a concrete mixer, maybe just some cheese curds or a butter burger? Anything you order while you MENTION PARKINSON'S OR SPARTAN MEDICAL CLUB will help our cause. Eat as often as you like, but mention us more on Tuesday, December 6th!! Plan ahead!

  • GBN's club GIRL UP is holding a bake sale today, Friday, December 2nd in the SA hallway. All items will be delicious and one dollar. Proceeds will go toward care packages for survivors of assault served through the Zaccarias Center. Help support a great cause! 

  • Hey Snowball! If you attended the Operation Snowball retreat a few weeks ago, please join us for a reunion on Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30pm in the student cafeteria. Don't miss this opportunity to reconnect with friends from the retreat, have some fun, and learn how to continue staying involved with Operation Snowball! Check your school email for additional information and a sign-up form. 

  • What the hecka? Deca’s doing a community BINGO event! Join GBN DECA to help raise money for the CURED Foundation’s for rare Eosinophilic Diseases on Sunday, December 11th, from 1-4 PM. Find our flyers around school and scan the QR code to buy a ticket today! 

  • Today, during block 2 at 10:15 AM all juniors will be dismissed from your classroom to meet with your respective counselor to discuss Naviance and the college selection process. Please report to your designated meeting room.

  • There will be another ping-pong meeting on Friday, December 2nd.  If you would like to join us please stop by the cafeteria after school.

  • SENIORS! SENIORS! Attention all seniors, Senior Class Board is inviting you to a Gingerbread House Making Contest on Wednesday, December 14th from 7:30 to 8:30 PM in the GBN Cafeteria! Sign up in pairs of two or more using a Google Form link found in your email. The signup deadline is Wednesday, December 7th. See you there Seniors!

  • Hey spartans! Are you looking to get in some volunteer hours? Do you like working with kids? If so, join the After-School All-stars. Our next field trip will be after school on Wednesday, December 7th! More information is on Google Classroom - the code can be found on flyers and TVs around the school.

  • In celebration of the holiday season, next week is the first week of our Winter Weeks! Make sure to watch for updates and reminders about planned activities through @gbn_studentactivities on Instagram, and listen in on morning announcements throughout the week. 

  • Hey Spartans! The Environmental Club is meeting the next TWO Tuesdays! Keep your eyes and ears open for more details. No previous club experience is necessary. Come join us in B127!

  • Spartan of the Week

Freshman: Elisheva Jiang

Sophomore: Jack Weinberg

Junior: Shon Ginzburg

Senior: Emily Cullinan

Staff: Mr. Carr in Science

 

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - Green Day 

Google Slide announcements

  • The Spartan Medical club invites you to come to listen to our guest speaker, Dr. Jennifer Rubin, a pediatric neurologist at Lurie Children's Hospital. If you have wanted to know how your brain works and what it takes to study the young mind, please join us TOMORROW, Friday, December 2nd @ 7:15 am in the Little Theater. 

  • EAT AT CULVERS on Tuesday, December 6th from 10 am - 10 pm. Remember how excited you were when Culvers was built in Northbrook? Well, when was the last time you ate there? Order a concrete mixer, maybe just some cheese curds or a butter burger? Anything you order while you MENTION PARKINSON'S OR SPARTAN MEDICAL CLUB will help our cause. Eat as often as you like, but mention us more on Tuesday, December 6th!! Plan ahead!

  • SENIORS!!!  Have you been waiting to be a part of the Senior Number in V-Show?!?!  The time has come!  If you are interested, please sign up using the google form link listed on the flyers or scan the QR code. You must fill out the form by 3 pm, Friday, December 9th.  Follow the example when completing the form. If you have any questions, see a Senior Pommer or Mrs. Temple in special education.

  • GBN Theater presents Rumors, a farce by Neil Simon. Shows are at 7:00 p.m. on December 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th and will be held in the Sheely Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at showtix4u.com. Students with an activity pass can get one complimentary ticket by visiting the student activities office! 

  • GBN's club GIRL UP is holding a bake sale this Friday, December 2nd in the SA hallway. All items will be delicious and one dollar. Proceeds will go toward care packages for survivors of assault served through the Zaccarias Center. Help support a great cause! 

  • Hey Snowball! If you attended the Operation Snowball retreat a few weeks ago, please join us for a reunion on Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30pm in the student cafeteria. Don't miss this opportunity to reconnect with friends from the retreat, have some fun, and learn how to continue staying involved with Operation Snowball! Check your school email for additional information and a sign-up form. 

  • NAHS will have a meeting after school Tuesday 12/6 in room c123.  

  • There will be another ping-pong meeting on Friday, December 2nd.  If you would like to join us please stop by the cafeteria after school.

 

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - Gold Day 

Google Slide announcements

  • GBN Theater presents Rumors, a farce by Neil Simon. Shows are at 7:00 p.m. on December 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th and will be held in the Sheely Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at showtix4u.com. Students with an activity pass can get one complimentary ticket by visiting the student activities office!

  • Hey, spartans!!! Interested in learning more about the challenges facing the world and how to solve them? Want to see diplomacy in action? Are you ready to be the change you want to see in the world? GBN's Model UN is looking for you! Join us in room A260 after school on Wednesday!

  • The Spartan Medical club invites you to come to listen to our guest speaker, Dr. Jennifer Rubin, a pediatric neurologist at Lurie Children's Hospital. If you have wanted to know how your brain works and what it takes to study the young mind, please join us on Friday, December 2nd @ 7:15 am in the Little Theater. 

  • EAT AT CULVERS on Tuesday, December 6th from 10 am - 10 pm. Remember how excited you were when Culvers was built in Northbrook? Well, when was the last time you ate there? Order a concrete mixer, maybe just some cheese curds or a butter burger? Anything you order while you MENTION PARKINSON'S OR SPARTAN MEDICAL CLUB will help our cause. Eat as often as you like, but mention us more on Tuesday, December 6th!! Plan ahead!

  • SENIORS!!!  Have you been waiting to be a part of the Senior Number in V-Show?!?!  The time has come!  If you are interested, please sign up using the google form link listed on the flyers or scan the QR code. You must fill out the form by 3 pm, Friday, December 9th.  Follow the example when completing the form. If you have any questions, see a Senior Pommer or Mrs. Temple in special education.

  • Love movies? Come enjoy snacks and talk about Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom with The Film Studies Club on Thursday, December 1st, after school in the library. All are welcome!

  • If you're interested in a club where you can have fun, do fun activities, socialize, and learn more about Latino and Spanish Culture, join Unidos! Come be a part of this new club TODAY in room A 256 at 3:20 pm. All students are welcome. We hope to see you there!

  • Do you like food? Talking to your friends? Meeting Jewish kids just like you? Come past room A258 after school at 3:30 this Wednesday to join Israeli Culture Club!! Hope to see you there.  All students and all perspectives are welcome! 

  • GBN's club GIRL UP is holding a bake sale this Friday, December 2nd in the SA hallway. All items will be delicious and one dollar. Proceeds will go toward care packages for survivors of assault served through the Zaccarias Center. Help support a great cause! 

  • Hey Snowball! If you attended the Operation Snowball retreat a few weeks ago, please join us for a reunion on Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30pm in the student cafeteria. Don't miss this opportunity to reconnect with friends from the retreat, have some fun, and learn how to continue staying involved with Operation Snowball! Check your school email for additional information and a sign-up form.