Section 1-General Information

The 2017-18 Parent-Student Handbook for Northbrook Junior High is a summary of information, as well as procedures and policies governing District 28. The complete set of Board policies may be accessed here or is available upon request at the District Office (1475 Maple Avenue, Northbrook).
 
This handbook may be amended during the school year without notice if the Board and/or Administration determine that a change in policies, practices, or procedures is warranted.

District Office 
1475 Maple Avenue, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-7900
 

Dr. Larry Hewitt, Superintendent
Dr. Kristin Raitzer, Assistant Superintendent
Dr. Rosanne Dwyer, Director of Student Services
Stephanie Smith, Director of Learning
Jessica Donato, Chief School Business Official
Terry Ryan, APR, Communications Coordinator
Dr. Jenna Duffy, Elementary Assistant Director of Student Services (Office at Westmoor)


Northbrook Jr. High 
1475 Maple Avenue, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-7920


Dr. Scott Meek, Principal
Christine Lake, Assistant Principal
Dr. Heather Schultz, Assistant Director for Student Services
Sharon Gail, School Secretary
Lisa Tenuta, School Assistant Secretary
Debby Morris, School Nurse


2016-17 School Calendar
(Download a printable version)
AUGUST

21 Monday
Prof Development Day (NO SCHOOL)

22 Tuesday
School Begins –Full day of School

SEPTEMBER
1 Friday
Half Day of School

4 Monday
Labor Day (NO SCHOOL)

21 Thursday
Rosh HaShanah (NO SCHOOL)

OCTOBER

9 Monday
Columbus Day (SCHOOL IN SESSION)

18 Wednesday

Full Day of School
Parent/Teacher Conference (K-5)

19 Thursday
Half Day of School
Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences

20 Friday
Teacher Institute Day
(NO SCHOOL-All students)

NOVEMBER

20-21 Monday-Tuesday
Parent/Teacher Conferences (NO SCHOOL)
Elementary School Institute Days (NO SCHOOL)

22-24 Wednesday-Friday
Thanksgiving Recess (NO SCHOOL)

DECEMBER
25 Monday
Winter Recess Begins



JANUARY
8 Monday
School Reopens

15 Monday
Dr. Martin Luther King’s Birthday
(NO SCHOOL)

FEBRUARY
14 Wednesday
Full Day of School
Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences (K-5)

15 Thursday
Half Day of School
Afternoon/Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences (K-5)

16 Friday
NBJH Teacher Institute
(NO SCHOOL)

19 Monday
Presidents’ Day (NO SCHOOL) Evening

MARCH
5 Monday
Professional Development Day
(NO SCHOOL) 

26 Monday
Spring Recess Begins

APRIL
2 Monday
School reopens

20 Friday
Half Day of School

Afternoon Professional Development Day

MAY
28 Monday
Memorial Day (NO SCHOOL)

JUNE
4 Monday
TENTATIVE Last Day of School
Last Full Day of School
(Without 10 emergency days)