High School Transition Info

Recap of Parent Information Night

On Nov. 7, Principal Dr. Scott Meek and representatives from Glenbrook North provided an overview of how to plan for a successful transition from junior high to high school. They discussed an overview for freshman course placement. View the complete presentation here.

Important dates

Jan. 10, 2018 -- GBN Assistant Principal Eric Etherton meets with students at NBJH, 10:15-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 18, 2018 -- GBN Academic Curriculum Meeting for parents and students at GBN, 6:30 p.m.
Jan. 18, 2018 -- Request for change in course level placement forms will be available in the NBJH office
Jan. 29, 2018 -- Bus trip to GBN for eighth-graders. Counselors meet with students individually to review and accept course registration; ID photos are taken; and tour of school led by peer group leaders
Jan. 31, 2018 -- Deadline for submitting Request for Change in Course Level Placement forms to GBN Instructional Supervisors
Feb. 8, 2018 -- Activities/Athletics Night for parents and students at GBN, 6:45 p.m. 
Feb. 5-12, 2018 -- Content area appeals tests after school at GBN
May 2018 -- Make an appointment to get a physical exam for GBN after the fourth week of May