North Shore Country Day School
|Tom's Blog – "School Matters"|
One of the most gratifying aspects of working in an independent school is the clear sense from all involved – students, faculty and staff, parents – that what happens during school matters. [Read Tom's Blog]
|Holocaust Tour Invitation |
The North Shore Multicultural Affairs Committee invites you to a docent-lead, private group tour at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center on Wednesday, November 20 from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
|Benefit Board Mini-Auction|
The Benefit Board is hosting A Taste of The Purple Wave 2014, an online mini-auction featuring four exclusive offerings. Register at purplewave.myab.co, view the items and start bidding today using the same technology you will use at the main event in April- your cell phone, tablet or computer.
|Book Fair in the Library — November 4-7|
Support the School library by visiting the Parents' Association Book Fair! This year, the PA is excited to be working with Anderson's Bookfair Company. The event will be held in our library on campus.
|Tom's Blog — "A Sense of Occasion"|
I have a theory — that a sense of occasion is a good thing for people in schools. While students and teachers benefit from consistency, a predictable routine and “normalcy,” there is also something to be said for a shift or a change. [Read Tom's Blog]
|Wright Way Rescue Project|
Congratulations to the Middle School students who participated in raising $834 for the Wright Way Animal Rescue in Niles during last week’s bake sale. A parent contributed another $300 to bring the grand total to $1,134.