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Tom's Blog – “Don’t You Just Feel a Little Bit Taller?”
As I made my rounds on the first day of school, I overheard a 6th grade girl make a comment to two of her classmates upon returning to the hallway outside her old 5th grade room: “Don’t you just feel a little bit taller?” [Read Tom's Blog]

"Third Grade Audio" Featured on Podcast
Rob Rosenthal, producer of the podcast How Sound: The Backstory to Great Radio Storytelling, connected with David Green over the course of this summer and ultimately asked if he could do a HowSound episode about Third Grade Audio.

Tom's Blog – "Great Teachers"
"We are privileged to host, Pat Bassett, the former President of NAIS (National Association of Independent Schools) to meet with faculty, staff and Board of Trustees to engage us in being all that we can be as a school." [Read Tom's Blog]

Acorn Spring/Summer 2014
The Spring/Summer 2014 Acorn has arrived! Check your mailboxes in the coming weeks for this excellent issue, or view online on Issuu or the School's website today.

Alyssa Dudzik named Head Girls’ Upper School Field Hockey Coach
The North Shore Athletic Department is excited to announce that Senior Kindergarten Co-Teacher Alyssa Dudzik has been named our Head Girls’ Upper School Field Hockey Coach for the 2014-15 season.

Annual Alumni, Faculty and Student Baseball Game – June 1
The Alumni Relations office is excited to announce that the Annual Alumni, Faculty and Student Baseball Game will be held this Sunday, June 1 from 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the North Shore baseball diamond.

The College List
Many judge a school based on the list of colleges its graduating seniors will attend. North Shore’s annual list is typically impressive, both in terms of the quality and competitiveness, and the range of colleges and universities represented. We are quick to point out however, that looking at the strength of our college list is only a very small part of the story. [Read Tom's Blog] 

Golf Outing – June 10
Golf Outing Co-Chairs Chris Charnas '83 and Bill Bach '87 invite you to join alumni, parents, faculty and friends for North Shore's 15th annual Golf Outing on June 10 at Highland Park Golf Club.

2nd Grade Bake Sale for Barnswallow
Last Tuesday, the 2nd grade hosted their annual bake sale for Barnswallow, an owl rehabilitation and conservation education center (

Middle School Service Week
During the week of May 12, the Middle School Student Council organized a Service Learning Week to support RISE, a Chicago-based service organization that builds schools throughout the African Republic of Angola.
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