Homecoming / Reunions

Homecoming Weekend 2021 

for Alumni, Parents of Alumni and Former Faculty
Friday and Saturday, October 1-2

In 2021, we welcome everyone to campus, including our reunion class years ending in '1s and '6s.

All 2020 reunion classes ending in '0s and '5s are invited to officially celebrate an in-person reunion on campus as well for Homecoming Weekend 2021.

2021 Homecoming Weekend Schedule

FRIDAY, October 1

Afternoon: Middle and Upper School Games

5-7:30 p.m.
Head of School Cocktail Party
For alumni, parents of alumni,
current and former faculty and staff
Hall Library

5-7:30 p.m.
 Art Exhibit Opening
Artwork of faculty and staff 
John Almquist Gallery (open Saturday 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

7:30 p.m. Homecoming Bonfire 

7:30 p.m. Reunion Class Gatherings
Off Campus

SATURDAY, October 2

Morning: Middle and Upper School Games

9 a.m. 5K Fun Run for Families, Alumni and Friends 

9:30-10 a.m. Little Raiders Field Hockey
Playing Fields

10:30-11:45 a.m. Raider Review
Head of School Tom Flemma: State of the School
Upper School Student Panel: North Shore Today
Presentation of Francis R. Stanton ’27 Recognition: Rocky Wirtz ’71

12-2 p.m. Enjoy Food, Games, Family Activities
Light Refreshments and Visiting at Hospitality Tents
Tents located on Upper School Quad and Field

1:30-2:30 p.m. School Tours
Meet in Upper School Lobby

12-2 p.m.
Halftime: Jay Bach Iron Raiders Presentation

Evening: Class Reunion Dinners 

If you have any follow up questions, contact Nancy Green Whiteman '71 in the Alumni/Development Office at 847.881.8848; nwhiteman@nscds.org

Joining the fun from out of town? Below is information for hotel blocks in the area.

Renaissance Chicago North Shore
933 Skokie Blvd., Northbrook
reserved rate of $109 a night

Sheraton Chicago Northbrook
1110 Willow Road, Northbrook
reserved rate of $115 a night

2021 Francis R. Stanton ’27 Recognition: Rocky Wirtz ’71

The Francis R. Stanton ’27 recognition is presented yearly to an alumnus/a of North Shore whose life work exemplifies the School’s motto “Live and Serve.” 

Rocky Wirtz '71