List of 13 news stories.

  • Remote Learning

    What does remote learning look like in 2020? At North Shore Country Day it varies by division. The School provides powerful learning delivered through varying approaches and media and an evolving curriculum that changes week by week as teachers gauge what works well and what needs improvement. 
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  • Winnetka Story – Film Re-release Party

    North Shore Country Day is honored to host the Historical Society and Winnetka native, John Newcombe, a Los Angeles based writer and filmmaker, for the Re-release Party of  Winnetka Story: the History of Winnetka and the North Shore. Glean insights into the making of the film, and view segments of the exciting remastered HD version including new aerial footage!
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  • Meet Kenyatta Forbes

    Among the new faculty and staff who joined North Shore Country Day this year is Middle and Upper School Academic Technology Integrator Kenyatta Forbes. What many may not know is that she is also a multi-disciplinary artist who uses her own experiences as a black woman to open a dialogue about the construction of "blackness." 

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  • Middle School Place First in Math League

    On November 15, eight North Shore Country Day Middle School students participated in their very first math competition and came home with a championship trophy. The team finished first overall at a Math League regional qualifying meet hosted by Pope John XXIII School in Evanston.
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  • FAN Event: The Power of Human: How Our Shared Humanity Can Help Us Create a Better World

    North Shore Country Day School is teaming up with Family Action Network to present "The Power of Human: How Our Shared Humanity Can Help Us Create a Better World." This presentation will take place in our Auditorium Monday, November 4, beginning at 7 p.m.
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  • NSCD Hosts Penn Fellow Meeting

    North Shore Country Day hosted an intensive three-day meeting for about 90 educators involved in the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education Day School Teaching Residency program October 11-13.
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  • Village of Winnekta Proclamation

    North Shore Country Day School students, faculty and staff officially celebrated the School’s 100th birthday today during a very special Morning Ex, commemorating our very first day of school held on October 2, 1919. Students and Head of School Tom Flemma read the following proclamation from the Village of Winnetka naming Octobert 2, 2019 North Shore Country Day School Day.
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  • Centennial Homecoming Sept. 27-28

    The school has special plans to make this year’s Homecoming even bigger and better than ever for the Centennial year. The weekend kicks off with an all-school pep rally on Friday for students JK-12, and all faculty and staff. Both Friday and Saturday are packed with athletic competitions on and off-campus.
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  • Student Receives Princeton Prize

    NSCD student Emmy Cho ’20 was awarded a 2019 Princeton Prize in Race Relations. The Prize, founded in 2003, recognizes and rewards high school students who have had a significant positive effect on race relations in their schools or communities.
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  • 2019 Harold Hines Visiting Fellow

    Genevieve Nielsen ’10 returned to North Shore on May 6 as the 2019 Harold Hines Visiting Fellow. She spent the day on campus meeting with students from all three divisions and talking with them about her work.
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  • Centennial School Year Opens with Morning Exercise

    On September 4, the entire JK-12 student body, and all faculty and staff gathered together for the first time for the 2019-2020 centennial school year’s Opening Morning Exercise. Third Grade Teacher David Green and Middle School English and Public Speaking Teacher Susan Schinleber read the poem “What is Success” by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Head of School Tom Flemma introduced new faculty and staff, and this year’s ASSIST international student was presented with the flag from her home country of Spain. 
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  • Symposium Explores the Future of Work and Education

    Take a minute to imagine the world the Class of 2032 will encounter when today’s junior kindergartners graduate 13 years from now. What skills will they need to be successful? And what could they do without?
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  • Theater and Science Classes Join Forces

    What’s the point of building a fog machine if you’re not going to use it for anything? That’s the question that drove Middle School Science Teacher Ty Scaletta to think about how his students could collaborate with Upper School technical theater students to put their engineering projects to work.
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North Shore Country Day School is a junior kindergarten through 12th grade, college-preparatory school founded in Winnetka, Illinois in 1919.  With rigorous academic pursuit as the cornerstone, North Shore provides many opportunities for all students to excel – in the classroom and the laboratory, on the stage and the playing field, in their communities and beyond.