Our Alumni: Jessica Harper ’67

Jessica Harper ’67 has cultivated her love for the arts since being a student at North Shore. 
She is an actress, writer, performer, singer, producer, blogger, award-winning children’s book author and NSCDS Francis Stanton Award recipient for exemplifying our “Live And Serve” motto through her work and life.

The scope of Jessica’s creativity is evident through her work and hobbies. In addition to writing for children, she has also published a cookbook and various music records.

She also made an appearance in the newspaper while attending The Oscars in 2016!
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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.