Northbrook School District 28 1475 Maple Ave, Northbrook, IL60062 Encompassing three elementary schools and one junior high school, District 28 enrolls children from northeastern…More Northbrook. The district's goal is to provide children with both an academic and "social-emotional" foundation. Its elementary school physical education programs along with its choir, band and orchestra programs have earned statewide recognition. Larry Hewitt is the superintendent.
Meadowbrook School 1600 Walters Ave, Northbrook, IL60062 One of three District 28 elementary schools, Meadowbrook is led by Principal Rosanne Scanlan. The curriculum emphasizes…More reading and writing paired with math, science and social studies and weekly instruction in in music, art, technology, and "social-emotional literacy." Students participate in physical education daily.
Principal Christopher Finch heads up Westmoor, one of three elementary schools in District 28. Instruction focuses on…More literacy, writing and math, with additional classwork in social studies and science. Beginning in third grade, students may participate in orchestra, and in fourth grade they may join the school band. Fifth graders study French or Spanish. Unique to Westmoor is Skillsurfing, a program designed to teach social emotional literacy and prevent bullying. Skillsurfing is taught in every classroom twice a week.
Greenbriar School 1225 Greenbriar Ln, Northbrook, IL60062 Principal Jennifer Able leads Greenbriar, a District 28 elementary school that serves students in kindergarten through…More grade five. An English/language arts curriculum is emphasized, along with math, science and social studies. The school has a very active parent teacher organization that hosts fundraisers in support of field trips, bingo and movie nights, artists in residence and yearbooks for graduating fifth graders, among other things.