WINNETKA — Last week the student-actor of New Trier High School’s production of “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” took their first looks at the impressive set built by their peers as they work toward opening night.
WINNETKA — A friendly New Trier High School competition, an hour off of school and plenty of free food and drinks led many excited students last week to Capt’n Nemo’s on Green Bay Road.
GLENVIEW — The group of New Trier High School students meeting at the Glenview Park District pool isn’t the Trevian swim team.
WINNETKA — Bonnie Stern Miller returned to New Trier High School last year to accompany her husband, Tom, who was selected to join the school’s Alumni Hall of Honor.
Thanks to her New Trier friends’ nomination, including her old neighbor from Glencoe, Gail Gumbiner, Miller …
WINNETKA — Timothy Dohrer, principal at New Trier High School’s Winnetka campus, has tendered his resignation and accepted a position at Northwestern University, a new release from District 203 stated.
Dohrer, a 23-year veteran of New Trier, has served as Winnetka campus principal since 2009. …
WINNETKA After 95 years, the New Trier Winter Music Festival continues going strong, “Fruitcake” and all. Shortly before the Dec. 16 performance, senior Rachel Jones and sophomore Solena Rizzato, both of whom perform in the choir and symphony orchestra, were preparing for the show as …
WINNETKA — With American schools placing a greater emphasis on science, technology, engineering and mathematics courses, New Trier High School looked to working professionals from the local community to help guide their students.
EVANSTON — When Joseph Becker first thought about retiring as headmaster of Roycemore School, he couldn’t. He simply didn’t have the time.
Roycemore School’s new head of school Kevin Smith grew up in Cleveland. He was inspired to become a teacher by some of his University of Dayton professors. For 26 years he has taught science, health, reading and physical education, and coached numerous sports at independent …
WINNETKA — When Camille Dominguez was first presented with the opportunity to travel abroad and experience the education systems of European countries she wasted no time applying.
GLENCOE — A school board vote Dec. 10 may propel Central School toward becoming the first Chicago-area public school heated and cooled with geothermal energy.
It may not, however, change the school’s big assembly hall’s status as a place to dress lightly in spring and …
GLENCOE — It’s been almost 20 years, and Eddie Chez is still in grammar school. And there’s no sign of graduation anytime soon.
NORTHBROOK — The upper school at North Shore Country Day School in Winnetka was quiet last week while a majority of students stepped outside the classroom for real-world experience.
WINNETKA — Holiday displays soon will be popping up around Westfield Old Orchard Mall in Skokie, and students at New Trier High School can say they had a hand in creating the visuals that shoppers will experience.
WILMETTE — Combining compassion, innovation and leadership, as Regina Dominican educators are doing with the Wilmette high school’s Vision 20/20 program, is something inventor Thomas Edison would have understood and applauded, one of Edison’s family members told school supporters last week.
GLENCOE — Glencoe’s School Board will vote Nov. 12 on whether Central School should be heated and cooled with geothermal energy.