Glenbard North High School

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990 Kuhn Rd

Carol Stream, IL 60188

(630) 653-7000

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,254

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Glenbard North High School

While many people who go through the school find it a positive influence, it is overall not so. While the general culture of the school is generally positive, it is also problematic. Most students either focus on sports or other extracirricular activities which have no educational potential. Though ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/20/13

I never realized how wonderful the academic program and how rare the achievement oriented culture was at GBN until I went to College and realized how much better I had over so many others that I met.

Posted by a other on 09/30/13

Glenbard north is a stupendous school. even if you do have gifted children they will love gbn. everybody is so open and helpful to everyone. I am a freshman this year and transferring to a new school was difficult but there are so many helpful people there.

Posted by a student on 03/26/13

Glenbard North is a very accepting high school that places me in classes that I'm challenged in. They offer clubs for almost all types of people, and most importantly offer a good learning environment.

Posted by a student on 11/11/09

My daughter takes mostly honors courses. The are very high quality courses with HIGH expectations of the students. Very Pleased.

Posted by a parent on 10/25/08

Had 2 students attend, one honors one special ed. Both programs were top notch. Special ed went above and beyond.

Posted by a parent on 08/13/08

I you have a gifted child, this would be a great school for you. AP classes, extracurricular activities, it's all there. However, I'm not sure what is left for the average or unmotivated child. I have had three average children go there, and none of them flourished there, and they did not go on to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/04/08

Great school!!! No complaints at all. Very academically driven and great opportunity for sports.

Posted by a parent on 07/18/08

What a great school. I'm so happy about the achievement my kids have made here. I find the teachers and staff very caring and available. Super honors and AP classes for admissions in top universities.

Posted by a parent on 11/03/07

many of the teachers don't care at all. i've tried to find help in classes many times, but the teachers seem to be unwilling to help. the new principal doesn't seem to be working on improving teachers, all he wants to do is enforce ridiculous rules like no being late to lunch.

Posted by a student on 08/25/07

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Test scores for Glenbard North High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Glenbard North High School
Glenbard Twp Hsd 87
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Carol Stream schools — Glenbard North High School is located at 990 Kuhn Rd, Carol Stream IL 60188. 990 Kuhn Rd is in the 60188 ZIP code in Carol Stream, IL The school district for Glenbard North High School is the Glenbard Twp Hsd 87. Glenbard North High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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