Glenbrook North High School

School Overview


2300 Shermer Rd

Northbrook, IL 60062

(847) 272-6400

School Website

View map


Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,995

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Glenbrook North High School

I am a GBN graduate and I find that I am much more prepared and capable of my college classes than my peers. I hated GBN with a passion when I was there but going away to school has truly shown me what GBN gave me. That being said, there is an incredible need for A's. I was a B student but I always felt ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/13/13

I attended this school years ago, and not a day goes by that I don't use some bit of knowledge culled from my exceptional high school education. Fabulous district with unbelievable resources. A top-notch education and facility. Northbrook remains a wonderful place to live because the schools continue ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/01/12

Glenbrook North was an ok school. It wasn't what I thought it would be, it's not the grates school at least the way I was treated there. I was discriminated against by some of the staff I had to go through a lot. they diden't even give me my sat score after I graduated

Posted by a other on 01/14/11

GBN is an amazing school. There are clubs, sports, and the arts to support any student's interests. Totally prepares students for post-secondary education. However, it lacks majorly in diversity. The school tries, but when your population is so homogeneous, it's difficult! I didn't appreciate it ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/15/10

Great instruction for teens prior to entering college. Good preparation for advanced learning. High tech facilities.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

I love Glenbrook North. Glenbrook North prides itself on its 3 AI LOVE Glenbrook North. Glenbrook North prides itself on its 3 A's: Academics, Activities, and Athletics and they do a good job at each. As for the Academics, a few years back they switched to block scheduling, you have 8 classes, 4 of ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/12/08

Great school, offers wonderful programs. great athletic programs, outstanding math science

Posted by a former student on 02/07/06

Great school. Really prepares you for college.

Posted by a former student on 11/29/05

I love Glenbrook North. They have quality teachers, a solid academic college prep program.

Posted by a former student on 11/28/05

The programs are great. It's the students that need some work. I would rather teach students that are more down-to-earth.

Posted by a former student on 11/09/05

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at

School Profile for Glenbrook North High School

Test scores
Test scores for Glenbrook North High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Glenbrook North High School
Northfield Twp Hsd 225
* 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.

Homes for sale near Glenbrook North High School

2611 Woodland Dr 2611 Woodla...
4 br  2 ½ ba
2283 Greenview Rd 2283 Greenv...
4 br  2 ½ ba
2324 Illinois Rd 2324 Illino...
4 br  2 ½ ba
2022 Illinois Rd 2022 Illino...
3 br  2 ba
2384 Castilian Cir 2384 Castil...
4 br  3 ba
2272 Bellevue Pl 2272 Bellev...
3 br  3 ba
Nearby Schools
Charts and Data
Northbrook schools — Glenbrook North High School is located at 2300 Shermer Rd, Northbrook IL 60062. 2300 Shermer Rd is in the 60062 ZIP code in Northbrook, IL The school district for Glenbrook North High School is the Northfield Twp Hsd 225. Glenbrook North High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
School information provided by GreatSchools. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer