College Report: 96 percent of students pursuing higher education
Glenbrook South’s class of 2017 reported 96 percent of graduates pursuing higher education this fall at 156 different campuses.
Get to know Casey Wright
Casey Wright is the new Associate Principal of Administrative Services at GBS.
Back to school checklist
If you have not already done so, please take an opportunity to review the Tasks to Complete Before the First Day of School document that was recently mailed to all families.
Laura Fine honored as Distinguished Alumna
Honored as Glenbrook South’s Distinguished Alumna this year was Laura Fine, a Glenview resident, parent and Illinois State Representative. 
Mr. Cope named 2017 Distinguished Teacher

Mr. Bryan Cope has been named the 2017 Glenbrook South Parents Association’s Distinguished Teacher.

District seeks applicants for Board of Education vacancy 

District 225 is seeking applicants for its anticipated Board of Education vacancy, resulting from the recent announcement of a pending resignation by Robert Boron. The newly-appointed Board member would serve the remainder of the four-year term, ending in Spring 2019.
Key Club members measure change with impactful programs

Glenbrook South Key Club members believe in creating sustainable change. They go beyond charity and focus on liberty, meaning they establish programs and opportunities that better the lives of people they help for the long run.

 

Video Tutorial: Get to know our new website
Glenbrook South High School is excited to debut our new website! Please watch this video tutorial to learn helpful navigation tips. 
2017 award recipients, honorees represent Titan spirit
The 2017 Glenbrook South Honors/Awards ceremony was held Thursday, May 25 in the school auditorium.
Glenbrooks to destroy class of 2012 temporary records
In accordance with Illinois statute, Glenbrook North and Glenbrook South High Schools will destroy temporary records for the class of 2012 graduates on June 30, 2017.
GBS Model U.N. team finds success through peer support
The Glenbrook South Model United Nations team has won numerous awards over the years.

But this team never measures its success with trophies.
GBS Model U.N. team finds success through peer support
The Glenbrook South Model United Nations team has won numerous awards over the years.

But this team never measures its success with trophies.
 
GBS takes part in national 'Inside Out' movement
GBS is participating in “Inside Out: The People’s Art Project” through June 9. The display is intended to represent the identity of GBS students and staff both inside and outside the building. More than 140 portraits have been created for this project, measuring 12 square feet each. 
 
Steve Rockrohr named Athletic Director of the Year

GBS Athletic Director Steve Rockrohr has been named the 2016-17 3A/4A Athletic Director of the Year by the Illinois Athletic Directors Association (IADA). He was presented with the award May 7 in Peoria. 

Steve Rockrohr named Athletic Director of the Year

GBS Athletic Director Steve Rockrohr has been named the 2016-17 3A/4A Athletic Director of the Year by the Illinois Athletic Directors Association (IADA). He was presented with the award May 7 in Peoria. 

Students travel, lend helping hand
Galante recently participated in a SaLT (Service and Learning Travel) Spring Break trip to New Orleans where she and about 20 other local students worked to restore housing damaged from Hurricane Katrina (2005) and a tornado that occurred only a few months ago.
Holocaust survivor speaks to GBS students
Hundreds of Glenbrook South students currently enrolled in U.S. History classes attended an in-school field trip March 20. The guest speaker was Aaron Elster of Lincolnshire, an 83-year-old Holocaust survivor.
GBS Career Day launches teens toward success
Few high school students know exactly what they want to be when they “grow up.” And few “grown-ups” can say they knew exactly where their career would lead them.

That’s why Glenbrook South’s Connects-Career Day is such a valuable experience for students.
 
Every two years, more than 150 business professionals donate their time to speak to GBS students during an all-day workshop. This year, there were 544 different sessions for students to choose from.
Random Acts of Kindness Week at GBS inspires state bill

On June 29, the Illinois state legislature approved a new bill, inspired by the work done by Glenbrook South High School students, teachers and administrators. 

Six Titans commit during National Fall Signing Day

Six Glenbrook South athletes signed letters of intent to play Division 1 sports with universities across the country this Wednesday. In recognition of Fall National Signing Day, Titan coaches, teammates, administrators and parents joined the students as they committed to continuing their sport collegiately.

Mandarin-Chinese students explore importance of language at speech contest

As an American-born student of Chinese-descent, GBS junior Katheryn Woo grew up with the dichotomy of studying Mandarin Chinese extra-curricularly, but speaking English at home.

Peer and GBS junior Alexandra Woo found speaking Mandarin Chinese in Hong Kong to have the power to bridge gaps between different cultures.

Where do GBS students go after graduation?

Glenbrook South’s graduating class of 2016 reported 96 percent of graduates pursuing higher education this fall at 184 different campuses.  The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Oakton Community College remain the top college choices selected by Glenbrook South students.

We know the meaning of school spirit

Each year on Loyalty Day, Glenbrook North High School Spartans layer on their green and gold garments and pile into the gym for an assembly celebrating a spectrum of achievements from clubs, athletics and individual pursuits. Their emcees, the five-member Student Activities Board, introduce honors wearing the same striped long-sleeve polos that have been donned for decades. At the end of the assembly, the Down by the River Boys lead a chant that literally has the crowd jumping up and down and “going bananas.”

We know the meaning of school spirit

Each year on Loyalty Day, Glenbrook North High School Spartans layer on their green and gold garments and pile into the gym for an assembly celebrating a spectrum of achievements from clubs, athletics and individual pursuits. Their emcees, the five-member Student Activities Board, introduce honors wearing the same striped long-sleeve polos that have been donned for decades. At the end of the assembly, the Down by the River Boys lead a chant that literally has the crowd jumping up and down and “going bananas.”

GBN and GBS students present night of comedy benefitting Special Gifts Theatre
On Wednesday, December 7, Glenbrook North Spartans will face off against the Glenbrook South Titans in a game of… comedic wits.
GBS presents "The Good Doctor" as winter play

This year's Glenbrook South winter play, Neil Simon’s "The Good Doctor," will tell a series of short funny scenes, connected by one writer who weaves his tales.

Performed by nearly 20 students, the stories will introduce a man who over-apologizes and has a nervous breakdown after accidentally sneezing on his boss, a dentist and his first patient, a defenseless woman who is not so defenseless and military men who discuss their ideal lunch.

The play will be performed Thursday, December 10, at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Friday, December 11 at 4 p.m., in the Lyceum. Tickets are $7 or one free with an activity pass. For more information, visit gbstheatre.com.

“Spark” Dance Show celebrates movement
Glenbrook South will celebrate the “explosiveness” of dance with the winter Dance show, “Spark,” on Friday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the Watson Auditorium. Orchesis Dance Club, De La Cru, Titan Poms and Latino Heat will perform in Contemporary/Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Pointe, Tap, Latin & Bollywood dance styles.

Tickets are $5 for non-reserved seating. Tickets can be purchased from the GBS Student Activities Office or at the door.