Summer School Registration
2018 School Year
General Information

Summer School Catalog

All students residing in Northfield Township High School District 225 may enroll in our tuition summer school program, which will be held at Glenbrook North High School, 2300 Shermer Rd. in Northbrook. Summer School provides opportunities for students to improve academic skills and to explore new interests.

Summer School Schedule

First Semester: Tuesday, June 12th through Friday, June 29th
Second Semester: Thursday, July 5 through Tuesday, July 24th
Oakton Courses: June 11th – June 28th

Registration Start Dates:
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 Class of 2019
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Class of 2020
Thursday, March 15, 2018 Class of 2021
Friday, March 16, 2018 Class of 2022

The registration start dates listed above represent the first day on which students are allowed to register. All registrations begin at 9:00 am on the dates listed above and continue until the close of registration. On-line registration will close Thursday, April 12th. Registration will reopen Monday, April 30th by phone 847-486-4748 or in person at the District Office, 3801 W Lake Ave., in Glenview; Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

It is to your advantage to register on your start date listed above.

    How to Register
  • Go to: https://summerschool.glenbrook225.org
  • Enter student ID and birth date mm/dd/yyyy.
  • Follow prompts to register for summer courses. Summer courses have been pre-approved. You can only register for one course per semester. If you cannot register for a desired course, please contact your counselor.
  • If your desired course is filled, you will have an option to be put on a wait list at no cost. Placement on wait lists does not guarantee enrollment into the course. You will receive a phone call if a seat becomes available. You may be put on a wait list and still register for a different course.
  • Payment is not needed at the time of registration. Beginning, April 16th, Families will receive an email invoice notifying them of any summer school fees due on a daily basis. Families will have one week to submit payment to the GBN or GBS Bookstore, or through the online payment portal. If payments are not received by that time, course registration will be cancelled
  • Out-of-District students can register beginning April 30th at the District Office, located at 3801 W Lake Ave., Suite 100. Glenview. Out-of-District students must submit the registration form with counselor signature, a current physical/immunization record and payment at time of registration.
  • Class of 2018 students still needing course work to graduate must contact their counselors before registering.

Refunds
Refunds will be issued in full to any student withdrawing from a class prior to the first day of school. Parents must verify withdrawals in person, by phone, or e-mail. The Summer School phone number is 847-486-4748. The e-mail address is summerschool@glenbrook225.org.

Tuition and registration fees will be refunded if a course is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment.

The District Office will process check refunds within one week of the cancelled or dropped course.

Student Class Schedule
A schedule listing the course, starting date and class time, will be mailed home the week of May 28th.

Textbooks
Textbooks for summer school may be purchased beginning Monday, June 11th from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the GBN Bookstore. Students should bring cash, check or MasterCard/Visa credit card to purchase books and/or supplies. The GBN Bookstore will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. daily during summer school. The telephone number is 847-509-2407.

Bus Transportation
There is NO bus transportation provided for summer school.

Class Hours
Classes begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at either 12:40 p.m. or 1:35 p.m. Course content dictates additional time for some courses. Course times and dates are listed in the course description.

Summer School Office
The Summer School Office will be located in the Student Activities Office at GBN and will be open for students and parents from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The telephone number is 847-486-4748. For a quick response, e-mail summerschool@glenbrook225.org.

To register for Athletic Camps visit: camps.glenbrook225.org.

Summer School Regulations
We cannot make exceptions to the rules of conduct or attendance and must enforce the rules strictly, quickly, and consistently to maintain an atmosphere conducive to learning.

Attendance
Call the GBN Attendance Office at 847-509-2432 to report an absence. One day of summer school is equivalent to one week of classroom instruction. No more than two absences per semester are allowed in summer school. Tardiness of fifteen minutes or more equals an absence. A third absence will result in the student being dropped from summer school with a "WF." Driver education students are allowed only one absence. See course description for further information. There are no refunds of tuition or fees. Please do not ask for special consideration.

Student Conduct
During the summer, we expect the same behavior as is expected during the school year. Students who use or possess tobacco, controlled substances, or prohibited devices may be dismissed from summer school, as we may also do with those who are truant or excessively tardy, or who commit acts of gross misconduct. These students will forfeit credit and fees for the semester.

Students may possess wireless communication devices on school grounds. However, these devices are to be used only in areas designated for use and in a manner deemed acceptable and appropriate by the school administration. Use of wireless devices in the classroom, in areas being used to conduct instruction or on school trips are at the discretion of the teacher, coach, sponsor, chaperone or any school staff member acting in an official or unofficial supervisory capacity. Use of such devices by students is not to be disruptive to the activity or event.

Academic Dishonesty
The Board of Education for District 225 has established a policy for academic dishonesty. The academic dishonesty policy that has been established for the regular school year will be in effect during summer school. Any student who violates the academic dishonesty policy may be withdrawn from summer school without credit.

    Academic Dishonesty includes such infractions as:

  • Obtaining a copy of tests or scoring devices
  • Using another student’s answers during an examination
  • Providing another student questions or answers to or copies of examination questions
  • Having another person impersonate the student to assist the student academically
  • Impersonating another student to assist the student academically
  • Representing as one’s own work the product of someone else’s creativity
  • Using, or having available for use, notes or other unpermitted materials during “closed book” examinations
  • Duplicating any portion of another student’s homework, paper, project, laboratory report, take-home examination, electronic file or application for submission as accepting a copy of tests or scoring devices
  • Having someone other than the student prepare any portion of the student’s homework, paper, project, laboratory report, take-home examination, electronic file or application, other than for a teacher-approved collaborative effort
  • Permitting another student to copy any portion of another student’s homework, paper, project, laboratory report, take-home examination, electronic file or application other than for a teacher-approved collaborative effort
  • Using any portion of copyrighted or published material, including but not limited to electronic or print media, without crediting the source
  • Any other action intended to obtain credit for work that is not one’s own.

    Frequently asked questions:

    How does summer school affect fall semester placement?
    Summer school teachers recommend course placement for fall. Summer School counselors are available to adjust classes as needed.

    How do I pay for a course I have registered for?
    Payment is not needed at the time of registration. Beginning, April 16th, Families will receive an email invoice notifying them of any summer school fees due on a daily basis. Families will have one week to submit payment to the GBN or GBS Bookstore, or through the online payment portal. If payments are not received by that time, course registration will be cancelled.

    How do I get approved for a class for which I am not currently approved?
    If you have not been pre-approved to register for a specific course in which you are interested, contact your counselor to discuss the approval of that course.

    What is an audit?
    An audit is an indication on the transcript that a student attended a particular class where no credit is issued. Any student taking an audit must adhere to all class and summer school policies. A student-initiated audit must have both teacher and parent approval and be filed in the Summer School Office within the first two days of the summer school semester. Audit forms may not be turned in before the start of summer school. Teacher-initiated audits can be done anytime during the summer school semester.

    What if I want to take a class pass/fail?
    Students must comply with the regulations of the home school when choosing the pass/fail option. This elected option must be made within the first two days of the summer school semester. A parent signature is required to elect this option. For GBN/GBS differences, please refer to the Parent/Student Handbook of your particular school. Pass/Fail forms may not be turned in before the start of summer school.

    What about withdrawing from a class?
    A withdrawal (“W”) from a summer school class can only occur within the first two days of summer school. A “WF” which is a withdrawal with a failing grade will occur at the discretion of the summer school directors or the deans.

    What is the final exam policy?
    Final examinations are given on the last day of each semester. Students must be present for their final examination or they will receive a zero for an exam grade. There will be no final exams administered early or after the last day of the summer school semester.

    How are my grades recorded?
    Grades for summer school courses are listed on a student’s transcript and will be included in the student’s GPA. (This provision includes summer school courses taken in the summer prior to freshman year.)

    When will I get my grades?
    Grades will be mailed for the first semester courses in July and second semester courses in August. No grades will be given out by phone.

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