Northbrook School District 27

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Shabonee Elementary School in Northbrook, Illinois

Northbrook School District 27 is a school district located in Northbrook, Illinois.[1]


Northbrook District 27 is a school district in Northbrook, Illinois. It consists of three schools, Hickory Point, Shabonee, and Wood Oaks. It used to have another one, The Grove, but it closed in June 2010. The average school year in the district is from August 26th - June 8th, unless there are snow days. It is a public school and hundreds of students attend it each year. It has buses, that if paid for, will take students to-and-from the schools. The schools also provide after school clubs. In the schools, students learn about Math, Science, Social Studies, Reading, Language Arts, and have Gym (P.E.), Art, and Music. In Wood Oaks, Health (in 6th & 8th grades), a foreign language, Public Speaking (in 7th grade), Technology, and electives in 7th & 8th grades are taught.


  • Hickory Point (Grades K-2)
  • Shabonee (Grades 3-5)
  • Wood Oaks Junior High School (Grades 6-8)
  • Grove (closed in June 2010) (Grades K-3)

Board of education[edit]

  • Dr. Jennifer Warner, President
  • Mrs. Debbie Rabishaw, Vice President
  • Mr. Ed Feld
  • Mr. Al Mazewski
  • Mrs. Helen Melnick
  • Mr. David Nadig
  • Mr. Kevin Ponticelli
  • Mrs. Jamie Werhane


  • Dr. David Kroeze (Superintendent)
  • Dr. Theresa Fournier (Assistant Superintendent for Personnel and Student Services)
  • Dr. Katharine Olson (Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment)
  • Mrs. Kimberly Arakelian (Assistant Superintendent for Finance & Operations)

School principals[edit]

  • Wood Oaks - Mr. Rob McElligott
  • Shabonee - Mr. John Panozzo
  • Grove (closed in June 2010) - Mrs. Adrienne Moseley
  • Hickory Point - Ms. Sheila Streets


  1. ^ "About Our District". Northbrook School District 27. Retrieved 6 December 2010. 

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