Principal's Newsletter

Shabonee Newsletter - Thank you, room parents, Upcoming performances, 24-25 Adventure Camp Registration...

Monday, February 19, is Presidents’ Day, and school will not be in session. 

Thank you, Room Parents!

We want to acknowledge the effort, care, and time that our room parents gave to the classes for the holiday celebrations this year. The activities were well planned and implemented to make these special events fun for the kids. Thank you for bringing laughter and fun their way! 

Grade 5 Orchestra and Band Performances

The Shabonee 5th grade students who participate in band and orchestra have upcoming performances at Wood Oaks.  There are no performances during the school day. 

5th Orchestra: Fifth graders in orchestra will perform at Wood Oaks on Tuesday, February 27 at 6:30 PM. 

5th Band: Fifth graders in band will perform at Wood Oaks on Wednesday, February 28 at 6:30 PM. 

All performers should arrive at Wood Oaks at 6:00 PM, and wear their black Northbrook 27 music shirt, black pants, and black shoes.  

Grade 4 Orchestra and Band Performance on March 5

The Shabonee 4th grade students participating in band and orchestra will perform at 6:30 PM in the Shabonee Gym on March 5. There will not be a performance during the school day. All performers should arrive at 6:00 PM, and wear their black Northbrook 27 music shirt, black pants, and black shoes.  


The doors will open at 6:00 PM for the 6:30 PM performance. Please do not arrive earlier as the building will not be open. We encourage you to carpool with friends and neighbors because parking tends to fill up. Park only in dedicated parking spots and use extra caution when entering and leaving school grounds. Parking is available in the main lot located off Pfingsten Road, the alternate lot located off Moon Hill Drive, and overflow parking is available behind the gym once the parking lots are completely filled. You may enter at Doors A, N, or E beginning at 6:00 PM. The gymnasium has stairs. Please contact the school office in advance if you have special needs accessing the space. The Shabonee Performing Arts page has more information with a parking map. 

Adventure Campus Registration for 2024-2025

Adventure Campus registration opens Tuesday, February 27, at 11 am. Join us for a virtual meeting from 6:30 pm-7:30 pm on Tuesday, February 20, to learn how the registration process works. New families are encouraged to attend! A Zoom link to the meeting will be posted the day before at nbparks.org/adventurecampus.

Shabonee Spirit Days

  • 23 - Shabonee Color Day (Black and Gold)