District 113 notes
Updated: March 7, 2013 12:27PM
Andre honored for achievements
The North Suburban Special Education District Governing Board recognized former District 113 student Josh Andre at its meeting in January. Andre attended Deerfield High School his freshman and sophomore years and attended North Shore Academy for his last two years of high school. Andre is a volunteer at North Shore Academy.
In a very moving presentation, NSA Principal Doug Bolton spoke of Josh Andre’s journey as a student with North Shore Academy, his warmth and charisma, and his true gift in supporting others with challenges similar to his own. Josh was recognized for the work he has accomplished on his own behalf, as well as the work he continues to do on behalf of others that enhances the Circle of Courage community at North Shore Academy.
To view a video about Josh, visit Deerfield High School’s website at www.dhs.dist113.org.
Dance team succeeds in finals
The Warrior Dance Team had a great finish at the IHSA State Finals in Bloomington, Ill. This was the Warrior Dance Team’s first year under IHSA. At the preliminary competition, the team placed 6th out of 30 teams and advanced to the finals. Deerfield High School placed 9th overall.