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Progressive Steps, NN Percussion Group Chosen!

The Niles North Percussion Ensemble has been selected to perform at the Illinois Music Educators Conference which will take place in Peoria, IL on January 22-24, 2014.  This high honor was awarded after Cheryl Filipek, NN Band Director and Mike Moehlmann, Percussion Director applied for the Progressive Steps to play at this statewide concert. The IMEA conference showcases the highest level of student musicians in the state of Illinois.
Congratulations students!
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Niles North Art Students display talent at Old Orchard Mall

NN_Mural_at%20OOThe Niles North National Art Honor Society (NAHS) lent their talents to create a beautiful mural that is on display at Westfield Old Orchard Mall in Skokie. Ten NAHS students designed the whimsical mural with painted peacocks, flowers, floating alpacas, faces and intricate abstract designs. The mural graces the windows of an empty storefront across from Anthropologie on the north side of the mall. Artists include:  Luca Ferincz, Stella Gellar, Anna Poloz, Faisal Warsani, Emily Moy, Sally Lavengood, Aisha Khan, Brittaney Chang, Serena Hocharoen and Corie Adams.