The Glenbrook Academy of International Studies

Founded in 1981, the Glenbrook Academy of International Studies is a nationally recognized program integrating the teaching and learning of English, Social Studies, and World Languages for students in the Glenbrook High Schools.

The World Language for the Class of 2026 will be Mandarin Chinese. 


Academy Application 2022

Part One:  2022 Academy Application 

Part Two:  2022 Academy Application Packet

Important Dates:

Student Applications are due by Monday, January 24, 2022
Applicant Interview will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022
Teacher Recommendations are due by Friday, February 4, 2022

Interviews and Impromptu Writing:

On Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 3:45 p.m., all Academy applicants must report to Room 2139 at Glenbrook South.  This room is located on the Second Floor, East Wing.  Students will complete the final two steps of the application process -- impromptu writing and a group interview with Academy faculty and current students.

Communication of Admission Status:

By Friday, February 18, 2022 (after school), results will be sent in an email containing The Academy's final decision on placement.  In the meantime, all applicants should complete the high school registration materials required of all eighth graders.  Those eighth graders placed into The Academy will be rescheduled by guidance counselors later this spring.