The Story of Sunset Ridge

Any story of Sunset Ridge starts with the town of Northfield. The two grew up together. A school that's hailed today as a state leader in test scores, student services and curriculum has its roots in a village that was clearly a late-bloomer as far as schooling goes.

Winnetka, Northbrook, and Glenview all had formal schools as far back as the 1850s. It took Northfield another 40 years to start catching up...


Written by Mary Rhodes