NSHDA’s “The Academy”

“The Academy”, founded in 2020, is dedicated to providing a positive and enthusiastic development program for the committed student athlete. The atmosphere will cater to the player looking to play at their highest level possible.  

“The Academy” provides a comprehensive development and mentorship program throughout the calendar year with Coach Taylor in the players corner every step of the way!

“The Academy”

  • Individual player assessments, including video analysis
  • Program runs from September 8th to May 28th
  • Each player receives 130 ice touches, 160 Can/Ice Synthetic and dryland training 
  • Once a month there will be a quest speaker ranging for health to motivational

Remote learning with proctor is completely optional; students can use public school curriculum or my recommendation of Laurel Springs Academy (https://laurelsprings.com). The proctor/ teacher will be there to assist the students.

Registration is now open!

Registration Link: https://nshda.regfox.com/nshda-the-academy

School year started September 8th, 2020.

For more information, you can contact Ryan Taylor (Email: rtaylor@nshockeyacademy.com or 312-925-5656)


“The Shop”

444 Lake Cook Road, Unit 2

Deerfield, IL 60015

Heartland Ice Arena

7384 Lincoln Avenue

Lincolnwood, IL 60712