Welcome

  • Teaching & Learning Staff
    The Department of Teaching and Learning develops and implements the academic program for all students in the school district. It is responsible for all learning, grading, and instructional methods.

    The associate superintendent of learning and instruction oversees the department, and reports to the superintendent. In addition, the department includes the areas of English Learners, human resources, and technology.

    The responsibilities of the Department of Teaching and Learning include: 

    • Academic Programming & Instruction
    • Curriculum Development
    • Curricular Resources
    • Dual Language Services
    • English Learners Services
    • Gifted Education & Extended Learning Opportunities
    • Professional Development
    • School Improvement Process
    • Student Assessments
  • Department Staff

    630-553-4382

    Nick Baughman, Ed.D.
    Associate Superintendent of
    Learning & Instruction
    Ext. 6427
    nbaughman@y115.org
    Profile

    Jill Zapata
    English Learner Coordinator
    Ext. 6429
    jzapata@y115.org
    Profile

    Gloria Nirchi
    Administrative Assistant
    Ext. 4711
    gnirchi@y115.org

    Olympia Romano-Zamora
    Administrative Assistant/Receptionist
    Ext. 7422
    oromano-zamora@y115.org

    Magdalena Emmert
    English Learner Administrative Assistant
    Ext. 6597
    memmert@y1156.org


    Teachers on Special Assignments (TOSAs)

    Tracey Hosey 
    Beth Gambro 
    Kevin Bannon
    Nate Campbell
    Andrea Flodberg
    Meghan Kerr
    Kimber Larson
    Nathan Schroll
    Jennifer Waldvogel
    Jim Wolf