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  • Community Consolidated School District 15

    District Office/Educational Service Center

    Joseph M. Kiszka Educational Service Center (click for more)
    580 N. 1st Bank Drive, Palatine IL 60067-8110
    Phone: 847-963-3000

    Superintendent's Office Fax: 847-963-3200
    Administrative Services Fax: 847-963-3200
    Personnel & Human Services Fax: 847-963-3162
    Business & Auxiliary Services Fax: 847-963-3061
    Business Services Fax: 847-963-3388
    Department of Instructional Services Fax: 847-963-3119
    Student Services Fax: 847-963-3145
    School Nutrition Services Fax: 847-963-3925
    Environmental Services Fax: 847-963-3995
    Technology Services Fax: 847-963-3235
    Transportation Services Fax: 847-963-3906

    Board of Education (click for more)

    Lisa Szczupaj, President
    Frank J. Annerino, Vice President
    Samantha Bray Ader, Secretary
    Wenda Hunt
    Zubair Khan
    Michael Smolka
    Anthony Wang

    Our Departments

    Superintendent's Office  (click for more)

    Laurie Heinz, Ed.D., Superintendent of Schools

    • Responsible for administering and supervising all district activities to achieve the goals established by the Board of Education
    • Oversees Business and Auxiliary Services
    • Oversees Instructional and Special Services
    • Oversees Personnel and Human Services
    • Oversees Administrative Services

    Administrative Services  (click for more)

    Claire Kowalczyk, Ed.D., Deputy Superintendent of Schools

    • Complaint manager
    • Student assignment
    • District boundaries
    • Student attendance
    • District crisis and emergency management
    • Homeless liaison
    • Oversees Technology Services
    • Oversees Transportation

    Business & Auxiliary Services  (click for more)

    Diana McCluskey, Chief School Business Official

    Joshua Schoot, Director of Fiscal Services

    • Financial operation of the district
    • General business and support functions
    • Fiscal planning
    • Budgeting
    • Accounting activities for the receipt & expenditure of funds
    • Banking and expenditures
    • General and workers compensation insurance
    • Purchase of supplies, materials, or services
    • Oversees School Nutrition Services
    • Oversees Internal Services
    • Oversees Central Distribution functions

    Communications Department  (click for more)

    Morgan Delack, Chief Communication Officer

    • Contact for all media questions and requests
    • Coordinate all district publications
    • Promote goodwill through news releases, presentations, speeches, etc.
    • Website and staff web
    • Mass communications
    • Oversees Reprographics Department

    District Improvement & Data (click for more)

    Thomas Edgar, Ph.D., Assistant Superintendent of District Improvement & Data

    Tim Woomert, Manager, Data Services

    • Supporting the District's Strategic Planning Process
    • Overseeing the District's Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS)
    • Assisting schools implement the school improvement process
    • Coordinating State and District assessments
    • Develop tools to assist schools with assessment information
    • Managing the Academically Talented and Gifted Program
    • Student information and demographics, enrollment and registration
    • Grading, scheduling, and attendance configuration and reporting
    • Data warehouseing

    Facilities & Operations  (click for more)

    James Kaplanes, Director

    Health Services  (click for more)

    Karen Flor, Health Services Coordinator

    • Allergy Awareness
    • Care of Illness & Injury
    • Communicable Disease Management
    • Health & Wellness
    • Medication Administration & Policy
    • Required Health Exams and Immunization Recording

    Human Resources  (click for more)

    Lisa Nuss, Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources

    Philip Georgia, Ed.D., Director of Human Resources-Certified Staff

    Lori Thum, Director of Human Resources-Classified Staff

    • Recruiting, screening, and hiring all district employees
    • Employee orientation
    • Benefits administration
    • Employee recognition
    • Teacher certification
    • Employee evaluation
    • Board of Education policies
    • Negotiation of collective bargaining agreements
    • Official school calendar
    • Workers' compensation
    • Unemployment compensation
    • Substitute teachers
    • Staff development for classified employees

    Multilingual Programs  (click for more)

    Renee Urbanski, Assistant Superintendent of Multilingual Programs

    • Meeting the needs of students whose native language is other than English
    • Accelerating English language literacy while valuing each child's social and cultural knowledge
    • Assessments
    • Bilingual Parent Advisory Committee (B-PAC)
    • English Language Learner Program
    • Junior High Foreign Language Program
    • Transitional Bilingual Education (TBE)
    • Transitional Program of Instruction (TPI)

    School Nutrition Services  (click for more)

    Kristin Voigts, S.N.S., Director of School Nutrition Services

    • Breakfast program offered at many schools
    • Lunch programs offered at all 20 schools
    • Central kitchen
    • Menus, a la carte
    • Free and reduced-price meals
    • Pay fees online

    Student Services  (click for more)

    Ann Scully, Assistant Superintendent of Student Services

    • Special education programs and services for disabled children
    • School health services for disabled children
    • Enrollment procedures
    • Equal education
    • Student absences/excusing children
    • Expected student behavior and discipline
    • Student fees
    • Student records

    Teaching & Learning  (click for more)

    Meg Schnoor, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning

    • Development, implementation, instructional techology support, and assessment of instructional program
    • Provide support to schools through service to buildings
    • Curriculum development
    • Instructional material development and adoptions
    • Instructional strategies
    • Staff development
    • Student support services
    • Specialized programs (second-language programs, Title I reading services, etc.)
    • Special education programs

    Technology Services  (click for more)

    Dave Kuechenberg, Manager of Technology Services

    • Network use agreements
    • Technology standards for students

    Transportation Services  (click for more)

    Tom Bramley, Director of Transportation Operations

    • Bus transportation for students
    • District-owned fleet
    • Bus/Student safety