ISBE, other groups to honor more than 2 dozen school administrators
SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois State Board of Education, Horace Mann, the Illinois Association of School Administrators, and the Illinois Principal Association are teaming up to honor more than two dozen principals and superintendents on April 21.
ISBE officials say they will host a recognition event at The Inn at 835 in Springfield at 12:00 p.m. to honor the effort and hard work of the selected administrators. State Superintendent of Education Tony Smith, Ph.D., says the administrators' "commitment to going the extra mile to help students be successful learners inspires us all and we want to publicly thank them for their dedication."
We have included a list of individuals being honored at today's ceremony below:
Dr. Chad Allison: IL Valley Central USD 321 Joe Burgess: Genoa-Kingston CUSD 424 Reginald Clinton: Beardstown CUSD 15 Dr. Daniel Coles: Wauconda CUSD 118 Kaye Corrigan: Naperville CUSD 203 William Fritcher: Teutopolis CUSD 50 Dr. Judith Hackett: Northwest Suburban Special Education Organization Dr. Dale Hastings: Milford Area Public Schools District 124 Dr. Jonathan Heerboth: West Prairie CUSD 103 Tony Ingold: East Peoria SD 86 Michael Kelly: Carlinville CUSD 1 Dr. Dave Kroeze: Northbrook ESD 27 Steve Lee: Prospect Heights SD 23 Leigh Lewis: Triad CUSD 2 Craig Mathers: West Carroll CUSD 314 Jay McCracken: Putnam County CUSD 535 Sara McDonald: Peru ESD 124, Peru Jeff Mitchell: Wayne City CUSD 100 Dr. Jay Morrow: United Township HSD 30 Dr. Kimako Patterson: Prairie-Hills ESD 144 Dr. Kathie Pierce: Fenton CUSD 100 Dr. Jay Plese: Wilmington CUSD 209-U Dr. Nick Polyak: Leyden CHSD 212 Gary Steiger: Township HSD 211 Dr. Steve Webb: Goreville CUSD 1 Victor White III: Prairieview-Ogden CCSD 197 Dr. Vic Zimmerman: Monticello CUSD 25
For more information about the Illinois State Board of Education, click here.