Return to School Task Force

  • District 26 has established a Return to School Task Force that is meeting this summer on a weekly basis to develop plans for options to return to school next year.  The taskforce is comprised of administrators, teachers, and support staff. 

    Members of the Taskforce:
    Jenny Aherne                 Pre-K Principal
    Christine Badgerow         EL Teacher 
    Dawn Barrett                  Director of Curriculum & Instruction
    Annette Bear                  CEA Co-President
    Suzanne Blohm               Registered Nurse
    Lori Charbonneau            CEA Co-President
    Brian Coleman                Superintendent (Chair) 
    Kathleen DeRaedt           Specials/PE Teacher
    Jon Diersen                    6-8 Teacher 
    Steve Fields                    Operations Coordinator
    Andrew Fitzsimons          Technology Coordinator
    Andy Gibbs                     Elementary Principal
    Thom Gippert                  Elementary Principal
    Donna Grap                    Transportation Coordinator
    Melissa Lukesh                Curriculum Program Coordinator
    Bridget Hill                      Social Worker/Psychologists
    Amy Marturano               1-2 Teacher               
    Chad Nass                      Elementary Principal
    Terri O'Connell                CESPA President
    Kimberly Qualls               Junior High Principal
    Sue Sweinberg                Nurse
    Lauren Tatman                Pre-K Teacher 
    Jennifer Thomas              Director of Special Services
    Denise Waddell                CESPA Officer
    Lynn Williams                  Instructional Technology Coordinator
    Ryan Zak                        El Program Coordinator