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The Joseph Sears School is located at 542 Abbotsford Road in Kenilworth, Illinois. The building opens at 7:30 a.m. and regular school hours are 8:10 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Library Technology Center regular hours are 7:35 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Thursday and 7:35 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday. Library Technology Center hours are based on availability and may be subject to change.

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The Joseph Sears School Front Office

847-256-5006

Mrs. Susan White

Administrative Assistant to the Interim Principals

swhite@kenilworth38.org


Calendar Dates and Scheduling

Daily School Events

District Forms

Event and Meeting Locations

General Inquiries

New or Returning Student Registration

Parent Directory Questions





Superintendent/Chief School Business Official

Dr. Crystal LeRoy

cleroy@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3805


Building and Grounds Usage

Crisis Management and Security

District Policies and Compliance

Fee Waivers

Financial Documentation or Inquiries

Freedom of Information Act Requests

School Board Policies and Procedures

Sexual Harassment Allegations




Chief Education Officer

Dr. Lisa Leali

lleali@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3882



Academic Acceleration and Student Placement

Academic and Program Offerings

Assessments

Course Progression

Curriculum Philosophy

Remote Learning Days

Response to Intervention

Social Emotional Learning

Summer Scholars

Technology/Instructional Resources/Materials

Inquiries



Dr. Roger Prosise

Interim Principal

principals@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3802

Dr. Gary Zabilka

Interim Principal

principals@kenilworth38.org

Building Safety Drills

Letters of Recommendation for Students Seeking

Private Placements

Specific Issues Relating to Students (After

Teacher Has Been Contacted)

School Rules/Policies

Student Clubs and Extracurriculars

Student Schedules and Teachers


Dr. Stephanie Helfand

Interim Assistant Principal

shelfand@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3886

Bullying Concerns

Section 504 Plan Questions or Concerns for

Students in Grades 5-8

Student Discipline/Behavior Concerns

Technology Questions



Interim Director of Student Services

Ms. Ali Hecimovich

ahecimovich@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3806


New or Existing IEP Administration

English as a Second Language Questions

High School Transition for Students with IEPs

Homebound/Hospital Instruction

Homeless Liaison

Letters of Recommendation for Students with

IEPs Seeking Private High School Placement

Special Education, Including Requests for Evaluation

Summer Scholars for Students with IEPs



Dr. Carrie De La Cruz

Interim Student Services Administrator

cdelacruz@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3887

Instructional Assistant Questions

Northern Suburban Special Education District

(NSSED)

Occupational Therapy

Outplacement Coordination


Assistant Director of Education

Mr. Jeff Gerdin

jgerdin@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3825



Assessment Schedule

Locker Lists and Combinations

Lunchtime/Recess Concerns or Questions

Section 504 Plan Questions or Concerns for

Students in Grades JK-4

Student Daily Supervision


Communication Coordinator

Mrs. Deborah Keegan

dkeegan@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3882



District Media or News Coverage

Website Information and Documents

Sears to Home Newsletter

All School and District Publications and

Brochures

School History



School Nurse

Mrs. Terry Oquendo

toquendo@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3866


Allergies and Other Student Health Concerns

Concussion Policies and Procedures

Medical Forms and Medication

Physicals and Immunizations




Data Manager

Mr. Giovanni Guerrero

gguerrero@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3879


Changes in Parent/Family Email or Contact

Preferences

Infosnap Registration System

AtoZ Connect Family Directory

Parent/Teacher Conference Scheduling

PowerSchool Questions and Access




Bookkeeper

Ms. Trish Culhane

tculhane@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3867



Payments Made or Owed to the School

Accounts Receivable

Accounts Payable

Check Requests/Reimbursements

Invoice Payments and Copies



Executive Assistant to the Director of Student Services

Mrs. Julie Campanaro

jcampanaro@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3801



Employment Vacancy Questions

Facility Rentals

Special Education Transportation Questions


Athletic Director

Mrs. Natalie McLemore

nmclemore@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3878



Athletic Uniforms

Joseph Sears School Athletics

Physical Education Uniforms



The Joseph Sears School Front Office

847-256-5006

Mrs. Laura Wise

Administrative Assistant to Chief

lwise@kenilworth38.org

847-853-3878




Drop-off of Student Supplies/Lunches

New Family Tours and Information

Parking Inquiries