Superintendent’s Office

Dr. John Burkey has announced his resignation effective January 31, 2018, to take a position as executive director of the Large Unit District Association. The Board of Education has named Dr. Bradley Hawk as interim superintendent for the remainder of the 2017-18 school year. The search process is underway for a permanent replacement to begin in the 2018-19 school year. For full information and updates on the search process, visit

The Superintendent’s Office is responsible for overseeing all operations of and providing strategic direction for the District.

The superintendent’s staff also handles District communications and is the District’s liaison to members of the public. This responsibility includes responding to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests, and handling of formal complaints.

In addition, I welcome your questions and feedback directly:

Bradley Hawk, Ed.D.
Interim Superintendent of Schools
(847) 659-6103
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