Educational Services

The Educational Services Department is dedicated to providing support and services to students, families, faculty, and staff. The department focuses on developing a curriculum that will maximize student learning, providing high quality staff development to all teachers and paraprofessionals, and offering high-quality services that support the emotional and academic well-being of every student. 

A student’s parent/guardian may request a transfer for their child to a District school other than the one assigned. Please review the process, procedures and application below.


intra-district transfer procedures

intra- district transfer application

INTRA-DISTRICT TRANSFER PROCEDURES-SPA

INTRA-DISTRICT TRANSFER APPLICATION-SPA

Scott Shepard
Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services
Phone: (815) 455-8500 ext. 1012
Email: sshepard@d155.org

Kim Dahlem 
Director of Student Services
Phone: (815) 455-8500 ext. 1011
Email: kdahlem@d155.org

Matt Timmerman
Director of Curriculum and Assessment
Phone: (815) 455-8500 ext. 1043
Email: mtimmerman@d155.org

Lori Hausherr
Application and Services Coordinator-Skyward
Phone: (815) 455-8500 ext. 1027
Email: lhausherr@d155.org

  • Skyward assistance 
  • Email, new-user set-up/password change

Kim DeFalco
Administrative Assistant- Educational Services
Phone: (815) 455-8500 ext. 1012
Email: kdefalco@d155.org

  • Educational Services support
  • Intra-district transfer procedures