Intermediate School Principal Shawn Longacre introduced a new teacher at the
Duneland School Board’s meeting Tuesday night.
Lisa Filipek, the newest science teacher at WIS. “She’s created an
environment where kids wants to come to learn. It’s hands-on, minds on, in a
very loving and caring environment,” Longacre said.
Filipek is a
Chesterton resident whose children are CHS grads. Filipek said she’s excited
for the new school year, and “I’m most thankful for such a supportive and
wonderful staff at Westchester.”
The Board made the
following additional personnel moves:
--Kyle Hicke and
Susan Marton were appointed custodians, and Timothy Taylor was appointed
custodial shift leader, for DSC.
resigned as DSC custodian.
was appointed driver for DSC.
--Faith Michael was
appointed media secretary at WIS.
resigned as attendance secretary at CMS.
--Melissa Topor was
appointed attendance secretary at CMS.
--At CMS, Jose
Carillo was appointed coach, Abigail Elkins was appointed assistant cheer
coach, and Alex Wingate was appointed football B team assistant coach.
retired as administrative assistant to the principal at CHS.
resigned as director of secondary learning and instruction
resigned as DSC integration specialist.