Superintendent Dr. Anthony McConnell accepted the position of Superintendent at School District 113A
Superintendent Dr. Anthony McConnell has accepted the position of Superintendent with Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A.
Dr. McConnell's last day in District 109 will be Tuesday, June 30. He has served as the District's Superintendent for the past two years and, before that, was the Assistant Superintendent for Teaching, Learning, and Innovation. Dr. McConnell also previously served as Principal of Kipling Elementary School and Assistant Principal of Walden Elementary School in the District.
"The Board would like to thank Dr. McConnell for his tremendous leadership over the past seven years," said Nick Begley, Board President. "During his tenure, we have seen notable improvements in student achievement and a number of exciting initiatives emerge that have benefited our students, families, staff, and community in many ways. He has made a positive mark on our school district community, and we truly wish him well in his future endeavors."
"District 109 will always have a special place in my heart, not only because of the amazing success our students have attained but also due to the relationships I have developed with our families, students, staff, and community," said Dr. McConnell. "It is due to everyone’s hard work, dedication, and commitment to a progressive educational vision that all indicators of student and organizational success continue to increase in this District. I am committed to finishing out the school year strong and making for a smooth transition."
The Board of Education will begin the process to select the next District 109 Superintendent. Details will be forthcoming.