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New Teacher Spotlight – Amy Flewelling

The District and South Prairie Elementary School are excited to welcome Amy Flewelling as a Special Education Teacher. After attending DeWitt Central Community High School in Iowa, Flewelling earned a Bachelors in Exercise Science from Iowa State. She furthered her education at Kansas State and earned a master’s in Kinesiology ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Megan Spencer

We would like to welcome Megan Spencer to North Grove Elementary School as a teacher for our ABLE program! After attending Palatine High School, Spencer attended Illinois State University and received an undergraduate degree in Special Education and a master’s degree in Autism.  In her free time, you will find Spencer ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Ashlee Panozzo

Sycamore Alumni, Ashlee Panozzo, is joining the District family at South Prairie Elementary School as the school nurse! Panozzo earned her degree from Northern Illinois University.  The most interesting job she had was as a PACU nurse at a surgery center! Her hope for the children in our community is that ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Alicia Psenicka

Joining us from Jackson Mississippi we would like to welcome Alicia Psenicka as an art teacher for North Elementary School! After high school, Mrs. Psenicka went to The Art Institute of Chicago for her B.F.A. and earned a B.S. in Media Arts from Mississippi State University.  Her hope for the children ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Nicci DiBella

Nicci DiBella is a new face at West Elementary School, and is teaching third grade! Graduating from Kaneland High School, DiBella earned a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Aurora University.  Reliable, compassionate, and helpful are just a few of the words she would use to describe herself! She loves to ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Lauren Peckham

The District and Southeast Elementary School would like to welcome Lauren Peckham as a second-grade teacher! After graduating from West Aurora High School, Mrs. Peckham earned her degree from Aurora University.  Her hope for the children of our community is for them to be happy, healthy, and have fun! “This year ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Ashley Trainor

Ashley Trainor is joining the Sycamore High School team as a Special Education teacher! After attending Plainfield North High School, Trainor furthered her education at Northern Illinois University.  A school memory that still impacts her today was when she was in elementary school. The library started a program where students could ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Matthew Kosecki

Sycamore High School would like to welcome our new Consumer Economics and Social Studies teacher, Matthew Kosecki. Mr. Kosecki graduated high school in Humble, Texas, and earned a degree in Political Science from UCLA.  You can catch Mr. Kosecki traveling and watching sports in his free time. The most interesting job ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Katie Beebe

Katie Beebe will be joining the North and West Elementary School families as their new social worker! Mrs. Beebe went to Kaneland High School, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from North Central College, and earned her Master of Social Work degree from Aurora University.  In her free time, you can ...read more

New Teacher Spotlight – Heidi Pittsley

Hailing from DeKalb, we would like to give a big welcome to Heidi Pittsley, our Speech-Language Pathologist at West Elementary School. After receiving her undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University, Pittsley pursued her graduate degree from Midwestern University.  Pittsley enjoys hanging out with her dogs, reading, and relaxing in her free ...read more