Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment

The Office of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment oversees the following:

  • Reading, Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies core curricula.
  • Foreign Language, Art, Music, P.E., Technology, and Health programs.
  • Large-scale assessments, including PARCC, Terra Nova and STAR.
  • Instructional Technology.
  • Response to Intervention.
  • School Improvement Plans.
  • Professional Development.

Asst. Supt. for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment

Dr. Kathy Olson, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

Katharine Olson, Ed.D.

(847) 498-2610, ext. 5115

Department Staff

Karen Cortezano
Admin. Asst. for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment
(847) 498-2610, ext. 5120


Erika Bolte
K-8 Literacy Coordinator/Coach
Roshani Patel
Kathy Wegley
Instructional Technology
Michelle Adams
Instructional Technology