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 IAR, Terra Nova and STAR.
  • Instructional Technology.
  • Response to Intervention.
  • School Improvement Plans.
  • Professional Development.

Asst. Supt. for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment

Dr. Katharine Olson, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instructions, and Assessments

Katharine Olson, Ed.D.

(847) 498-2610, ext. 5115
Email Dr. Olson

Department Staff

Karen Cortezano
Data Management and Aquisitions Specialist
(847) 498-2610, ext. 5120
Email Ms. Cortezano


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