At its meeting on May 2, the East Maine School District 63 Board of Education approved the appointment of Lauren Leitao as Nelson’s new Principal. Leitao, currently Bilingual Program Director for Evanston/Skokie School District 65, will step into the role this July; current Principal Dr. Jean LeBlanc retires this June.
Ms. Leitao began her career at Chicago Public Schools, where she served as an ESL Resource Teacher. Past positions also include Principal of District 62's Orchard Place Elementary School. "District 63’s diversity is such a strength, enhancing education for all of our students, and Ms. Leitao’s strong leadership skills and extensive teaching background – coupled with her bilingual education expertise – makes her a great fit for District 63 and for Nelson,” noted District Superintendent Dr. Scott Clay.
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