Mr. Polonsky grew up in Arlington Heights, IL and attended Riley Elementary School. He is a graduate of Buffalo Grove High School, received a Bachelor's of Arts and Science at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN, and completed a graduate degree at National Louis University. On his free time, Mr. Polonsky enjoys traveling, biking, hiking, and attending concerts. His goal is to ensure that every student has the opportunity to grow socially and academically in a safe classroom environment. He is excited to work on the 4th grade team!