Mark Twain Welcomes New Assistant Principal Ellian Eydis

Posted by Janet Bishop on 6/7/2019 8:00:00 AM

Eydis At its June 6 meeting, the District 63 Board of Education approved the appointment of Ellian Eydis as Mark Twain's new Assistant Principal. Currently an Academic Achievement Coach at Stevenson School, Eydis - who joined D63 in 1994 - will step into her new role on July 1. 

After teaching 2nd, 4th, and 5th grade at Apollo, Eydis shifted first into a Professional Development Coach position in 2009 and then, in 2011, to her current role, working at Melzer and Nelson before moving to Stevenson. She holds a BS in education from the University of Kansas, as well as a dual masters degree in educational leadership and curriculum and instruction from the American College of Education in Indiana.

Eydis will join Principal Howard Sussman at Twain next year - expanding the school's leadership team as its student population grows from 300 to more than 425.