Administration

Administration 


Thornton Fractional North is comprised of the following administrators. This 5-member leadership team implements the District 215 curriculum and policies.

Dr. Dwayne Evans, Ed.D., TF North Principal

Dwayne Evans 

Previous Employment

  • 6th Grade Teacher, Holy Angels School
  • Athletic Director, Proviso East High School 

Credentials

  • Bachelor of Science, Florida A & M University
  • Master's Degree, Chicago State University
  • Doctorate in Education, University of Illinois at Chicago 

Phone: (708) 585-1001
Email: devans@tfd215.org 


Mr. Brian Rucinski, Assistant Principal of Building Control

Brian Rucinski

Previous Employment

  • Math Teacher, TF North High School
  • Basketball Coach, TF North High School
  • Golf Coach, TF North High School

Credentials

  • Bachelor's Degree, Secondary Math Education, Indiana University
  • Master's Degree in Curriculum & Instruction, Olivet-Nazarene University
  • Master's in School Leadership, Concordia University

Phone: (708) 585-1004
Email: brucinski@tfd215.org 


Mr. Raymond Williams, Assistant Principal of Pupil Personnel Services

Ray Williams 

Previous Employment

  • Assistant Principal of Building Control, TF North
  • Dean of Students, TF North
  • Assistant Director of Activities, TF North
  • English Teacher, TF North
  • English Teacher, Edwardsville High School

Credentials

  • Bachelor's Degree in Education, University of Illinois at Urbana
  • Master's Degree in Leadership & Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago

Phone:  (708) 585-1003
Email:  rwilliams@tfd215.org 


Ms. Kerry Schuldes, Assistant Principal for Instruction  

Previous Employment

  • Social Studies Teacher, TF North
  • Social Studies Teacher, Schrum Middle School
  • Director of Recruitment and Admissions, Seton Academy

Credentials

  • Bachelor of Arts, Benedictine University
  • Master's Degree in Educational Leadership, Lewis University
  • Master's Degree in Educational Technology, American College of Education

Phone: (708) 585-1002

Email: kschuldes@tfd215.org


Mr. Omari  Garrett, Athletic Director

 

Educational Experience:

  • Bachelor’s of Science, Biology/Pre-Professional, Norfolk State University
  • Master’s in Educational Leadership (Cum Laude), Olivet-Nazarene University

Teaching Experience:

  • Science Teacher, John Hope College Preparatory High School
  • Science Teacher, TF North High School

Coaching Experience:

  • Assistant Girls’ Basketball, Homewood-Flossmoor High School
  • Head Boys’ and Girls’ Track & Field, John Hope College Preparatory High School
  • Head Boys’ and Girls’ Cross Country, TF North High School
  • Assistant Girls’ Basketball, TF North High School
  • Head Girls’ Track & Field, TF North High School

Award:

  • 2016 SSC Coach of the Year – Track & Field 

Phone:  (708) 585-1027
Email:  ogarrett@tfd215.org