Administration

Administration 


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

Mr. Brian Rucinski, TF North Principal

 

Previous Employment

  • Assistant Principal of Building Control, TF North High School
  • 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) 585-1001
Email: brucinski@tfd215.org 


Ms. Lauren Gladu, Assistant Principal of Building Control

Previous Employment

  • Assistant Principal, Garland Independent School District (Garland, Texas)
  • English Language Arts Teacher, Sellers Middle School (Garland, Texas)
  • English Language Arts Teacher, Wilson Middle School (Plano, Texas)
  • Volleyball & Track Coach, Wilson Middle School (Plano, Texas)
  • 5th Grade Teacher, Euclid Elementary (Mt. Prospect, IL)

Credentials

  • Bachelor's Degree, Secondary Education, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Master's Degree in Urban School Leadership, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Master's in Educational Administration, University of North Texas

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


Mr. Raymond Williams, Assistant Principal of Pupil Personnel Services

 

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. DeVale Stubbs, Athletic Director

Previous Employment:

  • School Counselor, Rich East High School​
  • Football and Basketball Coach, Rich East High School
  • Thespian Club Sponsor and Male Mentorship Group Sponsor, Rich East High School
  • Football Coach and Drama Sponsor, TF North High School

Credentials:

  • Educational Specialist Degree in Administration & Supervision​, National Louis University
  • Master's Degree in School Counseling, Lewis University
  • Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration, Illinois Wesleyan University

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