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Welcome Dr. April Miller, New Field Middle School Principal

Dr. April Miller began her role as Field principal July 8.  Dr. Miller joins District 31 with eighteen years experience in education.  After six years as a middle school social studies teacher, she moved onto school administration roles.   She served as an assistant principal at Cary Junior High for two years, followed by a principalship at Big Hollow Middle School  for three years. One year as principal of Lincoln Hall Middle School was followed by five years as principal at Howe Elementary School in Beach Park.  During the 2018-2019 school year, Dr. Miller served as Director of Curriculum in Beach Park. Dr. Miller earned her Bachelor of Arts in History and Secondary Education and a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Northeastern Illinois University.  She earned her Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Concordia University in 2013. She holds a Professional Educator License with an endorsement in middle school and secondary language arts, social studies, English as a Second Language, as well as General Administration and Superintendent license.  Dr. Miller is excited to return to a building administration role and is eager to get to know the families, staff, and especially the students of Field Middle School.