Human Resources

    Kathleen Kelly Colgan

    Director of Human Resources

    Kathleen Kelly Colgan began her career as an educator teaching Chicago high school students about History and the story of our world, our country and ourselves.  She later served as a Master Teacher and School Director for UNO Charter Schools before serving as an Assistant Principal and later as the Director of Human Capital for ASPIRA Charter Schools.  Kathleen joined North Chicago District 187 in 2015 as an Instructional Specialist at North School before becoming the Director of Human Resources in July 2016.  Kathleen is committed to equity in education and has a passion for encouraging and facilitating the growth and development of teachers and school leaders.  Kathleen holds an undergraduate degree in History from Bradley University, an M.Ed in Teaching & Learning from DePaul University and an M.A. in Instructional Leadership from Northeastern Illinois University.

    Collective Bargaining Agreement

    North Chicago CUSD #187 offers a competitive line of benefits, including

    To establish a complete pre-employment file, please complete the online application. Your application will be retained in active status for one school year. If your qualifications meet our needs, we will contact you for further information and a possible interview.

    HR Representative
    2000 Lewis Ave.
    North Chicago, IL 60064
    847-689-7348 (fax)

    All positions, unless otherwise specified, are open until filled.

    A maximum of 8 years teaching experience may be granted to employees new to District 187.